Privacy Policy to Protect Student Data

  • The Lakeside Union School District is committed to student safety.  The District's investment in educational technology offers Lakeside students the benefit of engaging and tailored instruction based on student input and performance.  We recognize the importance of protecting student safety online and therefore carefully vet our technology to assure it is compliant with student data privacy requirements.  The District also educates staff and students on responsible use of technology in furtherance on student safety online.
    Lakeside Union School District employs software and services from a variety of vendors and service providers. Some products are licensed by the District for use on district owned equipment, and some products are hosted outside of the District and reside in a Cloud-based environment. Student and/or parent information may be stored in these systems to facilitate use by the district staff, students, and parents.
    The following are links to terms of use, conditions and/or policies governing software programs or applications utilized by the Lakeside Union School District for instruction based on student input and performance and/or recording keeping:
    Relevant Regulations

    SOPIPA California (2014, effective 1/1/2016) - Student Online Personal Information Protection Act
    COPPA (aka COPA) - Federal (1998) - Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act 
    FERPA Federal (1974) - Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
    California Bill AB 1584 (effective 1/1/2015) Specifies certain contract requirements with technology providers
    California Bill AB 1442 Outlines requirements for educational institutions' storing of student information from social media.