The Educational Services Department supervises and plans all aspects of the curriculum, instruction, and student services for all LUSD elementary (K-5) and middle (6-8) schools. It is responsible for supervising the implementation of rigorous instruction in English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, History-Social Studies, Physical Education, the Arts and world languages through immersion and enrichment. As a part of this responsibility, the assistant superintendent supports the integration of technology/digital literacy in all classrooms and assists administrators and other district staff in their pursuit of technological competence and efficacy in the 21st century.
The Lakeside Union Assessment Team coordinates the dissemination and administration of State-Mandated and District Assessments.
The Assessment Team also supports schools in the collection, analysis and reporting of student academic data, professional development, and program evaluation.
The Educational Services Department coordinates EL identification, assessment, program placement, and support.