Teacher Resources – Lakeside Union School District

Teacher Resources


Welcome to the Lakeside family!

The resources provided here are to help you get acquainted with the district, and know where to go for help when you need it.

Of course, if you ever have questions not answered here, don’t hesitate to contact Lauren Pagel, Administrative Asst to Asst Superintendent Kim Reed. She’ll point you in the right direction!

Lauren Pagel, Administrative Assistant (x2608)

Important Personnel

Rachel Camarero, Business Office Secretary (619-390-2640)

How to access Paystubs online, W4, Direct Deposit, general questions about the Business Office rcamarero@lsusd.net

Business Office

Teri Cook, District Office Secretary

IDT, SOC, ELPAC, and a wealth of information that can probably guide you in the right direction no matter what you ask!

District Office

Lisa Delgado, Personnel Clerk (619-390-2638)

Securing Substitutes, general HR questionsHuman Resources


Human Resources

Lisa DeRosier, Executive Assistant to the Superintendent


District Office

Keri Wutzke, Payroll/Benefits

Questions about payroll or benefits, timesheets


Business Office

17-18 Critical Issues

Every year, teachers need to verify that they understand a variety of items relating to policies and procedures of the district. If you are hired before school starts, this form is completed at the site. However, if hired after the start of the year, please complete the below form. If you have questions about any of the items, please ask your site principal.

How To Guides

How to Create an Account in ConnectEd (McGraw Hill)

How to Return Content in ConnectEd

How to Redeem Master Codes in ConnectEd

How To Change Your Email Password

How to Access HMH/SAM (Student Achievement Manager) and Other Account Information

How to Add Students to Class in HMH/SAM (Student Achievement Manager)

How to Print Rosters in HMH/SAM (Student Achievement Manager)

How to Get Started with Illuminate

How to Access SMARTFind Sub System
Need to miss school? Here’s directions on how to secure a substitute teacher.

How To Submit a Samanage Work Order
If you have technology that needs repairs, you will need to submit a work order using Samanage. If you don’t have an account, or forget the login information, please email Mike Mendoza, Technology Dept.

View Your Paystub

To access paystubs for current employment:  https://ess.erp.sdcoe.net  To access paystubs for employment prior to 2015: https://ims.sdcoe.net/PayStubs/Login.aspx

paystub login

Do the following from the main page of the ESS:

1.     Get directions for logging in to ESS and viewing paycheck. Click the link titled Viewing Your Paycheck in ESS to view and download the ESS directions.

2.     Log in. As described in the directions, you will log in with your PeopleSoft User ID and Password.

a.     User ID = Your employee ID without hyphens. Example: 123456

b.    Auto-generated Password = The First 4 of YOUR LAST NAME IN CAPS + Last 4 of SSN. Example: Pat Smith = SMIT6789

3.     Reset your password if you forget it. Click the link titled Forgot My Password to have a new password emailed to you. Note that you must set up a security question/answer first. See the directions for setting this up.

4.     View historical paychecks. Click the link titled Historical Paychecks to go to the site where you can view paychecks prior to PeopleSoft.

Forms, Documents, and Other Important Information

When purchasing items for reimbursement, please ensure you follow all the guidelines on the attached memorandum.

Turn in to Business Services to set up, change, and/or remove direct deposit.

Web Resources for Educators

For best success, open Illuminate in Chrome.https://lsusd.illuminateed.com

Digital content for Wonders/Maravillas, Everyday Math/Matematicas Diarias, and Number Worldshttps://connected.mcgraw-hill.com/connected/login.do

SAM (School Achievement Manager)
Includes FasttMath, iRead, Reading Inventory, Read 180 & System 44https://h100002543.education.scholastic.com/ScholasticCentral

LUSD Instagram
Follow the Lakeside Union School District on Instagram.http://www.instagram.com/lakesideunion

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  • Passionate, Knowledgeable, Skillful Teachers, Supported by Strong Site Leaders, are the Core Strength of our School District
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