Digital Learning

Skyward Family Access

This is where parents and students can view important information about a  student’s educational progress. Parents and students can access Skyward using LaunchPad.  Parents must first register for an account before they can use LaunchPad at LaunchPad is essentially a portal site that provides automated access to different OCPS systems that parents and guardians utilize such as Canvas. The registration process for LaunchPad uses your mobile phone number or email address that you have on file with the school in our student information system. Once registered, visit  to login and access your account. The Skyward (parents) icon on LaunchPad provides access to the following information:

 Skyward  Canvas
  • Online Forms
  • Calendar
  • Gradebook
  • Attendance
  • Student Info
  • Schedule
  • Discipline
  • Test Scores
  • Student Services
  • Graduation Requirements
  • Academic history
  • Portofolio
  • Health Info
  • Login history
  • Test scores
  • Online assignments
  • Online planner


LaunchPad for Students

LaunchPad for Students: Students can visit our district’s Single Sign On dashboard, LaunchPad, at to access instructional software, digital textbooks and more. LaunchPad can be accessed on any device with an internet connection, including laptops, desktops, tablets and smartphones. Through LaunchPad, students are provided accounts to the following types of resources:

 Online Textbooks (Publishers)  Productivity  Instructional Resources  Library Research Tools
  • College Board
  • eDynamic
  • EMC
  • HMH
  • McGraw Hill
  • National Geographic/ Cengage
  • Pasco
  • Perfection Learning
  • Savvas
  • Studies Weekly
  • Vista Higher Learning
  • Canvas
  • Google Drive
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Skyward
  • Beanstack
  • BrainPop
  • CK-12
  • DBQ
  • DefinedSTEM
  • Discovery Education
  • Edgenuity
  • Gizmos
  • iReady
  • Lumia
  • Math Nation
  • Nearpod
  • Newsela
  • PBS Learning Media
  • Read&Write for Google
  • Reading A-Z
  • Reflex Math
  • Study Island (4th & 5th grade science)
  • StudyMate
  • Typing Club
  • Destiny Discover
  • Florida Electronic Library
  • Orange County Library System Virtual Library Card
  • Sora
  • WeStar Music

My Backpack icon on LaunchPad

Once logged into LaunchPad, your child can access all of his/her textbooks connected to his/her schedule. No more trying to figure out which icon goes with each course.


The LaunchED 1:1 digital learning program provides digital learning devices such as laptops or tablets to all staff and K-12 students. Students can request technical help with their district-provided device by submitting a ticket at

The district-provided devices are used in a blended learning environment, where students attend traditional brick-and-mortar schools and use online textbooks, digital productivity tools and instructional resources to personalize their learning environment. Visit to learn more about the LaunchED Digital Learning Program. 

Google Workspace for Education (G Suite for Education)

This is where students create, collaborate, and store files. This is also where students send and receive emails from teachers and students. Students can access their Google account on any device.


This classroom management software allows teachers to monitor, collaborate, and communicate with students.


This is the district learning management system, and the hub of the digital classroom. Students will visit Canvas to check their calendar for upcoming due dates, access course materials, and submit assignments. Parents can access Canvas using LaunchPad or using the Canvas Parent app for iOS, Android, or Windows mobile device to keep up with their student’s calendar and assignments.