Hillcrest Drive Elementary School

Community, Music Magnet and Dual Language School

Contact us at [email protected]

Access Amplify Reading


Amplify Reading is a personalized reading program that students can't wait to play. Whether they are just learning to read or mastering close readingAmplify Reading helps achieve off-the-charts reading growth in grades K–8.


This guide will walk you through helping your student login using any device. Your student can retrieve his/her credentials from their teacher. Unfortunately because Amplify Reading is a new program for this school year it does not support the Clever simple sign on service.


1. Navigate to https://lausd.reading.amplify.com 


2. Click or tap on the "Student Login"


3. Have your student enter their [email protected] credentials and login. As a reminder their default password will be "hillcrest" + their room number. For example a student that is in Room 4 their password will be "hillcrestroom4" all lowercase and no spaces.

4. Success! If you see the Amplify "Play" button you have successfully logged in.