Who will be assigned a 1:1 device during the 2016-17 year?
All students in grades 5, 7, 10, and 11 will be offered a device. Students who prefer to use their personal device are allowed to opt out of the device program.
When will students get the device?
Why are 5th graders getting their device during the day and grade 7 and 10 have an evening event?
- The students in 5th grade will keep their device at school. Students in grades 7, 10, and 11 will be taking their devices home each night and have additional requirements understand. We feel the distribution event is the best way to share this information.
Can parents come without a student?
- A parent or legal guardian may attend the event and pickup the device for the student if the student is not available.
My device isn’t working or damaged. Who do I call?
What do I do if I leave my device at home?
How long will I have this device?
Do I keep the device over the summer?
Can I play video games, watch videos and listen to music on the device?
How much is this device going to cost?
Who monitors the activity on the device?
Is a filter provided by the district?
What if my child does something inappropriate or against school rules on the device?
Is this device available for my immediate family to use?
Do the chromebooks require antivirus software?
Do they come with a case?
Is there any software we need to purchase? Are we allowed to install Google Play apps?
- Students will not be expected to purchase any additional software. Students are allowed to install school appropriate applications from the Google Play app store.