BYOD

(Bring Your Own Device)


 

From the beginning of 2016, all students will bring their device to school every day and have full access to the school’s network and suite of licensed software.

Some important features to note about the program:

  • Students will access the program through one of the two options outlined below.
  • Students will be required to bring their device to school each day– in good working order and fully charged.
  • All families will be responsible for the purchase, care and maintenance of their child’s device. 

 Device Requirements:

- Must support a charge time long enough to be used all day without recharging
- Screen size must be at least 7"
- Should have a protective case

  • PC:
    - Windows 7 or newer
    - Must have antivirus installed and be up to date, software provided by the school
  • MAC:
    - Must be at least OSX version 10.7
    - Must have antivirus installed and be up to date, software provided by the school
  • iPad:
    - Must have iTunes store account to download required applications
    - Students are advised to have an attachable keyboard
  • Android and Chromebook:
    - Must have Google Play account to download required applications
    - Students are advised to have an attachable keyboard

 

Students that currently have a device from previous rollouts (Acer/MSI) may bring in those devices to use as their BYOD.

 

 PLEASE NOTE:  Mobile telephones are not considered suitable devices under this project and will not be connected to the school’s wireless network.

 

 

 click here for BYOD brochure