This page has some additional information for parents regarding the district's Digital Learning Initiative, as well as some option information and links that you might be interested in.
Every student who brings their Chromebook home needs to have a copy of the Responsible Use Procedures (RUP) signed and on file at their building. For more information and expectation on use and care, please refer to the information within the Technology Handbook for Parents and Students.
The district will be issuing a Chromebook, power cord, and protective sleeve to all students in grades 7-12 for the purposes of expanding what the students can learn and share. Parents are welcome to purchase additional items that might supplement what the district provides. The following information is optional for those interested and not required by the district
Chromebook Repair Costs
The district has tried to keep any expenses to families as low as possible. If a student's Chromebook were to break, it is the responsibility of the family to pay for the cost of repair. The cost of the repair is only for the cost of the part and not for replacing it. Below you will find the pricing list for Samsung and Acer models. There are some cost differences due to there being two different models of Chromebooks,
If you are interested in an extra power cord, you can contact the school for purchasing options or order one from Amazon to have an additional one around for students with multiple households.
The district provides a sleeve that will protect the Chromebook from bumps and scratches. If you are looking for case options that would provide more protection, here are some options that we would recommend. Typically, the more costly cases do a better job of protecting the device.
Flak Jacket is one of the best for protection and will run about $30.