1 to 1 Information
In order to provide equitable access to technology the district will be loaning a device to all students grades K to 8 for the upcoming school year. The high school will continue to allow students to use their own device if they choose but will also be able to provide devices for any students who do not have access to one. In Northborough students in grades K and 1 will receive ipads and students in grades 2 through 8 will be given a chromebook. In Soutboro Neary students as well as students in grades K and 1 will receive ipads. The students at Woodward and Trottier wil receive chromebooks. Pre-school classrooms will be equipped with ipads for students to use.
Optional Insurance Program:
As stated in the loaner contract that families sign families will assume responsibility and financial obligation for repair and/or replacement (approximate maximum replacement cost $300) if the device is lost, stolen, damaged, or not returned. All familes have the option to purchase insurace for the device through the Worth Ave. Group, which is a private insurer. Insurance with Worth Ave. Group will protect the device against an assortment of damages. This insurance policy will provide full replacement cost coverage. This policy is also transferable to a replacement unit. Please click this link for information about private insurance with the Worth Ave Group. Please click here for more inforamtion about liability and damage.
How to get Support
If you need any technical support for your school owned device please email:
firstname.lastname@example.org (Northboro grade K-8 students)
email@example.com (Southboro grade K-8 students)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Algonquin students)
Upon unenrolling a child from the Public Schools of Northborough and Southborough for any reason, parents are obligated to immediately return the District owned device and all of its accessories.