iPad FAQs

SSHS iPad FAQ

 

Do I have to sign anything to get the iPad?

Yes both a parent or guardian and the student must sign the iPad user agreement linked here

 

What are the policies concerning district issued iPads and their use?

The policies concerning district issued iPads and their use including DASA regulations, information concerning cyber bullying and our computer use policy can be found here.

 

What comes with the iPad?

You will receive an iPad in a sturdy case and a charger.

 

What apps will be on my child's iPad?

123D Design eBackpack LightSail Education QR Code Reader by Scan
Achieve3000 Edmodo Louvre HD Free Quizlet - Flashcards & Study Tools
Adobe Acrobat Reader Educreations Interactive Whiteboard McGraw-Hill K-12 ConnectED Mobile Room Planner LE Home Design
Adobe Photoshop Express Elevated Math MoMA Rover - The Safe Browser for K-12 and Education
Adobe Voice – Show your story Epic Chromatic Tuner National Archives DocsTeach Science360 for iPad
AirWatch Agent Evernote Nearpod Shakespeare In Bits
Aurasma Faster Scan HD - Scanner to Scan PDF Print Fax Email and Upload to Cloud Storage NotateMe Now Side by Side (Photos)
Best Of Van Gogh Free Find My iPhone Optical Illusions! Simply Yoga FREE 
Book Creator Free - make books with photos video and sound Flashcards [?] Pearson eText for Schools Sketch Guru
BrainPOP Featured Movie Flipboard: Your Social News Magazine Photo Candy - Best Photo Editor To Make Art Add Patterns Shapes And Text On Your Images Socrative Student
Buzzmath Middle School Google Earth Piano ∞ Spanish English Dictionary + Freemium
CHALK_BOARD Google Translate Pic Sketch Free - pictures painter artist draw something on SketchBook Spanish Translator and Dictionary - SpanishDict
ChatterPix - by Duck Duck Moose HudsonAlpha iCell Picasso Drawing Pad Spanish Verbs Trainer
Crazy Photo Booth - 25 in 1 Effects Human Body Facts 1000: Fun Anatomy and Physiology Daily Study Guide Free! Pilates Timeline - Art Museum
Dictionary.com Dictionary & Thesaurus for iPad iPaintings HD Pop Art Coloring By Sonya Paz Totem Poles – LAZ Reader [Level N–second grade]
DK Quiz iTranslate - Translate in 90+ languages with the #1 Free Translator & Dictionary Pop Art Lite Tracing Paper Lite
Doodle Buddy for iPad – Paint Draw Scribble Sketch – It’s Addictive! IXL - Math and English powerOne Scientific Calculator - Lite Free Edition Tres
Dragon Dictation Joan Miró Prezi U.S. Westward Expansion
Early Jamestown Kindle – Read Books eBooks Magazines Newspapers & Textbooks Pro Metronome - Tempo Keeping with Beat Subpision and Polyrhythm for Musicians US History Timeline(Free)
EarthViewer Let's Create! Pottery HD Lite Puffin Academy Videolicious


The District has an extensive list of blacklisted apps, which will be removed from any and all student iPads. The list includes mature content apps, apps that promote violence and social media apps. The full list is available upon request. 

 

Are families responsible if the iPad is damaged lost or stolen?

Yes families are responsible for all costs in regards to their use of the device.  We highly recommend the purchase of iPad insurance. Linked  here are companies that you can use.

 

What if my child forgets his iPad at home one day?

Parents or guardians may bring the iPad up to school or the school will supply a replacement iPad for the day. The replacement iPad can be picked up and signed for in the library.  Students must sign back in the iPad at the end of the school day.

 

Should my child have an expectation of privacy while using the district iPad?

Similar to a school issued locker or any use of the school computer network, children and families should be aware the the District has the right to collect and inspect the iPads at any time.

 

Where can I get up to date information on the high school iPad project?

You can find a great deal of information concerning the iPad project on our webpage by clicking here:

http://www.rvcschools.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=494107&pageId=592870

 

What should I do if my child is having technical issues with the iPad?

You can click here to email a question to our helpdesk:  StudentHelp@RVCSchools.org