Senior Laptop Collection Information

Senior Laptop Collection Information

(last updated 04/26/19)

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Arlington Public Schools has provided you with technological resources to support your learning both inside and outside of the classroom while enrolled in the district. As we approach graduation day, you are required to turn in any technological device (MacBook Air and charger, wireless hot spot, etc.) that was loaned to you while enrolled in Arlington Public Schools.

Timeline

May 1, 2019 The on-time laptop turn-in window opens today. You may turn in your laptop, charger, and any other technological resources assigned to you during . NOTE: You may turn these items in anytime before school, during lunch, or after school before 3:15 PM in room B-128.
May 15, 2019 This is the last day that you can turn in your school-issued MacBook for repair. Turn it in to Ms. Stokes-Beverley in B-128.
June 12, 2019 The on-time laptop turn-in window closes today–be sure to turn in your laptop by 3:01 PM to Ms. Stokes-Beverley.
June 13, 2019 The families of any student that did not turn in a laptop will be contacted, and the student’s device will be locked. Do not attempt to unlock your laptop.
June 20, 2019, 12 noon This is the last day and time to turn in your laptop/pay any technology financial obligations and participate in any graduation activities.

Preparing Your MacBook for Turn-In

  1. Save all of your files and work to an external device, such as a flash drive. Save everything that is saved directly on your computer, everything in your Google Drive, everything saved in OneDrive (Office 365), and on any Arlington Public Schools network drive. Once you have saved your work, sign out of iCloud if you are signed in.
  2. Remove your protective cover from your device.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Should I turn in my computer if I’ll be attending summer school?

A: Yes. Please turn in your computer, charger, and any other technological resources that were assigned to you. Ms. Stokes-Beverley will re-issue a computer, charger, and other needed technological resources to you when you begin summer school.

Q: Can I turn in my MacBook early?

A: Please turn in your laptop during the turn-in period.

Q: After I turn in my school-issued MacBook, may I bring in a laptop from home to use while at school?

A: Yes, you may bring in your own laptop to use for the remainder of the school year. Arlington Public Schools is not responsible for lost, damaged, or stolen devices, so please be mindful when bringing your own laptop.

Q: What if I can’t find my laptop or the charger? What are the fees associated with lost/damaged laptops and lost chargers?

A: If you cannot find your laptop or the charger, you may be responsible for the cost. Please visit this site for a list of charges related to school-issued MacBooks, and see Ms. Stokes-Beverley or Ms. Hsu for more information.