Students in Grades 8 – 12 are required to have their own laptop. Students are required to bring this device to school daily and are responsible for the care and safety of this device.
Purchasing Recommendations for Students in Grades 8 to 12
For parents and students new to the BYOD program, John Knox recommends Chromebooks and mid-range PC laptops (in the $400-900 range) for best value. Consider the device weight and battery life when selecting a new device.
Chromebooks in Grade 7
For the 2018-2019 school year, JKCS Grade 7 students will use school-prescribed Chromebooks. These devices will remain at the school at all times, and students will abide by unique guidelines and terms regarding their use.