As our world continues to evolve, we need our young people to be confident, creative and connected; to be active, life-long learners. It is important our education system backs the development of our students’ values, knowledge and competencies so they are set up for success.
Digital technologies are an important part of your child’s world as they use them to connect with each other, to learn new skills and pursue their interests. Technology also offers new opportunities for teachers and leaders, as well as new ways for you, your whānau, iwi and community to contribute to your child’s learning.
From 2021, BYOD laptop is compulsory for Year 9 students. It is our philosophy that a laptop brought to school is for education purposes and sits alongside the many other teaching and learning tools we provide. It is important the laptop brought to school meets specifications, which are outlined below.