Parent Newsletter for 1:1 Students
Info relevant to current 3rd-8th and 10th grade students
May 16 Parent Meeting for Students Currently in 3rd and 10th grade
End of Year Chromebook & Charger Collection
MRE- June 3
DRE and JRE- June 6
JHS- June 6-7
Damaged or unreturned chargers will incur a replacement fee of $25. Your child will receive the same Chromebook they turn in when they return to school for the 2016-17 school year.
Summer Access for Students to Google Apps and Mail
2016-17 Chromebook Insurance Cost
Optional Protective Chromebook Carrying Cases Available to Purchase through June 3
These high quality cases with rigid, padded walls and corners made by BumpArmor retail at $44 but we are able to offer them at a significantly discounted price of $25 to our students. We are taking prepaid orders NOW through Friday, June 3. Click here to print an order form and send in the completed form along with cash or $25 check made payable to Bedford Public Schools. Your student will receive a receipt for payment and the case will be available to pick up at the same time your child picks up their chromebook in the fall.
If you would like to see a live sample, there is a case in each building front office available for parents and students to view.
(This optional BumpArmor case is not compatible with the black always on carrying cases that current 6th graders are using and will continue to use next year.)
Chromebook Roll Out for 2016-17
Students in grades 9 and 11 will pick up their Chromebooks during their designated day during high school registration during the week of August 22.
Junior High students will pick up their Chromebooks during Bronco Roundup scheduled in August. Specific dates TBD.
5th grade students will pick up their Chromebooks at their building Open House scheduled for August 31.
4th grade students will receive their Chromebook after attending an introduction session during the school day scheduled in September. More information will come home after school starts.