Family & Student Responsibilities for Google Chromebook

  • Barnstable High School

    Chromebooks need to be stored in a safe place:

    • Extreme heat or cold will damage the Chromebooks
    • Do not store in cars or leave in the sun
    • Chromebooks need to be kept in a dry area
    • Students should not keep food or drink near the Chromebook
    • Objects should not be stored inside of the Chromebook when closed
    • Chromebooks should be kept out of reach of young children and pets

    Chromebooks should be taken care of:

    • Chromebooks should only be cleaned with a microfiber cloth
    • Students should not lean or put pressure on top of the Chromebook when it is closed
    • Chromebooks should not be carried while open or by the cover.
    • District-owned Chromebooks should never be taken to an outside computer service for any type of repairs or maintenance.
    • Students and families are solely responsible for replacement costs for an intentionally-damaged Chromebook

    Students need to bring their Chromebook to school everyday:

    • Students need to charge their Chromebooks through the night.
    • Students withdrawing from the district must return their Chromebook to the Technology office.

    Home Use:

    • Chromebooks are for school-related use while at school and at home.
    • Please discuss with your student Internet safety and what you consider appropriate use at home.
    • GoGuardian provides monitoring and internet filtering in compliance with the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA). Go Guardian is active at both school and home.
    • Please carefully read our Student and Family Chromebook Expectations.