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Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

St. Dominic Savio Catholic High School is a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) campus.  Each student is required to have a device that meets the Acceptable Device Requirements as outlined in the year they enrolled at Savio so they can access the internet via Wifi, be able to read, create and edit in G Suite for Education and Microsoft Office 365 products and install any required programs.

Technology Policies

 iPad (iOS) products, Chromebooks and Microsoft Windows 10S devices are not acceptable devices due to programs that are required in core courses that are not compatible with these devices. 

G Suite for Education Responsible Use Policy 
 

For additional Technology and Internet Use Policies refer to our Student Handbook located on our Parent Resources page.

 

Technology Tools


Microsoft Office 365

Use your Savio student email and password to install Office 365 for free. All students receive a free download, that is required on your device.

Learn more about Office 365 for Education.

G Suite for Education

All teachers create a Google Classroom to post announcements, assignments, documents, weblinks and grades for students and parents to access or view. This learning management system helps students keep up with classroom activities and submit assignments digitally.

Learn more about G Suite for Education

Benefits of utilizing G Suite for Education and Office 365

To provide students with access to current technology applications and free tools designed for collaboration with other students and teachers

To give students the ability to work on their documents both in school and at home - anytime and anywhere from any Internet connected device

To help students work collaboratively, engage in peer-editing of documents, and publish for a wider audience within the Savio community

To facilitate “paperless” transfer of work between students and teachers

To provide adequate long-term storage space for student work

Setting Up Your Device

Make sure your device is ready for use at Savio.

  1. Select an acceptable device as dictated by the Acceptable Device Requirements posted below
  2. Install and activate an anti-virus software
  3. Install Office 365 from link on this page
  4. Enroll your device in the Savio MDM program
  5. Verify the Wifi Network is on your device
  6. Verify Windows 10 version 1709 or greater is installed by clicking on the Start button and typing "winver" <enter>. If a lower version is installed, run Windows updates to get the latest version.

 

Device Requirements

Before making any device purchases, please review our Device Requirements.

Acceptable Device Requirements

 

Want to learn more about which device to select for your child? 

Learn More  

Technology in our Classrooms

 

Students use a variety of software programs in the classrooms. Learn more about a few common types below.