All grades 4-12 students in Spring Lake Park Schools will be provided an iPad for use in the classroom and to take home. This year, we are upgrading devices for students in grades 5-12 to an iPad Air2, which has a new case design. Grade 4 students will continue using an iPad 2.
In the past, the district provided families with an optional iPad insurance plan. For the 2016-2017 school year, the cost of insurance will be $10 a student with a deductible for breaks. The insurance cost has decreased this year as we feel the new case will help with the breakage of devices.
When you select your insurance option, you and your student are agreeing that the district case will remain on the student's device at all times.
Purchasing iPad insurance is optional for families. However, all families must register online to accept or decline an insurance plan. Once you have selected and registered for an insurance option, your child will be eligible to receive an iPad on the distribution dates determined at each school. Students do not have to pay a fee to receive an iPad.
There are three options to choose from when registering for insurance: