BYOD – Device Information
Year 9 – 13
– 10 Inch Screen– Keyboard– IE, Firefox, Safari or Google Chrome web browsers– Windows or Mac operation system– 4GB RAM (minimum)
Windows Laptop or MacNote about Chromebooks: Whilst Chromebooks are acceptable devices for years 9 & 10, they are not recommended. Freyberg High School is a Microsoft School and some apps may not work as intended.
Your child will most likely have this laptop for 4-5 years before needing an upgrade or replacement. One thing to consider when purchasing a laptop is its durability. Consider buying a laptop that is more durable and purchasing a laptop bag to help protect their laptop over this time. You will need to talk to a sales rep to check the durability.
Year 9 students DO NOT require a specialist device with specialist software for their option subjects
Year 10 & 11
Year 12 & 13
Department Option Subjects
Option subjects: -
IMPORTANT: Students are allowed to take any of the option subjects listed above without a 4GB or 8GB RAM device and instead use a Freyberg High School desktop computer in the respective department for access to specialist software. This applies to both classwork and homework. Times students can access desktop computers for homework are defined by the respective department (lunchtime, afterschool). This applies to students who have 4GB RAM devices for access to InDesign (Adobe CC) which requires an 8GB device minimum.
Please Note: If you are struggle to provide a basic device for your child, you can contact Paula in reception for some other options: email@example.com
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