• Southampton Public Schools Student Pledge for iPad

    1. I will take extraordinary care of my iPad
    2. I will never leave the iPad unattended or lend out to other individuals.
    3. I will not take recordings, photos or videos, of any staff or student without the subject’s explicit permission.
    4. I will know where my iPad is at all times.
    5. I will charge my iPad battery daily.
    6. I will keep food and beverages away from my device since they may cause damage to the device.
    7. I will not disassemble any part of my iPad or attempt any repairs.
    8. I will protect my iPad by only carrying it while in the case provided.
    9. I will use my iPad in ways that are appropriate, meet SPS expectations, and are educational.
    10. I will not sign out of my school issued Student Apple id .
    11. I will not place decorations (such as stickers, markers, etc.) on the iPad. I will not deface the serial number iPad sticker on any iPad.
    12. I understand that my iPad is subject to inspection at any time without notice and remains the property of the Southampton Public Schools and I will be held accountable for any inappropriate material found on the device.
    13. I understand that the presence of guns, weapons, pornographic materials, inappropriate language, alcohol, drug, gang-related symbols or pictures will result in disciplinary actions as noted in the district Network Policy and Code of Conduct.
    14. I will not send, access, upload, download or distribute offensive, profane, threatening, pornographic, obscene or sexually explicit materials.
    15. I will follow the policies outlined in the iPad Handbook and the District Network and Computer Policy while at school, as well as outside the school day.
    16. I will file a police report in case of theft, vandalism, and other acts covered by insurance.
    17. I will be responsible for all damage or loss caused by neglect or abuse.
    18. I agree to return the District iPad, case and power cords in good working condition.

    I agree to the stipulations set forth in the above documents including the iPad Handbook and District Network and Computer Policy.

    Student Signature: ________________________________________________________

    Parent Signature: _________________________________________________________ 

    Created 7/1/2011
    Revised 7/15/2012 JDP
    Revised 7/15/2013 JDP
    Revised 7/15/2014 JDP
    Revised 6/23/2017 JDP
    Revised 8/27/2018 JDP
    Reviewed 2/15/2019 JDP

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iPad Pledge

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