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Laptop program 2013

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​Registrations for the 2013 laptop program are now open.  All Year 8 students starting at Beenleigh in 2013 will be receiving a laptop as part of their resource hire scheme ($200 + $150).

All other students in Year 9 to 12 in 2013 can hire a laptop for the year for an annual fee of $150.  Your child can register or continue to use the laptop from 2012 if they pay a $50 deposit to the payment window. 

Students that are new to the program will also need to submit the signed Student Charter Agreement.  All documents that you require for the program can be found in the related document section to the right.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q.  I have a laptop in 2012, but do not want to continue in the program in 2013? 

A.  All students that do not wish to continue in the program need to return their laptop, bag, and charger to the school reception or tech room before the following date:

Year 12 2012 - Friday 9 November
Year 11 2012 - Friday 23 November
Year 10 2012 - Friday 23 November
Year 9 2012 - Friday 30 November
Year 8 2012 - Friday 30 November

Q.  Will there be dedicated laptop classes in 2013.

A.  The school has decided that there will be no dedicated laptop classes in 2013.  Students will be allowed to use their laptop at anytime in class and at home. 

Q.  Is there a discount for siblings?

A.  Yes.  Please speak to the staff at the Payment Window for further information.

Q.  Why is there a $150 annual fee?

A.  This fee covers the cost of having an additional school technician who administers the laptop program to ensure your child receives the best IT support.  The fee also covers the cost of school based software for the devices.