• Student Responsibilities For Caring For Chromebooks

    General Care

    • Leave asset tags displayed; do not tamper with or remove.
    • Leave vents uncovered.
    • Clean the screen with a soft, dry microfiber cloth if needed.
    • To clean other parts of the device (including keyboard), use designated computer disinfectant wipes. Never clean an electronic device with water.
    • Report any damage to the device as soon as possible. This means no later than the next school day.

    Classroom Habits

    • Center the device on the desk.
    • Use two hands to open the lid and carry the device.
    • Close the lid before standing up.
    • Follow all directions given by the teacher.
    • Follow copyright laws and cite appropriately sources used from electronic media.
    • Convey to your teacher as quickly as possible, without discussing with other students, any identified security problems or potential online safety issues.


    • Never pile things on top of the device.
    • Store device flat and standing up on its side.
    • Never leave the device on the bottom of the locker.
    • Never leave the locker set to open without entering the combination.

    Traveling to, from, and around school

    • Never leave the device unattended for any reason. Use lockers/PE lockers to lock up in school.
    • Completely shut down the device before traveling.
    • Do not leave the device in a vehicle.
    • If ever in a situation where someone is threatening you for your device, give it to them and tell a staff member as soon as you arrive at school.
    • Do not lean against the device or on your backpack with the device inside.

    At home

    • Take your device home every day.
    • Charge the device fully each night.
    • Use the device in a common room of the home.
    • Store the device on a desk or table - never on the floor!
    • Leave the power cord/charger at home.
    • Protect the device from:
      • Extreme heat or cold
      • Food and drinks
      • Other liquid substances
      • Small children or pets