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                                                         Rancho Del Mar High School

Bring your Own Device (BYOD) Contract

 

 

In order to use any electronic devices in the classroom as a resource and/or to    

listen to music to assist a student to concentrate on his/her school work, the following conditions/rules apply:

 

  • Students bring/use devices and headphones/ear buds etc. at their own risk. Rancho del Mar High School and the PVPUSD are not held accountable for loss, damage or theft.
  • If the teacher has approved a student doing research on a device, but it appears the student is texting, looking at Internet sites and/or spending too much time “messing around” with his/her device and not doing school work, the student will lose the privilege to use his/her device in the classroom and the teacher will confiscate the device.
  • The student may not access any site without teacher permission.
  • If the teacher approves that listening to music assists a student in concentrating on his/her work:
    • The student must bring his/her own headphones and/or ear buds.
    • The sound must be turned low enough so that no one else can hear it. If the volume disturbs others, or if the teacher can hear the sound, the teacher will confiscate the device.
    • The student must be working diligently on completing assignments. If it appears the student is texting, looking at Internet sites and/or spending too much time “messing around” with his/her device and not doing school work, the student will lose the privilege to use his/her device in the classroom and the teacher will confiscate the device.
  • Parents- Students may not call/text, nor receive calls/texts, during class time.
    • If you need to reach your son/daughter during the school day, please call the school office.
    • If a student becomes ill at school, or needs to contact his/her parents, the classroom teacher will send the student to the office. Depending upon severity, or if the student needs to leave school, the office staff will contact you.
    • If you receive a text/call from your son/daughter during the school day to come pick him/her up, and you have not spoken to school staff, please double-check with the school office. School Office: 310-377-6691, ext. 278.

Your signature stipulates that you understand and agree to all the terms stated above, and that if the student does not comply with the terms of this contract, she/he will not be allowed to use a device in the classroom and that it may be confiscated by the teacher, brought to the office and stored with the Principal for the entire day, or longer.