Getting Started


The following information is provided as a guide for parents in order for the iPad you pruchase to be an effective tool for your child.

Basic specifications:

Please note if the iPad you purchase is exlusively for school use, the 16GB device will be adequeate to meet school requirments. However, if you wish to purchase extra capacity for your child, to allow for future use, you are more than welcome to do so. This will allow more multimedia and Apps to be stored on the device.


Case - Please ensure that you provide an adequate cover that will protect the iPad and one which includes an iPad stand to encourage correct posture. It is our recommendation that you provide a bag for the iPad to be transported to and from school to ensure maximum protection.


Wi-fi at home. The school will connect each child to Sacred Heart's wireless internet.


Insurance - It is the responsiblity of the family to insure their device and any breakages or damage that may occur is the responsiblity of the owner. It is advised that you check your home and contents insurance - this may be a viable option for you.