We are pleased to announce that access to the school wide network, as well as the Internet, is available to students and staff in our school who qualify. To qualify, students and parents must read, sign and return our Acceptable Use Policy which will be given to students during the first week of school.
The staff of McConnell Middle School strongly believes in the educational value of technology and recognizes its potential to support the curriculum and student learning in facilitating resource sharing, innovation, and communication. We will make every effort to provide quality experiences to students and teachers using these services, however, inappropriate interaction with any information service or inappropriate use of computer equipment is strictly prohibited.
Please read this document carefully. Only after you and your parents/guardians have read and signed the document, will you be permitted access to the school's network.
Please read this acceptable use policy carefully. After the student and a parent/guardian have read and signed this document, access to the school's technology will be permitted. Any student violating the provisions of this agreement may be denied access and will be subject to disciplinary action.
McConnell Middle School Technology
Acceptable Use Policy
1. Personal Responsibility:
As a representative of McConnell Middle School, each student accepts personal
responsibility for reporting any misuse of technology. Misuse is viewed
as any inappropriate use of the technology or use for other than curriculum
Please sign and return this document to the homeroom teacher.
STUDENT: I understand and will abide by the provisions and conditions of this agreement and understand that any violations of the above provisions may result in the loss of my technology privileges as well as disciplinary action. I also agree to report any violations of this agreement.
Student Signature: _______________________________________
PARENT OR GUARDIAN: As
the parent or guardian of this student, I have read this agreement and
understand that access to the computers and to the school wide network is
designed for educational purposes. I understand that it is impossible for
McConnell Middle School to restrict access to all controversial materials,
and I will not hold the school responsible for materials acquired on the
I hereby GIVE my permission to McConnell Middle School to permit my child access to the school's technologies.
I hereby DENY my permission to McConnell Middle School to permit my child access to the school's technologies.
Parent or Guardian Name (please print): ________________________________________________
E-Mail Address (if
available): Home: __________________________________________
Signature: ______________________________________________ Date: _______________
SPONSORING (HOMEROOM) TEACHER: I have read this agreement and will promote acceptable use of the school wide network and technologies. Because the student may use the network for individual work or in the context of another class, I cannot be held responsible for the student use of the network. As the sponsoring teacher, I agree to instruct the student on acceptable use of the network and proper network etiquette.