2017 Staff Technology Sale Information

2017 Staff Technology Sale Information

 

If you are interested in the laptops and iPads that we will soon be making available for purchase, please read the information below carefully.Even if you are not interested in purchasing technology, it would be a very good idea for certified teachers to take a close look at our Decision Tree document.


Laptop/iPad Sales Information

Please click the links below to be taken to directions specific for that group.

Certified Teachers

Other Westside Staff Members

Parents and General Public

Westside Secondary Students Grades 7-12

Westside Elementary Students Grades K-6


Certified Teachers

Westside Community Schools will be giving certified teachers the opportunity to purchase the 13″ MacBook Air laptop that is assigned to them at the end of this year. Certified elementary teachers with an iPad 4 with Retina Display assigned to them may purchase their iPad as well. This does not happen every year, only when new devices will be purchased and brought in for use in the upcoming school year.

  • These laptops and iPads are sold “as is” with no warranty or ongoing support.
  • These devices are sold with the understanding that they will NOT be brought back into the Westside School district or connected to the Westside network.
  • 13″ MacBook Air: In order to remove each laptop from district controls and to remove district-purchased software, a “scrub” procedure will need to be run upon it. This procedure will leave individual teachers’ files intact. Pages, Numbers, and Keynote may be reinstalled for free from the Apple App store. Microsoft Office is also free to as long as you continue to be a Westside employee. Information about this may be found at http://area66.westside66.org/westside-students-and-staff-can-receive-office-at-no-cost/ . The laptop cost is $440 and includes sales tax.
  • 4th generation iPad with Retina Display: We will need to reset/wipe iPads as well to remove district apps and to remove the iPads from management. Files will NOT be maintained in this process. The cost is $160 and includes sales tax.
  • Payment must be made at the time of purchase. Accepted payment forms include credit cards, debit cards, Apple Pay, Android Pay, and cash. No checks of any kind or money orders will be accepted.
  • A number of additional 4th generation iPads’s with Retina Display ($160 including tax) and 11″ MacBook Air laptops ($360 including tax) will be available for sale to the public at Westside High School (8701 Pacific) from 9AM to 4PM on June 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th. The same terms mentioned above apply to these devices as well.
  • Please see the linked documents: Decision Tree (this document shows dates, deadlines, and processes relating to your technology ) and the Sales Form.

Other Westside Staff Members

  • A number of additional 4th generation iPads’s with Retina Display ($160 including tax) and 11″ MacBook Air laptops ($360 including tax) will be available for sale to the public at Westside High School (8701 Pacific) from 9AM to 4PM on June 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th.
  • These laptops and iPads are sold “as is” with no warranty or ongoing support. 3. These devices are sold with the understanding that they will NOT be brought back into the Westside School district or connected to the Westside network.
  • Payment must be made at the time of purchase. Accepted payment forms include credit cards, debit cards, Apple Pay, Android Pay, and cash. No checks of any kind or money orders will be accepted.
  • Pages, Numbers, and Keynote may installed on purchased devices for free from the Apple App store. Microsoft Office is also free to as long as you continue to be a Westside employee. Information about this may be found at http://area66.westside66.org/westside-students-and-staff-can-receive-office-at-no-cost/ .
  • Please see linked document: Sales Form

Parents, and General Public

Westside Community Schools will be offering iPad 4’s with Retina Display and 11″ MacBook Air laptops for sale to the public at Westside High School (8701 Pacific) from 9AM to 4PM on June 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th. This does not happen every year, only when new devices will be purchased and brought in for use in the upcoming school year.

  • These laptops and iPads are sold “as is” without warranty or ongoing support. These are not new devices. They have been used by students for 3 years. Individuals looking for devices in new condition with warranty and support should purchase directly from Apple or through one of the local Apple resellers.
  • These devices are sold with the understanding that they will NOT be brought back into the Westside School district or connected to the Westside network.
  • Pricing and Specification:
    • 11″ MacBook Air: The cost is $360 and includes sales tax.
      • 4GB RAM
      • 1.40 GHz Processor
      • 11″ Display (diagonal)
      • Model Name: Macbook Air (11-inch Early 2014)
      • 128GB SSD Storage
      • Built-in FaceTime camera
    • iPad 4 with Retina Display: The cost is $160 and includes tax.
      • Model: MD510LL, ipad 4th Generation (Wi-Fi)
      • Storage 16GB
      • Display: 9.7″ (diagonal)
      • Front and Rear facing cameras
      • 1 GB of RAM
      • Processor 1.4GHz
  • Payment must be made at the time of purchase. Accepted payment forms include credit cards, debit cards, Apple Pay, Android Pay, and cash. No checks of any kind will be accepted. Money orders will not be accepted.
  • Please see linked document: Sales Form

Secondary Students

Westside Community Schools will be giving students grade 7-12 the opportunity to purchase their laptop at the end of this year at check-in. This does not happen every year, only when new devices will be purchased and brought in for use in the upcoming school year.

  • These laptops are sold “as is” with no warranty or ongoing support.
  • These devices are sold with the understanding that they will NOT be brought back into the Westside School district or connected to the Westside network.
  • Laptop specifications:
    • 4GB RAM
    • 1.40 GHz Processor
    • 11″ Display (diagonal)
    • Model Name: Macbook Air (11-inch Early 2014)
    • 128GB SSD Storage
    • Built-in FaceTime camera
  • In order to remove the laptops from district controls, each laptop will have all contents erased at the time of purchase. Students should back up all files and data on other storage (external hard drive, USB drive, etc.) before the time of purchase. The macOS, and the Safari web browser will remain on the laptop’s hard drive. Students can download the Apple iWorks Suite(Pages, Numbers, and Keynote) to purchased devices for free from the Apple App store. Microsoft Office is also free to students while they are enrolled at Westside. Information about this may be found at http://area66.westside66.org/westside-students-and-staff-can-receive-office-at-no-cost/ .
  • The price for the purchase of a student’s 11″ MacBook Air is $360 and includes sales tax. Purchase must be made at the time of check-in and payment must be made at that time.
  • Accepted payment forms include credit cards, debit cards, Apple Pay, Android Pay, and cash. No checks of any kind or money orders will be accepted.
  • A number of additional 4th generation Wi-Fi only iPads’s with Retina Display ($160 including tax) and 11″ MacBook Air laptops ($360 including tax) will be available for sale to the public at Westside High School (8701 Pacific) from 9AM to 4PM on June 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th. The same terms mentioned above apply to these devices as well.
  • Please see linked document: Sales Form

Westside Elementary Students Grades K-6

Westside Community Schools will be offering iPad 4’s with Retina Display and 11″ MacBook Air laptops for sale to the public at Westside High School (8701 Pacific) from 9AM to 4PM on June 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th. This does not happen every year, only when new devices will be purchased and brought in for use in the upcoming school year.NOTE: Because of the age of the elementary students, the size of the financial transactions, and the difficulty of handling purchases at 10 additional locations elementary students will not be able to purchase the individual iPad that they have been using at school. They and their parents/guardians will, however, be able to purchase from the supply of iPads (and 11″ MacBook Air laptops) that will be made available at the Public Sale described above.

  • These laptops and iPads are sold “as is” with no warranty or ongoing support. These are not new devices. They have been used by students for 3 years. Individuals looking for devices in new condition with warranty and support should purchase directly from Apple or through one of the local Apple resellers.
  • These devices are sold with the understanding that they will NOT be brought back into the Westside School district or connected to the Westside network.
  • Pricing and Specification:
    • 11″ MacBook Air: The cost is $360 and includes sales tax.
      • 4GB RAM
      • 1.40 GHz Processor
      • 11″ Display (diagonal)
      • Model Name: Macbook Air (11-inch Early 2014)
      • 128GB SSD Storage
      • Built-in FaceTime camera
    • iPad 4 with Retina Display: The cost is $160 and includes tax.
      • Model: MD510LL, ipad 4th Generation (Wi-Fi)
      • Storage 16GB
      • Display: 9.7″ (diagonal)
      • Front and Rear facing cameras
      • 1 GB of RAM
      • Processor 1.4GHz
  • Payment must be made at the time of purchase. Accepted payment forms include credit cards, debit cards, Apple Pay, Android Pay, and cash. No checks of any kind will be accepted. Money orders will not be accepted.
  • Please see linked document: Sales Form
  • Students can download the Apple iWorks Suite(Pages, Numbers, and Keynote) to purchased devices for free from the Apple App store. Microsoft Office is also free to students while they are enrolled at Westside. Information about this may be found at http://area66.westside66.org/westside-students-and-staff-can-receive-office-at-no-cost/ .