Student Network Access Agreement printable pdf
Students desiring to use district computers, networks, internet, e-mail, and associated services, shall submit a signed Student Access Contract to the student’s school for filing.
I have read the terms and conditions of the Acceptable Use Policy. I understand and will abide by the stated terms and conditions. I further acknowledge that my use of computers, networks, internet, and e-mail provided by USD 264 are subject to and shall be conducted in compliance with School Board policies and all applicable laws and regulations. By signing below, I certify I have read and reviewed the School Board Acceptable Use of Technology Policy.
I understand if I have personal electronic devices available while at school that the Acceptable Use Policy is applicable to my personal electronic devices available while at school that the Acceptable Use Policy is applicable to my personal electronic devices and that USD 264 is not responsible for any loss or damage or support to my personal devices.
I understand there is to be no expectation of privacy on the network and that authorized USD 264 employees may monitor electronic communication.
Acceptable Use of Technology Policy
A. USD 264 supports the use of advanced technology and increased access to learning opportunities by all students. The goal of the district in providing access to computers, computer networks, internet resources, email, and other online services for students is to promote educational excellence by facilitating resource sharing and communications and to improve access to information. The use of district computers, networks, the internet, or other online services accessed through district resources shall be in support of education and research consistent with the district’s educational objectives. Limited, appropriate personal use of computer technology resources is permitted if it does not interfere with student responsibilities or the educational process.
B. Students are responsible for good behavior and appropriate communication on computers, networks, the internet, personal electronic devices, or other online services just as they are in a classroom or on school property. General school rules for behavior and communication apply. Use of district computer technology must comply with the district and school rules for appropriate use as outlined in board policies school handbooks, the rules established by other network or computing resources used, and local, state, and federal statutes. Use for commercial product advertisement or political lobbying is also prohibited.
For the Parents of Students Under 18:
As the parent or guardian of this student, I have read and understood the terms and conditions of the Student Network Access Agreement and the Acceptable Use Policy. I recognize that it is impossible to restrict access to all inappropriate materials. I accept full responsibility for my child’s compliance and hereby give my permission for my child to use the district network and school devices. I also understand the student may be allowed an e-mail account and it should only be used for educational purposes.
Vandalism or misuse of any kind will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.