STOP PRESS - IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR CURRENT BYOD STUDENTS
Beerwah State High School is transitioning to a new BYOD network connection for all student BYO devices next Thursday August 6. This new and improved network is called BYOxLink. This will make access for students to the school Wi-Fi quicker and more secure.
We are asking Parents/Carers of students currently connected to our BYOD network to lend their support to this changeover and have students get their devices ready before the changeover on Thursday. It is important to
ensure BYO devices are fully updated with any Windows or Apple updates prior to
following the connection instructions.
Instructions for how to prepare for this changeover are on this page, in video and text form.
The two programs we
offer are the BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) program and the Laptop Hire Program,
where students hire a school owned laptop for educational use at school and at
In 2020, a school laptop hire program commenced, and will continue in 2021. The program opens first to interested Year 7 students then progresses into other grades. There are a limited number of devices in the program.
Our Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) laptop program is about to enter its sixth year and continues to gain momentum.
All students in Years 7 in 2021 are required to have a BYO or hire laptop. Students in Year's 8 to 12 are also strongly encouraged to participate in our BYO laptop program to enhance their learning at school and at home.
Our BYOx program allows students to bring either a Mac or Windows device.
Please refer the device specifications to check whether your device is