Required ipad Setup & Training

Junior high students and teacher work together at the white board

Junior High iPad Requirements

All sixth grade students AND students new to the junior high, along with one parent/guardian, are required to complete the iPad setup for school use. To complete the required iPad setup for school use:

Beginning August 6, complete the online iPad Setup Checklist on your own. Click here to access the online iPad Setup Checklist. 

iPad Requirements

The iPad is used extensively by students in the access of information and completion of work. Therefore, students are expected to bring their personal iPad to school every day. 

Recommended Specifications
  • iPad, iPad Air (latest model), iPad Pro (11” max.), or the most current model
  • 128GB of storage
  • AppleCare+ for iPad
  • Protective Case (for example, Gumdrop or Otterbox)
  • Keyboard (for example, Apple Smart Keyboard or Logitech Slim Folio)
Minimum Specifications
  • iPad Air 2 or later (9.7” or 11” models only)
  • 64GB of storage
  • AppleCare+ for iPad
  • Protective Case (for example, Gumdrop or Otterbox)
  • Keyboard (for example, Apple Smart Keyboard or Logitech Slim Folio)
Accessories (recommended but not required)
  • Stylus*
  • Earbuds

* Apple pens not recommended

Not Supported
  • iPad Air, iPad 1, iPad Mini, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPad Pro 12.9”

Note: Do not install any VPN applications (i.e. Betternet, EyeDactic, VyperVPN, PIA, IPVanish, Tunnel Bear, etc.). VPN clients usurp control of the student’s network connection and will result in their device being unable to reconnect to the VCS network.

Please fill out a VCS Learning Support request form.

VCS Learning Support Form