1:1 Initiative

Bishop Dwenger High School is committed to teaching and learning that brings digital resources, access, expertise, and skills to our school’s historical success and development of its Twenty-First Century Learners. This blended environment allows for learning to occur beyond our school’s walls and beyond the traditional day.

All incoming freshmen/transfer students for the 2018-2019 year will need to purchase a laptop with the specs listed below and CAN BE PURCHASED ANYWHERE. All devices MUST be imaged at A+ Computers for a fee of $125. All laptops must be brought to A+ Computers for imaging NO LATER THAN July 25th to have them ready for the first day of school.

Laptop Options from A+ Computers (which includes the BD image).

Specs for BD 1:1 Laptop

Windows 10 64 bit
Core i5 or higher
4 GB RAM (8 GB is recommended but not required).
250 Gig Hard

Programs Included on the Image

Office 365 Suite (this includes, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Publisher)
Kaspersky Total Security Anti Virus
Lightspeed Web filtering (filter service fro Bishop Dwenger Network)
Lockdown Browser (locks down browser for on-line testing in CANVAS)
TI-84 Calculator Software
Windows 10 (latest version)
Connection to RICOH SECURE student printer in Media Center (code given on Verification Day)