Technology Resources

SCMS Bring Your Own Device

  • Benefits
    • makes possible a 21st century classroom
    • fosters student ownership of their own learning
    • student has real time access to information
    • smooth transition between home and school
    • provides easier student access to online instructional materials
    • supplements school resources and equipment
  • BYOD Zones must be adhered to
  • Hallway, Locker Rooms, Bathrooms, and Cafeteria
    • Prohibited (device is silent and out of sight)
    • Violation will result in confiscation of device
  • Classrooms & Library
    • Prohibited (device is silent and out of sight)
    • Students may use devices if specified by teacher or supervising staff member for instructional use
    • Violation will result in confiscation of device
  • Ask your teacher about connecting your personal device to the FCPS Network

Student participation in BYOD is governed by the Student Rights and Responsibilities (SR&R) document. Parents and students are required to read and accept the Acceptable Use Policy for Student Network Access within the SR&R document. BYOD permission is now acknowledged by signing the parent and/or guardian signature sheet within the Student Rights and Responsibilities Handbook.

FCPS Technology Resources