About the ICT Program
Melville Senior High School supports the philosophy of using ICT-based pedagogy and approved technologies to support teaching and learning in the school. Melville Senior High School allows staff, students and parents access to the school network to use online services for educational purposes with school-owned resources and approved personally-owned devices according to our Digital Device Policy. Graphic Design Media students are required to bring a MacBook and will be advised separately.
Setting Up Your Digitial Device
Scroll down to read the information about buying and setting up your digital device.
Third-party Service Providers: Permissions required by the school
Your Device: Recommendations on the device to bring and a portal to purchase the device
Recommended Apps: A list of the applications to set up on your device
Mobile Phone Policy: Mobile phones are to be ‘Off and Away All Day’
Third-party Service Providers
Melville SHS uses a range of third-party service providers for applications with students. In alignment with the Department of Education Students Online in Public School Policy, the school must seek permission for students to access network services and notify parents of applications likely to be used. See the button below to view the Melville SHS Third-party service provider document.
The Department undertakes a risk assessment process to assess privacy and security status. Applications are ranked as requiring notification or bundled consent.
Parents/Guardians will receive a communication via Consent2Go for:
- Permission to have a Network account
- Permission to use Third-party service provided applications
Any questions regarding this process can be directed to Program Coordinator Technologies and ICT, Mrs Deirdre Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org