We expect that the purchased personal devices matching the posted specifications should last students for four years. 
  • The care taken with the device will greatly impact the life expectancy. 
  • A waterproof, protective case can increase the life expectancy. 
Google has published the end of life software support (on Chrome OS) for all Chromebooks. If you plan on purchasing a Chromebook please review the following: https://www.google.com/chrome/devices/eol.html

The school district currently uses a replacement cycle of three years for laptops at the middle school and high school level and four years at the elementary. This replacement cycle is based on heavy use by multiple users and inconsistent battery cycling.