BYODD useful information


BYODD 2017/2018.

The SCS Office has advised this minimum specification for machines:  LINK     

The College requires that a  proper notebook computer is purchased which meets this spec.

Parents are advised to read the document carefully and to find a retail outlet that can supply such a machine, bearing in mind the recommendations regarding warranty and repairs.

The wireless system compatibility is especially important.


The SCS Portal for machine purchase was discontinued at the end of Term 2, 2017.



The information below applies for 2016 and 2017 BYODD laptops - Yrs 7 and 10 mainly.

Software Information.

Microsoft Office 365 – For Catholic School Students:  LINK    Register using the student CEnet  email address. (For students over 13yrs)


Adobe Creative Cloud - this will now be supplied to students via  a CEnet  username method. The total number of licenses has been ordered, these are being distributed to the students via a SCS/Adobe dashboard.

Link: Instructions

Students have been sent an email with the link.


Yrs 7, 8  and the yrs 10 and 11 Electives - in Art and TAS related subjects- have been assigned a licence, the Adobe application has been approved and the download link emailed to students. The cost of these will be covered by the College for 2017. ($30 per student per year)


Downloading instructions for the Creative Cloud Suite is provided with the link emailed to students and parents have been sent instructions too.


Please Note for 2017: Yrs 9 and 12 already have the Adobe Creative Suite  v. 6.00 on their leased laptops (School licensed software).