Please note that on the 17th of December and 19th of December, between 6:30pm and 9:30pm, Citrix, email, eLearn, SIMON and the Family Portal will be unavailable due to Catholic Education Office network upgrades.

Between January 2nd and January 11th, brief interruptions may be experienced due to further CEO upgrades.

Enrolments

Bring Your Own Device

Why BYOD?

Lavalla Catholic College has a strong tradition of supporting learning with modern Information Communication and Technology. 

Learning environments supported by a student centred model of customised mobile technologies, are an effective means of 
fostering student learning.

Students are encouraged to explore a range of applications that best suit their individual learning needs.

The College will provide 

  • A reliable wireless networking infrastructure with access to online learning resources and tools.

  • Educational Software including Microsoft Office 2016, and Adobe Creative Cloud.

  • Access to Filtered Internet.

  • Lavalla’s Learning Management System (LMS) which enables students to access the College’s curriculum online. 

  • Parent Portal - providing parents access to their child’s information such as financial and educational reports.

What do you need?

Laptop Device
  • Screen size must be a minimum of 10”.
  • Battery life must be a minimum of 6 hours.
  • Up-to-date Anti-Virus software.
Considerations
  • USB/Wireless Mouse.
  • USB/Portable Hard Drive to backup and save files.
  • Insurance. 
  • Weight as there is potential for user discomfort.
  • Carry Bag.

Window Devices

Minimum Specification 
  • Operating System: Windows 8.1.
  • Processor: Intel i5 or AMD A6 (at least 2.5 Ghz).
  • Storage: 250GB Hard Drive (SSD preferred).
  • Memory (RAM): 4GB.
  • Graphics: Integrated GPU. 
Recommended Specification
  • Operating System: Windows 10 64-Bit.
  • Processor: Intel i7 or AMD A8 (at least 2.0 Ghz)
  • Storage: 256GB Solid State Disk (SSD).
  • Memory (RAM): 8GB or more.
  • Graphics: Dedicated GPU (at least 1GB).

Apple Devices

Minimum Specification 
  • Operating System: Mac OS X 10.10.
  • Processor: Intel i5 (at least 2.5 Ghz).
  • Storage: 128GB Solid State Disk (SSD).
  • Memory (RAM): 4GB.
  • Graphics: Integrated GPU. 
Recommended Specification
  • Operating System: Mac OS X 10.13.
  • Processor: Intel i5 (at least 3.0 Ghz).
  • Storage: 256GB Solid State Disk (SSD).
  • Memory (RAM): 8GB or more.
  • Graphics: Integrated GPU.