1 : 1 Program

Minooka CCSD 201's 1 : 1 (one-to-one) program gives students in grades 5-8 access to a Chromebook to use each day. In grades 6-8, students are also allowed to take those devices home for further support in the learning process outside the classroom. Giving students access to this 1 : 1 program prepared them for success in a technology-driven learning and working environment.

1 : 1 Program Features

  • Students work through the Minooka CCSD 201's domain, maintaining the same filter safeguards throughout the district
  • Provides a similar work environment students would see in the future, such as college or employment.
  • The use of Google Drive allows files to be accessed from anywhere there is an Internet connection with no additional software.
  • Allows for a more collaborative environment with teachers and classmates.

Repair Costs

$20: Top Bezel

$20: Bottom Bezel

$20: Charge Cord

$25: Carrying Case

$30: Trackpad

$40: Keyboard

$50: Screen

$150: Motherboard

$200: Full Replacement

$3/key Individual Key replacement (if possible)

1 : 1 Explained

1 : 1 Program FAQ

My child's Chromebook won't connect to the internet at my house?

  • After making sure your child's chromebook is connected to your home WiFi, have the student restart the chromebook. Sometimes that fixes an issue some people are having with the chromebook tunneling back to Minooka's firewall.

Home WiFi Discounts?

  • You may qualify if you are eligible for public assistance programs such as the National School Lunch Program, Comcast and AT&T have programs for offering reduced rate internet. Please note, acceptance decisions are 100% controlled by Comcast or AT&T. Visit their websites for more information.

Comcast Internet Essentials:

AT&T Access:

How do you prevent cyberbullying?

  • Student's google drives (and documents) are scanned for vulgar or offensive languages automatically and alert notifications are sent to building administration for further review.
  • Teachers are incorporating more digitial citizenship mini-lessons into their courses.

What repair costs are associated with the 1:1 program?

  • Upon the second or third offense, parents will be billed for replacement parts. Most Chromebook parts cost between $20 and $50. For a full list, click here.

What is a Chromebook?

  • Chromebooks are small laptop devices that use the Chrome operating system to access the Internet.
  • Chromebooks have access to Google Apps that are used throughout the district to handle file storage, word processing, and other products similar to Microsoft Office.