Redland Bay State School BYO program
At Redland Bay State School, our Year 5 and Year 6 students are encouraged to bring their own
device to school for learning. Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) supports the delivery of 21st
century learning. It enhances the learning process and prepares students for future studies and
Students have a wide range of opportunities to use their device throughout the year. It encourages student engagement through the use of multimedia task and projects. Please refer to the 2023 BYO Information Booklet for more specific program information.
BYOx Link is the departments solution for student personal devices to connect to the school network. It is a safe and secure system utilising the power of Microsoft InTune. This system allows schools to provide services to students including but not limited to; filtered internet, printers, network folders and school purchased applications if required. For more information on BYOxLink or InTune please refer to InTune Parent Frequently Asked Questions Fact Sheet.
Please refer to all the related links for further information and required forms.
For technical support information please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Purchasing a device from Apple Online Education Store
for education discounts on selected apple products online please visit https://www.apple.com/au-hed/shop for student pricing on iPad's, Mac's and accessories.
Please note you are able to purchase your child's device from any retailer of your choice.
Microsoft Office 2019 apps
For Microsoft Office iPad apps please download them directly from the Apple App Store.
For BYOD students these apps will be signed into as part of the network connection at the start of the year. For MacOS & Windows computers please follow the instructions under the Student Advantage links.
Microsoft Student Advantage (Office)
Microsoft Student Advantage allows students to download and install Microsoft Office on up to 5 personal devices. This is available to all Queensland State School students from Prep - Year 12. Download your Student Advantage software.
Students who want the free software will need use their school email account and password to sign into this page. If your child does not know their username or password please contact your child's classroom teacher or email ICT@redlandbayss.eq.edu.au