Mundelein High School

Technology at MHS

Director of Technology: Dan Crowe

Mundelein High School is committed to providing its students, teachers and staff with state-of-the-art technology equipment and integration in order to enhance teaching and learning within District 120. 

Students will gain the knowledge and skills necessary for today's technology-centric world and teachers will be able to engage and interact with their students in a technology-rich environment. In addition, our commitment to being at the forefront of technology will allow staff to support students and communicate effectively with their parents and guardians in order to achieve our core values: equity, growth and collaboration.

 

Examples of technology that MHS Technology Staff supports:

  • chromebooks for every student
  • google apps for education
  • smart boards in 95% of classrooms
  • multiple technology labs and collaborative spaces
  • wi-fi with numerous access points, providing fast internet service and coverage for the entire building
  • network integrated systems such as copiers and bell system
  • more than 600 desktops
  • PowerSchool for grades & attendance
  • district website and intranet


students using chromebooks
 
teacher using smart board in business incubator classroom
 
students using computers in computer lab
 

Chromebooks for Every Student

Approved by the District 120 Board of Education in the fall of 2013, the 1:1 (one-to-one) Computing Initiave provides every student enrolled at Mundelein High School with his/her own Chromebook for use during all four years of attendance. Seniors will have the opportunity to purchase their Chromebook at the end of their senior year. 

chromebook cart

Chromebook Documents

Chromebook Pick-Up for Incoming Freshmen & New Students

Incoming freshmen and new/transfer students are eligible to receive a Chromebook after completing the online high school registration process and electronically signing the necessary paperwork. 

Chromebooks will be distributed during freshman orientation each year.

Chromebook Return & Purchase Procedures for Seniors

Chromebooks must be returned or purchased for a senior to be eligible to participate in graduation ceremony.  Failure to either return or purchase the issued Chromebook and A/C adapter may result in an outstanding fee on the student’s district account.

Return Procedure: 

  • All Chromebooks not purchased must be returned by May __, 2018 prior to cap & gown pick up.
  • Seniors may return their Chromebook and A/C adapter to the TSI Office (B135). Chromebooks will also be collected during cap & gown pick up.

Purchase Procedure:

Seniors have the option to purchase the Chromebook that was issued to them by MHS for $25.00. Purchased Chromebooks will be sold “As Is” with no warranty. MHS will not offer any technology or repair support for purchased Chromebooks after May __, 2018. 

Step 1
Pay all outstanding school fees. All fees must be paid prior to purchasing the Chromebook.

 

Step 2
Pay $25 (cash or credit card) for the Chromebook in the school bookstore beginning April __, 2017. Students will receive a paper receipt which is necessary for the next step.

 

Step 3
Bring receipt, issued Chromebook, and AC adapter to the Technology Office in the Media Center for owner verification and decommissioning. Without decommissioning the purchased Chromebook will become inoperable as of May __, 2018.

Seniors: Export your Google Data

Senior Google accounts are deleted August 1 each year. Seniors desiring to export any of their Google data should do so prior to August 1 using the Google Takeout Tool.

How to Export your Google Data (directions with screenshots)
Google Takeout Tool