Buffalo Schools to Give Laptops to Students
Buffalo Public Schools is providing some students with laptops.
Buffalo Public Schools distributed laptops to students in elementary and middle school yesterday, but it's not too late to get one for your child. Students in grades pre-K through 2nd grade are not eligible to receive a laptop, according to WGRZ. According to the district, all of the laptops have been sanitized.
"It is a huge lift because we want to be very precise in terms of one making sure we target the needs of the district based on the needs of the district. ~ Myra Burden, the Buffalo Public School's chief technology officer via WGRZ
If your child is in elementary or middle school and you were not able to make the pick-up on Tuesday, you can contact the principal of your child's school or the Buffalo Schools Community Help Line at 716-816-7100. The district is also working to give all students access to the internet. The New York Smart Schools Review Board is reviewing the proposal for funding to secure 20,000 hotspots.
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