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School IT Facilities

There are a range of Information Technology (IT) facilities at Pacific Pines State High School. These facilities are designed to meet the needs of curriculum and to assist students in developing skills required for the future.

The school IT facilities include:

  • 30 computers in the Resource Centre
  • 1 computer labs of 28 PCs
  • 4 mobile trolleys with 16 laptops
  • 1 cabinet of 28 laptops

BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)

In 2018 it is an expectation that the parents of year 7 - 11 students will provide their child with a suitable device to participate in class eLearning activities and to ensure that they are fully able to engage and develop essential skills in the technology rich society we now have.

2018 BYOD Information Guide has been developed as a guide for parents and students throughout their BYOD journey at Pacific Pines State High School.
Please see our BYOD Checklist to ensure that your device is compatible.

Windows 10

We have recently been notified that SOME Windows 10 devices are NOT compatible with the Education Queensland system. It is important to know that Windows 10 Home and Windows 10 Pro are compatable with the system however Windows 10S is NOT SUPPORTED by Education Queensland

Microsoft Office for Students

Education Queensland has negotiated with Microsoft to allow students to download the Microsoft Office 2013 suite of products for FREE. Details are provided in the document below.

Office 365 for Students (PDF, 162KB)​​

Password Changes

Students can change their own password here.

IT Support

The school IT Technicians are now located in AR05.

The IT Technicians are able to assist students with issues involving hardware and software on school laptops and also with issues relating to accessing school computers.

IT Support are able to assist students with IT related issues at the following times:

​Open ​Close
​Before School ​8:15am ​9:00am
​Morning Tea
​11:30am ​12:00pm
​Lunchtime ​1:10pm ​1:50pm
​After School ​3:05pm ​3:30pm