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TUSD provides laptops to students amid school closures during pandemic

Posted at 8:45 PM, Mar 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-27 23:45:51-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — Tucson Unified School District announced Friday its senior loaner laptop pick-up.

The decision is ensuring the safety of students and families during the pandemic.

Senior laptop pick-up begins Monday. Here is what you need to know:

1. Loaner laptop must be picked up by a Parent/Guardian with a photo ID—students will not be distributed a laptop unless they are listed in Synergy SIS as legal self-guardian.

2. Please go to the High school you attend to pick up your laptop.

3. Pick-up times are organized by the student’s last name.

4. Tucson High only: A-L Monday, M-Z Tuesday

5. All other High Schools- MondayA-F between Noon and 1pmG-M between 1 and 2pmN-Z between 2 and 3pm3 to 4pm for those who cannot make their alpha-based time
6. Be sure the bring your photo ID and a pen to sign the form.

7. This is a drive-through pick-up—please stay in your car to facilitate social distancing.

8. If you do not have a car or if you have any respiratory symptoms, please call 520-225-4800—we will work with you to make other arrangements.

9. Please Do Not come If your Senior already has access to a desktop, laptop or tablet at home—they already have what they need. If all students pick up a laptop, we will run out! Please be considerate of the needs of others in your TUSD school community.

10. Limit two loaner laptops per household.