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1:1 Technology

We are pleased to announced that McKinley Elementary is the first school in San Gabriel Unified School District to be 1:1 in student to computer ratio.  Every student at has equal access to an instructional device whether it is an iPad, a chrome book, and/or both.  We believe that we must prepare our student to be college and career ready.  Every classroom from kindergarten to 2nd grade is equipped with 30 iPads.  Every grade level have their own specific apps tailored to improve student achievement.
Some of the iPad Apps available to student include but are not limited to the follow:
  • Raz Kids
  • Splash Math
  • Easy Book Creator
Every classroom from 3rd grade to 5th grade is equipped with 36 chrome books.  Students have their own Google accounts and have access to the Google office suites.  They are able to do word processing, create spreadsheets, and presentations from their chrome books or any device that is connected the internet.  Student are also able to communicate and submit class assignments and homework through a teacher created Google Classroom.