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Need a Laptop for Summer School?

Need a Laptop for Summer School?

 
Thanks United Way for awarding CPSD a grant to provide laptops for our students. The laptops will be issued to two students per school. There are a few stipulations for students to receive the laptops. The deadline is May 15, 2020. See the guidelines below:
 
Guidelines:
 
  • The purpose of the grant is to provide computers for students of CPSD to 1) continue remediation and enrichment initiatives this summer and 2) have use of a computer during their tenure as students in the district 
  • Child must be a current student of CPSD who will be in 1st-12th grade in the 2020-2021 school year
  • Students must respond to one of the attached essay prompts according to their current grade level
  • Per our district's purchasing guidelines, students may keep the laptops as long as they are students in CPSD; upon leaving the district, they may return the laptops or purchase them at their used value the year that they are returned
  • To be eligible, the student's annual household income cannot exceed $23,000
  • Parents should submit their child's essay and a copy of their proof of household income by May 15th, 2020 to: Canton Public School District, Office of Curriculum and Instruction, ATTN: Essay Contest, 403 E. Lincoln St. Canton, MS 39046
  • Entries must be postmarked with a date that is on or before May 15th, 2020

 

Essay Contest Writing Prompts Due Before May 15, 2020