Learning Technology

Bring Your Own Device

Students of St Paul’s Catholic College are expected to have a portable computing device

  • Your device is required to comply with the current schools specifications
  • Your device is required to be fully charged before bringing it to school

Please click here for BYOD specifications and additional information

Please click here for Student Laptop purchase portal

Office365 for Students

All students attending Catholic schools in the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle can download and install Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus for free on up to 5 personal computers/devices. This includes:

  • Office 365 ProPlus for PC/Windows
  • Office 365 ProPlus for Mac

Office 365 ProPlus contains the complete Microsoft Office product suite including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, Access and Publisher.

Initial installation and activation requires an active internet connection. Students currently enrolled in a Maitland-Newcastle Diocese school are eligible for the free Office 365 ProPlus licence. To keep the software activated, you must connect to the internet at least once every 30 days. Your Office 365 ProPlus licence(s) will expire if you are no longer a student (e.g. graduate or leave the diocese school system).

Click here to login and download Office365.

BYOD Printing

Access to school printers and photocopiers will be managed by the PaperCut software.

Students commence the year with $5.00 printing credit. Students can purchase additional $5.00 credit vouchers from the canteen.

Printing credit will rollover into the new year. Students must use their student ID card for the Library photocopier.

User Guide: BYOD Web Printing

Logon to access Web Printing and recharge your credit.

Important Links

Below are some useful documents and links:

Cyber Safety 

OneNote - Click here

Getting the most out of your device: Tips and tricks

Instructions for setting up OneDrive