FAQ

My child has not been given a THS computer username. 
This can happen for a variety of reasons e.g. A student starting midyear, missed the day when the usernames where given out. If your child has not been given a THS computer username please have them come see the ICT Team during school hours and they will be given one.

My child has forgotten their THS computer password.
If your child has forgotten their THS computer password please have them come see the ICT Team during school hours for a password reset.

Can my child bring their own laptop to school and connect it to the school wireless?
Any student is allowed to bring their own laptop to school at own risk however currently only Year 9-12 students are allowed to connect to the THS wireless network. Additionally, some students with special needs have also been allowed to connect their laptops to the THS wireless network, this is done on a case by case basis and will need to be negotiated between the school and family.

Does my child get a THS email account?
All THS students receive an email address with their studentcode@thornburyhs.vic.edu.au, for more information click here.

Do I need a bag for the device?
This is one of the best investments for your device. A quality bag will help protect the device while at school and while travelling from and to home. You can purchase a bag through a retailer of your choice.

Does my child need to bring their charger to school?
The school asks that that students do not bring their chargers to the school. 

Will my child be able to leave their laptop at school to charge overnight?
Unfortunately due to security issues we are not able to provide facilitates for students to store their laptop at school overnight.