Staff Essentials

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Essential Staff Links

Microsoft Home Use Program

  • Free Office 365 for Education

    Microsoft Office 365 Education is available for free to all staff in the Chambersburg Area School District, enabling them to get their work done virtually at any time and from anywhere.

    Install Office on up to 5 PCs or Macs and on other mobile devices, including Android, iPad, and Windows tablets.

    After logging in, select “Install Office” in the upper right-hand corner.


Dell Member Purchase Program

  • Dell is offering the staff, students, and parents of the Chambersburg Area School District a discount on all Dell purchases.  To take advantage of this discount, visit to order online or call 800-695-8133 to speak with a Dell representative.  The program offers monthly specials, 72-hour sales, and "Days of Deals".  You will have to use Member ID number SS29295996 to complete your purchase.

Apple Education Purchases

  • You can shop at the Educational store both college and K12 education.  Mostly the computers are discounted by $50 and iPads by $20.  Go to

  • SMART Notebook 17 for Home Use

    Please follow the attached instructions:


Data Safeguards

  • Safeguards are in place to protect Chambersburg Area School District’s Computer Information System and the sensitive data that it contains.  As such, the CASD Board has approved the Acceptable Use, Cloud Computing, and other policies, which require that those who use the system must comply with the policies.  Users must keep all School District (including but not limited to personally identifiable, confidential, and sensitive employee and student) information and data in the School District’s and in its contracted parties’ CIS systems  including use of CASD’s secure email and CASD file storage (cloud and network) when communicating and saving student data.  The purpose is to keep confidential, personally identifiable, and sensitive student, employee, CASD, and other data and information secure from unauthorized disclosure and from being breached.  This means that Users must not place or keep School District information and data in a cloud computing service, personal email or virtual or online storage, beyond the control, access, protection, and safety of the School District, unless written permission is granted to the specific individual by the Superintendent, and/or designee, or it is approved through School District policy, regulation, rule or procedure.