The District provides a Public-access wireless network (NSDPublic) for staff, students, guests and visitors to connect personal computing devices while on district property (see exceptions below).
All use of a District wireless network is subject to the NSD Responsible Use Procedure — School Board Procedure 2022P. Personal use of the network with a non-district device must meet the State de minimus criteria, which does not allow for any network connection that would make excessive use of resources or create a support burden for District staff.
Personal computing devices are NOT allowed to connect to the wired network at any time. Personal devices may contain malware (viruses, etc.) that can spread to other district devices as soon as the device is connected. Only wireless connections are allowed.
How to Connect a Personal Device to NSDPublic:
Due to the wide variety of devices that could be connected, we cannot provide detailed instructions for every device. In general, the following should work on all devices:
Your device will be connected to the NSDPublic network.
Limitations on use of the NSDPublic network
State law restricts financial activities while connected to the NSDPublic network:
As the District network is provided through public funds, there are other limitations on its use outlined in the District Responsible Use Policy. Here are few we want to highlight:
Article ID: 115
Created On: Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 3:09 PM
Last Updated On: Tue, Nov 20, 2018 at 12:45 PM
Authored by: Maija Stein
Online URL: https://kb.nsd.org/article-115.html