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7th-12th Student Laptop Requirement for 2023-2024

All students in grades 7-12 should have access to a laptop computer or tablet for the 2023-2024 school year. Please make every effort to acquire a laptop/tablet for your student in order for us to advance the teaching and learning process here at Benton Academy.

Students may use Windows, Mac, or Chromebook devices.

You may want to check out this website for some tips to know before you buy:  Laptop buying guide: 8 essential tips to know before you buy

Below are some recommended specs for Windows and Chromebook devices

Windows Recommended Specs:

Operating System:  Windows 10

Processor:  Core i5 (or AMD Ryzen 5)

RAM:  4GB or more (8 GB recommended)

Hard Drive:  256 to 500 GB (HDD or SSD)

Network Connectivity:  802.11a/g/n/ac 


Chromebook Recommended Specs:

Gen 2 Chromebook, MTK8173C, 4GB RAM, 32GB EMMC,