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Site-Funded iPads and MDM Switch

The week of June 18, 2018, DTS will be switching to a new Mobile Device Management (MDM) system, called Jamf.

All non-LTP iPads purchased by school or department funds that are in our current MDM, LANRev, will be affected by this switch!

iPads that WILL NOT be moved over from LANRev to the new MDM: (read more)

Ten Tips for Using Your iPad

1. Open the Control Center

From the home screen, swipe down from the upper right corner to find shortcuts to the camera, timer, brightness, rotation lock, and more.

2. Get Organized

Have an app on your classroom iPads that you want to delete? (By default, elementary students cannot (read more)

Elementary LTP End-of-Year Processes

Health Check


Verify that all classroom equipment (iPads, accessories, etc.) are accounted for and undamaged. Add a line item on teacher check-out sheets for this task.

Screen is undamaged No corner damage from drop or impact iPad is not bent iPad can be powered on Home and volume buttons are working Headphone jack (read more)

Elementary LTP Beginning-of-Year Processes

Technology Provided

In addition to grade-level classroom sets of iPads, elementary schools will receive storage cabinets and accessories. Click here for a list of all technology that will be provided to elementary schools by the LTP.

The iPads should already be in the school inventory in Destiny, but will need to be checked out to (read more)

LTP Elementary Classroom iPad Sets

In addition to sets of iPads, each elementary grade-level classroom will receive the following:

Kensington Sync & Charge Cabinet

The cabinets come with a power cable, syncing cable, hardware, and two keys. The syncing cable and screws can be stored. Each cabinet comes with two keys. The keys are unique to each cabinet so be (read more)

Non-LTP iPad Support

All Non-LTP funded iPads purchased through the SVVSD tech store will now be managed and added to our SVVSD MDM. Check out the FAQ’s and workflow process below.

What does this means for schools and departments within SVVSD ?

Schools and departments who want to purchase iPads to supplement their technology provided by the (read more)

Setting a Custom Wallpaper Background to Elementary Class iPad Sets

Some teachers like to set a custom background on their class iPads to make them easier to tell apart and to distinguish them from other teachers’ iPads.


On the iPad, take (or find and save to the camera roll) pictures that you’d like to use for the wallpaper. You can use colored construction (read more)

Checking Out Elementary iPad Sets in Destiny

Elementary classroom sets of iPads must be checked out to the classroom teacher in Destiny by the librarian or media tech. The process for checking out iPads is similar to checking out library books.

The QR bar codes are located on the back of the iPads, under the stand. These square QR bar codes can (read more)

iPad Restriction Settings

All district devices enrolled in our mobile device management (MDM) system receive a base set of restrictions: elementary, middle school, high school, or staff. The level of restrictions is based on the school the iPad is assigned to and the individual who enrolled the iPad.

This helps to ensure that every device receives the correct (read more)