INSURANCE OPTIONS FOR PCS STUDENT TECHNOLOGY DEVICES School Device Coverage (SDC) Insurance Services is offering families the opportunity to protect their child's technology devices with insurance coverage through SDC.
SDC will offer insurance services/coverage, including:
- Broken glass screen
- Charger port failure
- Device disappearance
- Broken LED/LCD displays
- Accidental damage
- Power surge, fire, and flood
- Water damage
- Touchscreen failure
- Electrical failures
Coverage is for the 2020-21 school year. To view the full terms and conditions of the policy, please visit https://schooldevicecoverage.com/policy.
If a claim has been filed and the device will need repair, the student would bring the device to the school. The PCS technology department will make arrangements thereafter.
Cost of Coverage: Apple iPad 6 or 7 - $39.00 Lenovo Thinkpad L360, L390, L440, L450, L460 - $46.00
PCS has issued two models of HP devices at this time, the HP Stream and HP 360. Students that were issued an HP device will not purchase insurance. PCS will be upgrading the HP machines to Lenovo. If you have any HP device issues, please contact your child’s school or the PCS Technology Hotline at 304-586-4946.
The window to purchase the device insurance is September 22, 2020, until October 30, 2020.