The wireless network on campus at Sacramento Country Day School automatically monitors and filters all users and activity on the internet. We have the filter settings to protect students against inappropriate material. That said, please let us know if material does slip through. In addition, our digital citizenship initiative is designed to teach students responsible habits and provide topics of conversation between students, teachers and parents. It is likely that students will encounter inappropriate material on the internet and it is important for them to know how to manage it.
Currently we filter the following categories:
Browsing/use of the Internet is referenced in the Middle School Handbook under the Respectable Use Policy.
If a parent would like to monitor internet usage at home, he or she should consider OpenDNS (http://www.opendns.com/) as an inexpensive, user-friendly system that will filter all the devices in your home.
Other options include: