Loss & Theft

If an CDH-owned iPad is lost or stolen, it must be reported to the technology staff immediately. If the iPad is found, this should be reported to the technology staff immediately. It is the responsibility of the student to recover or replace the lost iPad. 


If your CDH-owned iPad fails to work or is damaged, report the problem to the Technology Department as soon as possible. Do not take the iPad to an Apple Store, or attempt to repair the iPad or to gain access to the internal electronics. iPad repair/ replacement options will be determined by the CDH technology staff. You may be issued a temporary or replacement iPad until your iPad is working properly or replaced.

Damage to the Operating System

Any changes to or altering of the device’s original operating system, including jailbreaking, is strictly prohibited. Any case of jailbreaking will result in disciplinary action which may include suspension from classes and financial restitution to the school for damages incurred. 

Cost for Damage, Repair or Replacement

Estimated replacement cost for damages and repair are reflected below: 

  • Damaged or broken screen starts at $100. Depending on the severity of the damage it could cost up to the full replacement cost.
  • Replacement cost for the provided iPad case is $35
  • Replacement cost for the provided iPad case stand is $15
  • Replacement cost for the provided iPad wall charger and cable is $40, $20 each. The charger and cable must be Apple branded.
  • Replacement cost for the entire iPad is $375
  • There will be a minimum charge of $40 for other repair requests such as, volume buttons broken, headphone jack broken...

Student Enrollment or Withdrawal

Students who terminate enrollment at CDH for any reason must return their CDH-owned tablet device, case, and power cord to the CDH Technology Department on the date of termination. Devices must be returned in good, working condition. It is the sole discretion of CDH to make determinations on device condition.

If a student fails to return the device, case and/or power cord in good working condition at the end of the school year or upon termination of enrollment at CDH, a theft report may be filed with the St. Paul Police. The student will also pay the replacement cost of the device and/or missing items. Furthermore, families are responsible for any damage to the device, not covered in CDH’s Insurance Plan.