Middle School
BYOD Program

MacBook Purchase Info

Student MacBooks must meet the following minimum requirements for both hardware and software:

• MacBook must be less than three years old
• Operating System (OS): Mac OSX.12 Sierra or Mac OS X.11 El Capitan
• Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo or better (1.6 GHz or higher)
• Memory (RAM): 4 GB or more
• Hard Drive: 250 GB minimum; more for media files
• Camera and Microphone: Built-in
• Warranty/Maintenance: AppleCare
• Battery must be able to provide power to the MacBook for at least 4 hours.
• Charger for re-charging low battery.
• Hard case cover and/or padded MacBook case for transport and additional protection beyond a backpack.

* Please note that our requirements are below those of some area high schools. If you are purchasing a MacBook with the intent of having your child continue with the device into high school, consider visiting the high school’s website to learn about that school’s device requirements.
The Pegasus School is a coed, non-profit, nonsectarian day school in Huntington Beach, California, that serves students in pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8. A Pegasus education equips bright, motivated students to achieve future academic success and make a positive impact on society.