Device Requirements

Device Requirements 

High school students are required to bring their own devices to school. The device choice is open to the student; however, we do have requirements that should be understood before purchasing a device.
 
*Cell phones are not considered acceptable devices.
 
SOFTWARE: Word Processor (Microsoft Word, Google Apps, Pages, QuickOffice, Open Office, etc.) Presentation (PowerPoint, Google Apps, Keynote, QuickOffice, etc.).
 
LAPTOP/CHROMEBOOKS: 2GB RAM minimum (4GB or higher is recommended), 6 hours of battery life, WiFi enabled. For OS, MacOSX, Chrome OS, Windows 7 or higher, Solid State Hard drive, 1 USB port
 
TABLETS: Operating Systems: iOS, Android, Windows 8.1 or higher

Information

 

FACTS is used to check your student’s grades, homework assignments, progress, and quarterly report cards, see school announcements, pay for school lunches and where you will receive and have the option to pay your tuition bill each month. FACTS can be accessed from the TMA website (www.mastersacademy.org). All first-time users will need to enter the email address provided to TMA. The email address will serve as your login username. If you have not provided an email address to the main office please do so as soon as possible. The district code is TMAOV-FL. For set-up instructions, visit the link below.

FACTS

 


 

 

 
Students will have access to Google Drive and Gmail. They will need to frequently check emails as a means of communication between teachers, campus activities, and administration.

To Access:
  1. Go to www.google.com
  2. Click on sign in
  3. User ID: firstnamelastnamegraduationyear@tmastudent.org (no spaces) Example: JohnSmith20@tmastudent.org
  4. Password: M@sters!1 (You will be prompted to change your password after initial sign in.)

 


 
Canvas is a course management system that supports online learning and teaching.
 
1. Students
  1. Go to Mastersacademy.instructure.com
  2. In the email field, enter your TMA email address. Example: JohnSmith20@tmastudent.org
  3. In the password field, enter Masters123
  4. Change the password immediately after logging in.
 
 
2. Parents
Parents can create their own Canvas account to connect to your child's account as an “observer.” This will allow you to see and interact with the Canvas courses that they are enrolled in. For instructions on how to create your account and link to your child, visit the link below.
 

Parent Canvas Guide