The Masters School offers special discount pricing for hardware as well as software. Please contact our ServiceDesk at firstname.lastname@example.org
before purchasing your device(s) to take advantage of the School-provided discounts.
Please read through each of the four laptop options below and choose the best option for your student(s). If you would like to discuss your students' needs to ensure that you choose the proper device, please email the Director of Technology, Bhavin Patel
to schedule a consultation via phone or Zoom.
General Use Apple Laptop (Upper and Middle School):
The Apple MacBook Air.
Lightweight and fast, the MacBook Air is the best Mac option for the majority of computing tasks, like email, browsing the web, word processing, etc. You can purchase new Apple products with a discount using the Apple education pricing discount from this website: https://www.apple.com/us-hed/shop
General Use Windows Laptop (Upper and Middle School): The 14in. Lenovo Thinkpad T14.
Larger display and slightly lighter than a MacBook Air, and is also customizable to your needs. For discounts on Lenovo products, please email Support@MastersNY.orgIEC/Computer Science (Upper School): Lenovo Legion Laptops
with Intel i7 proc, 16GB of RAM, 1TB SSD drive, and an NVIDIA graphics card.Visual Arts (Upper School): Apple MacBook Pro.
There are various sizes and specs to this model. You may choose the one that best suits your needs. You can purchase new Apple products with a discount using the Apple education pricing discount from this website: https://www.apple.com/us-hed/shop
All new laptops should be purchased with a minimum of 8GB of RAM and nothing smaller than a 256GB Solid State Drive (16GB of RAM and 512GB SSD are recommended).
We strongly recommend purchasing a warranty: Apple Limited Warranty* and AppleCare+
or extended 3-4 year on Windows laptops. Opting in for the accidental damage protection is also strongly recommended.
Chromebooks are supported on the Masters network but not recommended due to their limited functionality with application support, specifically with Microsoft Office products and Zoom Video Conferencing (for remote learning).
For more information or questions, please email the Director of Technology, Bhavin Patel