WI-FI Information

School District Wi-Fi Information

We are currently deploying new wireless network configuration.  For more information on the changes, please see this link.

This page provides information to end users about how to connect to the school district Wi-Fi network.  The School District provides free Wi-Fi to all of it’s staff and students, as well as guests. Individual schools may restrict Wi-FI access to students.


How do I connect to the Wi-Fi Network?

  • iPad/iPod/iPhone: (Instructions may vary based on version)

    • From the list of available wireless networks, tap “SD61”
    • Tap the “SD61” wireless network.
    • Enter your username and password and then tap “Join”
    • Tap “Accept” on the certificate prompt.
    • Your device should now connect to the wireless network.
  • Android: (Instruction may vary based on manufacturer and version)

    • From the list of available wireless networks, tap “SD61”
    • Type your username in the ‘Identity” field
    • Type your password in the “Enter Password” field
    • Leave the ‘Anonymous Identity’ field empty.
    • Tap ‘Connect’
  • Windows 10: (Instruction may vary based on version)

    • From the list of wireless networks, click/tap “SD61”
    • Click/Tap “Connect”
    • Provide your username and password.  Click “OK”
    • Click/Tap “Connect”
  • Mac OS X: (Instruction may vary based on version)

    • From the list of wireless networks, click “SD61”
    • Enter your username and password.  Click “Join”
    • Click “Continue”.
    • If requested, provide your Mac username and password.
  • Chromium / Chromebook: (Instruction may vary based on manufacturer and version)

    • From the list of available wireless networks, tap “SD61”
    • The default values should be adequate except:
      • Set ‘EAP Method’ to ‘PEAP’
    • Type your username in the ‘Identity” field
    • Type your password in the “Enter Password” field
    • Leave the ‘Anonymous Identity’ field empty.
    • Click/tap “Connect”
  • Other:

    • Follow your device manufacturer’s instructions to connected to a wireless network.
    • Select the wireless network “SD61”
    • Use the same username/password combination you use to logon to the computers to connect to the wireless network.
  •  Notes:

    • If you are a guest, please contact the school office to obtain a temporary guest username and password.
    • In some circumstances, the device may need to be restart to successfully connect to the SD61 wireless network.

How do I remove the School District’s Wi-Fi from my device?

  • iPad/iPod/iPhone: (Instructions may vary based on iOS version)

    • From the list of wireless networks, tap “SD61”
    • Tap “Forget This Network”
    • Tap “Forget”
  • Android: ( Instruction may vary based on manufacturer and version)

    • From the list of wireless networks, tap “SD61”.
    • Tap “Forget”
  • Chromium / Chromebook: (Instruction may vary based on manufacturer and version)

    • From ‘Settings’ page
    • Click the ‘Wi-Fi network’ pull-down menu.
    • Click ‘Preferred Networks…’
    • Click the ‘X’ to the right of the ‘SD61’ item in the list
    • Click ‘Done’
  • Windows 10: (Instruction may vary based on version)

    • From the list of available wireless networks, click/tap “Network Settings”
    • Scroll towards the bottom of the screen, and click/tap “Manage Wi-Fi Settings”
    • click/tap the “SD61” wireless network.
    • click/tap “Forget”

    Mac OS X: (Instruction may vary based on version)

    • From the Wi-Fi menu, click “Open Network Preferences…”
    • Click “Advanced…”
    • Select “SD61” in the list of prefered networks and click the “-” button.
    • Click “Ok”
    • Click “Disconnect”

I’ve changed my School District password, and now my device won’t connect to the Wi-Fi?

  • In most circumstances, the easiest solution is to remove the wireless configuration, and re-connect to the wireless network.  Follow the instructions above.

I used to connect to GVSD-WIFI-C, what do I need to do to switch?

  • iPad/iPod/iPhone: (Instructions may vary based on iOS version)

    • From the ‘Home’ Screen, start the Settings app.
    • Tap the ‘General’ section on the left side of the screen
    • Scroll to the bottom of the ‘General’ section, and tap “Profile”
    • Tap the profile labeled “GVSD-WIFI-C (Personal)”
    • Tap ‘Delete Profile’
    • Enter your device’s passcode, if requested
    • Tap ‘Delete’
    • Connect to the new SD61 wireless network using the instruction above.

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