Question: 
[What is the] Cost of [the] Apple Lease?
Answer: 

Answer by Lisa Crescimano Treasurer

We signed a laptop lease with Apple on February 9, 2012 for $1,479,280
In this lease there was $200,000 in computer expenses for the elementary buildings which left a net lease amount for the one-to-one laptop initiative at approximately $1,279,000
We received $363,000 for the trade in of the old laptops, leaving about $916,000 for the actual net cost of the new laptop lease
We intend on keeping the laptops for 4 years instead of 3.
If I calculate $916,000 by 4 years, the annual hardware cost is $229,000


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