Firstly, please note that the iPad comes preloaded with a range of useful apps, go here to explore their functionality.

The following list contains the required St Leonard’s College Core iPad apps for students in Year 5 to 9 and will remain very useful for students in years 10 and 12 who have an iPad.

It is expected that families will use Family Sharing or purchase iTunes cards to cover the cost of these required apps for students (all prices correct at time pf publishing).

Click the apps below to be taken to the iTunes Store to download or buy the apps (it is great to do this on the iPad in Safari):


          JacarandaPLUS Bookshelf

iBooks (Free)                                       iTunes U (Free)                       JacPLUS Bookshelf (Free Yr7-10 only)


Bible (Free)                                    BorrowBox (Free)



Creative Book Builder ($5.99)                   Notability ($14.99)                         Pages (Free)



NOTE: Students are also able to download Microsoft Office 365 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) for free if desired, click here for more information.



iMovie (Free)                    GarageBand (Free)                  iMotion (Free)

Strip Designer ($4.49)


Google Earth

Google Earth (Free)


Explain Everything Classic     

Explain Everything Classic ($14.99)                     Keynote (Free)

Mathematics and Science

     Calculator Pro for iPad     

MyScript Calculator (Free)               Calculator Pro for iPad (Free)               King of Maths: Full Game ($4.49)

Periodic Table          Numbers

Periodic Table (Free)           SPARKvue (Free)          Numbers (Free)

GeoGebra     Microsoft Excel

GeoGebra (Free)                 Microsoft Excel (Free)


Sphero Edu     sphero     swift-playgrounds

Sphero Edu (Free)                        Sphero (Free)                         Swift Playgrounds (Free)

scratchjr     Tynker     EV3 Programmer

ScratchJr (Free)                         Tynker (Free)                            EV3 Programmer (Free)



          Socrative Student

Flashcards (Free)                        Inspiration Maps Lite (Free)              Socrative Student (Free)



App4 Students (Free)                       Find my iPhone (Free)                            Qrafter (Free)

          Google Drive (Free)                               Dropbox (Free)                     Google Drive (Free)

     STL Link     

Genius Scan (Free)                     St Leonard’s College (Free)                 Adobe Reader (Free)

     NAP Locked Browser     EasyBib

Showbie for iPad (Free)              NAP Locked down browser (Free)           EasyBib (Free)

Apple Classroom

Apple Classroom (Free)


ABC iview     Khan Academy     TED

ABC iView (Free)                            Khan Academy (Free)                      TED (Free)