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Google Apps for Education

Google Apps for Education


Google Apps for Education (GAFE) accounts are free for Rowan County staff and students to use on any Internet-connected device.

Rowan County Public School District is a GAFE District. Every teacher and student can create, share, and edit files in real time on pages that are automatically saved on the cloud.

This free account includes the following (among other things):

  • Cloud storage (Unlimited free storage on Google Drive)

  • Online suite of apps: Google Docs, Google Slides, Google Forms

  • Students can create their own websites and blogs.

  • Collaboration tools and file sharing capabilities

  • Students can access their files from anywhere on any device.

Users can access their Rowan Google account (GAFE) from or directly at Google (Click on Sign in  > Top right of the page). The staff member or student will then enter his or her full RCPS email address and password.