City of Norwich School

Using IT for learning at CNS

At CNS students use a range of IT to support their learning. This includes:

This guide outlines how to access these services and explains how to get your password reset if needed:

 How to use and install Microsoft Office for free

All students and staff at CNS are able to access and install Microsoft Office apps for free. These can be installed on home PCs, Macs, laptops, tablets and phones by using your CNS username and password. Go to and log in using your CNS details, then click Install Office. Alternatively, follow this video walkthrough:



To use Microsoft Office apps online without installation (ideal if you’re using a chromebook or other device where you can’t install Office) follow this video walkthrough: