Always make sure to plug in your Chromebook first to check that it isn’t dead, and let it charge for at least 10 minutes before attempting to turn it on.
There is an indicator light on the side by the charging port; it should be either green (fully charged), orange (partially charged), or red (no charge) when plugged in.
If the indicator light doesn't turn on or blink, this could be a battery issue. Go to the Library before school, after school, or during enrichment period with a pass for assistance. If you are at home, call the Library during the school day at (414) 351-8230
If your Chromebook is charged, but it will not start up (screen is black), follow these steps: