Keeping pace with the ever-changing evolution of technology
Features of OLSH Technology
OLSH’s computer resources for students include both PC and Mac desktop computers, MacBook Pro laptops, and iPads, and are housed in the Tisch Family Library, the computer lab, and in classrooms via mobile carts. Seniors may also sign out laptops for use during study halls and laptops are available for students in the After-School Tutoring Program to take home as needed.
All faculty are provided with laptops and iPads for use in the classroom. These devices allow for streaming content to be viewed on each classroom’s Epson interactive projector via Apple TV.
Families have 24/7 access to student grade and attendance information via OLSH’s web-based student information system, PowerSchool.
All students are given an OLSH email address. This allows for communication and collaboration between peers and teachers and provides access to the Google Apps for Education suite.
Teachers post course-related information on the OLSH website, keeping students and families up to date with daily activities.
The main school building and the Angela Activities Center (AAC) are both fully wireless.
Students have access to a wide array of software applications that can be applied to personal productivity such as: Google Apps for Education, Microsoft Office Suite, Apple iApps Suite, NoodleTools, and Turnitin.
The school is in compliance with the Children’s Internet Protection Act (CIPA) and utilizes secURLy as a content filter. This product also offers an anonymous tipline feature.
Technology Available to Students
Two mobile carts with a total of 50 MacBook Pro lap tops