Technology Mission Statement

St. Columban is committed to providing technology in every classroom. The technology used in the classrooms and the computer lab reflect the curriculum of each grade level and is used as an enhancement to the educational process. Students in grades Pre-K through 3 have use of the computer lab, iPads, and classroom tablets. Grades 4 and 5 have use of the computer lab, iPads, and Windows-based tablet carts. Grades 6-8 use school purchased windows-based tablets used by the students at school and at home. The entire campus has wireless access, mounted smart boards/projectors or Flat Board Interactive TVs in every classroom. Black & White Scan/Printer/Copiers throughout the building. The faculty engages in ongoing technology professional development for their classroom use. Campus technology is supported by a full time Technical Coordinator, a Network/System Tech, a part-time Help Desk Tech and a full time Librarian.

Computer Lab
30 Dell Thin Clients, with flat panel monitors
HP Laser printer
Mounted Smart Board, mounted projector and dedicated Windows laptop

Classroom Technology

Grades PreK & Kindergarten
Smart Boards, Mounted Flat Panel Interactive TVs
DVD/VCR, Dedicated Laptop
Mini Ipads loaded with PreK & K applications
Document Camera
Teacher Laptop

Grades 1 – 3
Smart Boards, and Cart Mounted Flat Panel Interactive TV
DVD/VCR, Dedicated Laptop
Student Windows tablets
Mini Ipads
Document Camera
Teacher Laptop

Grade 4
Smart Boards, and Cart Mounted Flat Panel Interactive TV
DVD/VCR, Dedicated Laptop
Student Windows tablet carts
Mini Ipads
Document Camera
Teacher Laptop

Grade 5
Smart Boards, Cart Mounted Flat Panel Interactive TV
DVD/VCR, Dedicated Laptop
Student Windows tablet cart per homeroom
Mini iPads
Document Camera
Teacher Laptop

Grades 6-8
Smart Boards, Mounted Flat Panel Interactive TV, Drop Screens
DVD/VCR, Dedicated Laptop
1:1 Windows Student Tablets
Document Camera
Teacher Laptop

Library
Student Windows desktops
Mounted Projector w/drop down screen
Destiny Automated Library desktop
Librarian desktop
E-Books at Follett Destiny Discover an ACLD