Technology

All students from TK through 8th grade participate in weekly Computer classes in the school’s computer lab. Administered by Planet Bravo, these classes instill in the students a wide range of skills as valued by the National Educational Technology Standards. Students are exposed to the following technology concepts:

  • Word processing
  • Digital art
  • OS familiarity
  • Photo-editing
  • Slideshow presentations
  • Basic and advanced Excel spreadsheet functions
  • Internet research
  • Responsible internet use and online safety
  • Basic and advanced graphics (flash animation and 3D modelling)
  • Educational app development
  • Video editing
  • Podcasting

Robotics: Robotics classes are integrated into the curriculum for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade students. SMART Boards: Classrooms from grades Kindergarten through 8th are equipped with SMART Boards and document cameras to enhance student learning. Kindles: The school is equipped with 50 Kindle Paperwhites available to 5th and 6th grade students and Academic Decathlon students. Wi-Fi: Available throughout all school buildings.