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Technology

DC is committed to preparing students to be effective users and communicators of information, and literate, responsible citizens in a global economy. We view technology as a pedagogical tool that should not only help achieve those ends, but also increase collaboration, strengthen community, and improve critical thinking. DC teachers lead students in thinking biblically about how Christians should participate in the use and creation of technology.

  • Students are issued a Chromebook for use during the school year as part of our 1:1 initiative. Parents will be charged a yearly rental fee.
  • School Google accounts are given to each student in our G Suite for Education program.
  • Classrooms have ceiling-mounted lcd or interactive projectors and/or Smartboards.
  • Document cameras are in many classrooms.
  • A designated computer lab is available for Upper School classes.
  • The library has eight computer workstations.
  • Online library resources such as research databases and the library catalog are accessible by students both at school and at home.
  • Students develop and display their technology skills in various student-led technology projects integrated into normal coursework.
  • Students have access to teacher pages using Moodle’s learning management system.
  • Students have access to gradebook and homework information using FACTS Family Online (formerly RenWeb).
  • Secured wifi over upgraded internet bandwidth has been deployed throughout the campus.

Upper School Technology Resources

Contact Information

Mark Dixon
Head of Upper School
610-353-6522 x2219
mdixon@dccs.org

Jim Favino
Assistant Head of Upper School
610-353-6522 x2217
jfavino@dccs.org

Elizabeth Neal
Administrative Assistant
Upper School Office
610-353-6522 x2205
eneal@dccs.org

Kim O'Bryan
Upper School Office Assistant
Attendance
610-353-6522 x2287
kobryan@dccs.org