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Technology System Status

–Soon we will have information here to help you understand when Frontier’s technical systems are experiencing problems–


Frontier Tech News

Internet Essentials from Comcast

Internet Essentials from Comcast offers low-cost Internet service, computer equipment and free digital literacy training to families with at least one child eligible to participate in the National School Lunch Program.  Internet Essentials is $9.95/month plus tax.   Here is the link to the Internet Essentials program:  http://www.internetessentials.com/   Other Internet providers may provide this same service so please inquire with them as well.  This is just one resource for parents to explore if they do not have Internet at home.

Technology Update

We are in the midst of replacing most student devices and upgrading our network equipment and external connections during the summer of 2018.  This is a large endeavor and may introduce some new issues.  We will do our best to provide devices as quickly as possible with the fewest connection problems.

Some of the Technologies Used at Frontier

Hardware:

  • Dell, HP, & Bytespeed Windows computers
  • Lenovo Chromebooks
  • Apple iPads
  • Epson projectors
  • SMARTboards
  • Cisco networking & communications gear

Software:

  • Microsoft’s Windows operating system (client and server)
  • Google’s ChromeOS operating system
  • Microsoft Office software
  • Google Apps for Education suite
  • Symbaloo website link service
  • Lanschool device assistance software

 

Technology Department Contacts


Frontier School Corporation Technology Dept.
126 E. Main Street
Chalmers, IN 47929

David Hoover, Technology Director
Al Lindstrom, Technology Assistant
Shari Ward, Device Assistant