Technology is key to the success of our students, and at St. Cajetan, we embrace this by incorporating it into the learning curriculum and providing current and relevant tools for our students and teachers. St. Cajetan has invested in a dedicated IT support staff, high-speed Internet, upgraded wi-fi throughout the school campus, and a skilled computer teacher, in addition to the tools listed below.Computer Class:Students are immersed in tools like PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Google Classroom, Docs, Sheets, Slides, and Sites. Students also focus on learning homerow typing as well as basic coding skills.All classrooms are equipped with:
- A desktop computer for the teacher
- Teacher laptop
- A Teacher Chromebook
- A Mimio Teach Bar or Smart Board projectors
- 4 iPad minis
- A shareable Elmo
- Carts for laptops, projectors, & Elmos
Jr. High Students:
Beginning in 2017 students in grades 6-8 will be participating in a 1:1 Chromebook initative. Every student in Jr. High will recieve a Chromebook at the start of the school year. Teachers are trainined in Google Classroom and Google Apps for Education and will be focusing on using the devices within the classroom. St. Cajetan has implemented a rent to own model, meaning students who rent devices begining in the 6th grade will own those devices when they graduate.
- 30 Desktop Computers
- Teacher Computer connected to overhead projector
- 30 iPads & 20 iPad minis for use in the classroom
- 10 iPads for teacher use
Our Specials courses (Spanish, Physical Education, Art and Music) may use the computer lab to add technology to their lessons or may sign out a set of iPads for classroom use. Classroom teachers are also encouraged to use the computer lab with their students whenever possible.