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Academics

Technology

At St. Joseph High School, students have the opportunity to use the latest in technology.  St. Joseph has been the recipient of several technology grants throughout the last 20 years. These grants have enabled St. Joseph High School to remain on the leading edge of technology instruction.

The high school has 280 iMac computers, 30 plus iPads, muliple servers, the latest software, laser printers and mobile devices spread over the campus in 7 Labs and 40 classrooms and offices.  All computers on campus are connected together with high-speed LAN and WIFI based networks and a high speed connection to the Internet.  

Each iMac is installed with mutiple software packages which includes MicroSoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Apple iWorks (Pages, Numbers, Keynote), Apple iLife (iPhoto, GarageBand, iMovie), and a broad range of application packages and apps.  

Every classroom has a state of the art teacher multi-media / presentation system which includes an iMac computer and iPad, audio video equipment, high-def interactive projection system with whiteboard and an Elmo digital camera.  STJ has a variety of networked Laser Printers and Peripherals throughout the campus designed to fulfill the needs of each specific area.

3 Full Classroom Computer Labs
Computer Applications Lab
Computer Science / Desktop Publishing iMac Lab
Library Computer Research iMac Lab

4 Technology Specific Labs
Journalism iMac Lab
Biology Tech Lab
Chemistry/Physics Lab
Multimedia Services Lab

STJ uses the latest software on all computers
Apple Mountain Lion OS X
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Apple iWorks (Pages, Numbers, Keynote)
Safari and Internet Explorer
Multimedia software: PhotoBooth, iLife (iPhoto, GarageBand, iMovie)

Specialized Software
Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, PhotoShop)
Walsworth Desktop Publishing Suite
RenWeb Classroom Management Software

Software Protection
Internet Filtering Software
Up-to-the-minute Virus Protection Software
Network Security Software
Enhanced Firewall