Technology

As part of our mission to empower young women with technological fluency, Duchesne’s curriculum offers and supports a fully integrated, advanced technology program of interactive classrooms and innovative teachers. This is represented by the emphasis that Duchesne places on girls' mastery of analytical skills, computer concepts, and their ability to effectively apply technology applications to communicate and solve a range of problems.

Technology Facts

  • 50+ tours of our technology program for local and national public and independent schools
  • 650 wireless laptops
  • 120 iPads in Lower School
  • 20 Apple computers in our Upper School digital graphics/video editing lab
  • 22 multi-touch computers in a Lower School lab
  • 740 young women graduated with the proficiency in using technology as a tool
  • 295 Upper School students trained as computer technicians
  • 25,000 documented student repairs in the Computer Audio/Video Education (CAVE), established in 1998
  • 3 CAVE technicians certified in CompTIA A+; Toshiba and Fujitsu portables

Technology Contacts

Janet Thorson
Technology Director

Eileen Ford
Educational Technology Support Manager

Lydia Cruz
Database Manager/Registrar

Julian Gomez
Network Specialist

Angie Brooks
Technology Specialist

Susan Clophus
Techology Associate

Technology Resources

  • 1:1 iPad program grades 2 & 3
  • 1:1 Tablet PC program grades 4- 12
  • Four 3D Printers
  • FLL (First LEGO league) Middle School Robotics team
  • NAO humanoid robot used in programming classes