Saint Joseph Academy is committed to leading the way with technology. From our infrastructure to our classrooms, students have access to the most relevant systems and technology used in today’s universities and corporate environments. As part of this, each student has her own Chromebook laptop for learning and accessing resources both on and off campus, including access to the Saint Joseph Academy Student Portal.

Additionally, the Academy maintains several technology options for enriching students’ digital learning environment comprising of a wide range of creative technology tools for individual and class exploration, design, innovation and discovery.

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  • Expanded Learning Tools

    • More than 7,000 eBooks, technology and DVDs available in the Nazareth Library
    • 50 Laptops designed specifically for Engineering and Programming
    • 25 iPad Pros for classroom projects
    • Multiple online and offline software suites including, but not limited to: Google Docs with built-in research tools, Adobe Creative Suite, Creo and Onshape 3D CAD software, MATLAB numerical computing software for Science and Engineering, and parent/student online portal to check the status of grades.
    • Online course offerings for select electives
    • Digital textbook options
    • A learning management system which enables discussions with teachers outside of the classroom and access to daily lesson plans and homework.
  • Classroom Collaboration Tools

    • Each classroom features the latest technology in interactive SMART Boards, providing access to online resources and integrating with other technology
    • Global teleconferencing equipment for collaboration around the world as part of the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC)
  • Creative Technology Tools

    • 50 iMacs with the full Creative Cloud Suite
    • 25 MacBook Pros for classroom projects
    • 25 MacBooks for long-term loan to students
    • Four Google Tilt Brush systems allowing students to create with brush strokes in a 3D virtual reality environment
    • A state-of-the-art Anatomage Table, with more than 1400 high resolution images, enabling students to dissect, visualize real human tissue and isolate areas of the human body
      • By utilizing and experiencing the hands-on Anatomage Table, Saint Joseph Academy students are exposed and prepared for college-level education, allowing them to stand out among their peers when applying to colleges/universities
      • Saint Joseph Academy is the first high school in Northeast Ohio to have this Table, technology that is typically found in medical programs at the collegiate level
    • A Makerspace innovation lab, where all students are welcome to create, invent and explore using a variety of materials and tools, as well as combine subject matter such as science, math, design, World Languages and English. It features 12 3D printers, two laser cutters/engravers, a router, a laser engraver, two vinyl cutters, digital cameras, a green screen and much more. 
    • Mac, Graphic Arts and Digital Media labs
  • What is an Anatomage Table?

    The Anatomage Table, known as “the most technologically advanced anatomy visualization system on the market,” is the latest technological tool to promote students’ learning. The Anatomage Table affords our students the opportunity to dissect, visualize real human tissue and isolate areas of the human body.
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  • Chromebook Academy

    The Information Technology Department hosts Chromebook Academy to help students become familiar with their Chromebook and prepare to use it as a learning tool.

    During Chromebook Academy, each student will obtain her new Chromebook, carrying case, power adapter and a personalized Chromebook agreement. Both student and parent(s) will attend a presentation providing an overview of the Chromebook, the Saint Joseph Academy network and resources, and our Internet Safety Policy. Upon completion, both student and parent/guardian(s) will then sign the "Chromebook Agreement" form. 

    Prior to attending Chromebook Academy, student and parent(s) must read the following policies attached: 
    These forms are not needed for Chromebook Academy sessions.

    Sessions last between ninety minutes and two hours. These are not drop in and leave sessions, but rather sit down training sessions that both parent/guardian and student must attend.

Contact

Director of Information Technology
Ms. Laura DeFabio
216.251.6788 x242
ldefabio@sja1890.org

Tier I Tech Support Technician
Mr. Joseph Arroyo
216.251.6788 x280
jarroyo@sja1890.org

Tier II Technical Support Specialist   
Mr. Nick Gunzburg
216.251.6788 x278
ngunzburg@sjas1890.org

Technical Support

techsupport@sja1890.org