Kennedy Catholic offers exciting technology programs and resources to students. This is not an exhaustive list, but rather a highlight of some of the exciting technology related pathways, software, resources, and equipment available to students.
Kennedy Catholic offers computer science courses in partnership with the Microsoft TEALS program. TEALS (Technology Education and Literacy in Schools) helps high schools build and grow sustainable computer science programs pairing high schools with software engineers who serve as part-time computer science teachers.
Office 365 for education is more than just email and a standard suite of office applications. It is now a fully integrated educational platform to facilitate classroom collaboration in an innovative new way. Every student has access to 5 licenses of the Office 365 suite. This means in addition to a TB of personal cloud storage, students, faculty, and staff can download the standard Office applications on up to 5 different devices.
Students learn audio/video production in our professional grade Mac lab using the latest industry standard editing software. All workstations are equipped with the latest Mac OS, Final Cut Pro, Garage Band, and Adobe Creative Cloud applications, such as Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Premier Pro, After Effects, and more.
Kennedy Catholic offers a robotics club blending computer science, engineering, and 3-D modeling together into a dedicated technology pathway. Beginners will focus on the Lego EV3 Mindstorm for High School platform and RobotC programming language. As students progress, they will be introduced to VEX robotics platforms as well as competitive robotics events. Click HERE for more information about the club or to sign up!
In addition to classroom projectors, Apple TV's, and document cameras, Kennedy Catholic uses interactive flat-panel displays. These displays take full advantage of interactive software and can turn a laptop into a 80" multi-touch tablet.