SPS Technology Department

Help Desk

Call 3347 (On Campus)
Submit a Help Desk Ticket

Shepherd Public Schools 1:1 Parent/Student Introduction Video

 

Please download our Google Drive1:1 Parent and Student Device Agreement and return it to the Secondary Media Center with the technology fee and both parent and student signatures to receive your device.


Apply Technology

Shepherd Public Schools has made an attempt to allow access to the Internet and other technology for educational purposes. It is the mission of Shepherd schools that students will learn to apply technology as a tool to access, process, and distribute information.

District Acceptable Use Policy (AUP)

Before students are allowed access to district technology, each student and his/her parent/guardian must sign the district Acceptable Use Policy (AUP), which may be found in the list below. It should be understood that in signing the AUP, the student agrees to follow all of the district rules and regulations regarding the use of technology or suffer disciplinary consequences.

Depending on the nature of the violation, the administrator has the right to impose additional disciplinary action.

PDF DocumentK-8 Acceptable Use Policy
PDF Document9-12 Acceptable Use Policy
PDF DocumentStaff Acceptable Use Policy

Downloads

Browsers

External LinkFirefox - Windows/Mac/Linux (Recommended)
External LinkChrome - Windows/Mac/Linux
External LinkInternet Explorer - Windows Only

Email

External LinkThunderbird - Windows/Mac/Linux

Security & Utilities for Windows

External LinkAVG Antivirus (Recommended)
External LinkAvast Antivirus
External LinkMalwarebytes
External LinkCCleaner
External LinkMy Defrag

Support Files

External LinkAdobe Acrobat Reader - Windows/Mac
External LinkAdobe Flash - Windows/Mac/Linux
External LinkAdobe Shockwave - Windows/Mac
External LinkAdobe Air - Windows/Mac
External LinkSilverlight - Windows/Mac
External LinkQuicktime - Windows/Mac
External LinkAuthorware - Windows/Mac
External LinkJava Runtime - Windows

Office Alternative & Freeware

External LinkOpen Office - Windows/Mac/Linux
External LinkPDF Creator - Windows
External LinkAny Video Converter - Windows
External LinkVLC - Windows/Mac/Linux

Technology Department

Corey Grim
Technology Director
989-828-6601 x2287
Jason Davis
Auditorium Manager - A/V Specialist - Webmaster
989-828-6601 x2288
Dottie Mepham
Technology Secretary
989-828-6601 x4456
Andrew Sura
Technology Support Technician
989-828-6601 x3357

Student Co-Ops

Joe Backus
Technology Student Co-Op
989-828-6601 x3347
Bryan Dickman
Technology Student Co-Op
989-828-6601 x3347

External LinkSubmit a Help Desk Ticket


For help call 3347 (On Campus)


Google App Status Feed

Google Hangouts

 March 29, 2017 8:50:00 AM PDT

The problem with Google Hangouts should be resolved. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and continued support. Please rest assured that system reliability is a top priority at Google, and we are making continuous improvements to make our systems better.

 March 29, 2017 7:55:00 AM PDT

Google Hangouts service has already been restored for some users, and we expect a resolution for all users within the next 1 hours. Please note this time frame is an estimate and may change.

 March 29, 2017 7:01:00 AM PDT

We're investigating reports of an issue with Google Hangouts. We will provide more information shortly.

Hangouts messages may be delayed.

Google Hangouts

 March 29, 2017 7:55:00 AM PDT

Google Hangouts service has already been restored for some users, and we expect a resolution for all users within the next 1 hours. Please note this time frame is an estimate and may change.

 March 29, 2017 7:01:00 AM PDT

We're investigating reports of an issue with Google Hangouts. We will provide more information shortly.

Hangouts messages may be delayed.

Google Hangouts

 March 29, 2017 7:01:00 AM PDT

We're investigating reports of an issue with Google Hangouts. We will provide more information shortly.

Hangouts messages may be delayed.