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Information Technology

Technology Overview
Technology Team
Technology Terminology
Technology Professional Development
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Approved Digital Resources
Google for 62
Library Database
Digital Citizenship Agreement
Tyler Student Information System
Blackboard Connect

Reference Guides
Training Videos
Solar Powered Classroom

Please ask LMC Specialist for accessing online resources


Technology Overview

Community Consolidated School District 62 information systems consist of:

  • Approximately 2,200 Apple Macintosh desktop and laptop computers running Mac OS X. Models consist primarily of iMac, eMac, and iBook with Intel Core 2 Duo, and G3 and G4 processors.
  • Approximately 50 servers including file servers, web servers, and administrative systems running Mac OS X Server, Windows 2003 Server, VMWare, Microsoft Exchange and Linux Red Hat. Datacenter consists primarily of Apple Xserves.
  • Six database servers running FileMaker Pro, FileMaker Pro Server, FileMaker Pro Server Advanced.
  • Wide Area Network (AT&T Opt-e-Man) connects 13 district buildings (11 schools, 1 administration center, and 1 maintenance building).
  • Local Area Networks (fiber optic backbone) in each of eleven district schools.
  • Wireless networks in each of our 13 buildings running on Apple AirPort and Airport Extreme dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi.

School District 62 Learning Innovations
The Technology team supports proliferating modern tools such as Wikis, Blogs, Podcasts, Cloud, and more. To list your innovations, please write to District Webmaster.

Technology Dashboard

Jennie Magiera
Chief Technology Officer

Summer Equipment Checkout
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Request Tech Help
Please email all support requests to
or call 847-824-8115
to speak to support staff
Mon - Fri 8:00 am – 4:00 pm.

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Leon Smaage
Administration Center

777 East Algonquin Road
Des Plaines, IL 60016-6281