Education and Information Technology

The Haverford School’s Education and Information Technology Services staff is dedicated to making current educational technologies available to students, faculty and staff.

We support a campus wide Gigabit fiber-optic network with wireless capability in all three divisions.We offer Internet access at the 100 Mb bandwidth level, and Internet II video-conference equipment in a conference room or via a mobile cart.Our servers support a campus wide SIS database, networked software applications, home directories, and print and scanning services for all employees.We have implemented a cloud solution for email, calendaring, and document sharing. We offer telephone service from all classrooms, offices, and mechanical spaces, and support mobile communication devices for the administration and staff.

Each classroom is equipped with a phone, interactive whiteboard, ceiling-mounted projector, speakers, and a computer for each faculty member. 

The Lower School has two computer labs, a PC netbook cart, and seven student computers in each classroom.The Lower School Technology Coordinator is leading the faculty and students on implementing a pilot program in mobile technologies using 20 iPads, 20 iTouches, syncing Macbooks, and multiple Flip cameras. 

The Middle School has adopted a 1-to-1 student netbook program in the 6th grade and Form I.Form II students have access to two laptop carts and are invited to participate in a BYOD pilot program (Bring Your Own Device).The art and music classrooms are equipped with iMacs for multimedia and music composition projects.

The Upper School has two computer labs: a computer lab with 21 PCs in Severinghaus Library and the Art Department houses a multimedia lab with 16 iMacs.Faculty and students use the seven mobile laptop carts for in-class work, and there are an additional 24 public computers available for use in Severinghaus Library and the Upper School "Street." Students are invited to bring their own devices to school as well.

The Tech Team also provides technical support for staff and administration in their use of meeting rooms, A/V equipment, application software, and communication devices.


The Tech Team 

Help Desk:
Andrea Drinkwine
Director of Technology
610-642-3020, x1396

Sallie Michalsky 
Software Systems Specialist
610-642-3020, x1287

Matt Olson 
Technology Services Coordinator
610-642-3020, x1279

Paul Steinberger
Network Administrator
610-642-3020, x1263