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Preparing Your Laptop for Testing

Students it’s that time of year again! State testing time is upon us and we want to make sure that you and your laptop are prepared. You definitely don’t want the added stress of a low battery during testing time. To help avoid any issues on testing day, be sure to prepare your laptop the […]
2019-04-01T15:49:05-04:00April 1st, 2019|Technology News|

Student Device Inspection

Parents/Guardians, now that Fall break is over, teachers will begin checking student devices for any damages.  This video will show you some of the things that teachers will be looking for during inspection.



2018-10-17T08:32:31-04:00October 17th, 2018|Technology News|

Helpful Tips for Preventing Computer Eye Strain


Eyestrain can happen with any prolonged activity where your eyes are focused in on one item for a long period of time.  Students should follow the tips below to help prevent eyestrain while using their technology device:

  • Use Proper Lighting and reduce glare while using your laptop.

Eliminate exterior light by closing the curtains or blinds.  […]

2022-01-26T09:11:17-05:00October 16th, 2018|Technology News|

Parents-How to Sign Access Oak Ridge Digital Forms in Skyward

Dear parents,
In preparation for the Access Oak Ridge digital initiative for all rising 5-12 graders, we have streamlined the signing of required forms by placing digital copies in Skyward. This video presentation will demonstrate to parents how to access the new online forms for Access Oak Ridge device usage. Digital signing of the Computer Equipment […]

2018-07-06T10:13:08-04:00June 29th, 2017|AccessOR, District News, School News, Technology News|

New ORS Support Portal

The Technology Department has recently changed how you request technology assistance. The previous work order system has been replaced with a support portal. These instructions will show you how to use the ORS Support Portal to submit an Incident Request.

Open a web browser and go to https://support.ortn.edu/

Login with your ORS username and password. This is […]

2017-06-21T15:33:28-04:00June 21st, 2017|Technology News|