There are 3 purpose built ICT suites, each housing 30 windows based computers that run industry standard software titles including: Adobe CS5.5 Design Premium; Microsoft Office 2010; Serif Software Plus; Adobe Creative Cloud; Python Programming; MIT App Inventor; Scratch; 2D Design; Pro-desktop and Active Teach Software. The range of software allows students to experience different aspects of ICT.
We have a super-fast 100Mbps broadband connection that offers internet access across the whole school and can also be accessed via the wireless network. The high level of security and monitoring at The Royal Liberty School has allowed more freedom of use by students in the knowledge that the broadband connection is filtered and monitored by our in-house ICT support team.
Every classroom is provisioned with a staff computer, Interactive Whiteboard, Visual Protectors and Data Projectors to enhance the teaching and learning experience.
There are three class-size sets of wireless laptops which are available for cross-curricular use, making it possible for each student to have their own computer in a lesson when this is required.
There is a class size set of iPod’s available to use in classrooms for wireless internet access and digital audio & visual recordings.
The Music department has its own technology studio comprising 15 Apple Mac computers and specialist software for use with electronic keyboards.
The Design and Technology department has an additional ICT room equipped with CAD software. The department is also equipped with Serif Graphics Pads designed to aid students to experience computer aided graphics design to its’ fullest potential.
The careers resource area has a number of iPad minis and Windows Surface RTs available to use.
We engage parents and students in the learning process using go4schools which gives parents instant access to their son’s achievement, progress, attendance information, homework and target data.
Parents and students can access all home learning tasks on show my homework. Teachers log all details of home learning set and due dates.