The Network & Computer Services (NCS) department is responsible for the development, operation and maintenance of all information and communication technology systems used throughout the District. These functions include infrastructure management, voice communications, data communications, video communications, data integrity and security.
"Better Teaching, Learning and Collaboration (TLC) Through Technology"
- To advance and support the educational goals of the District by providing a technology rich, integrated environment for all learners.
- To facilitate and support anywhere, anytime learning for all through personal access appliances, enhanced communication tools and integrated data systems.
- To improve and support communication among and between all community stakeholders including administrators, staff, teachers, students and parents.
- To facilitate and support just-in-time data-driven decision processes through integrated information systems with meaningful, intuitive and consistent tools.
Microsoft's Software Assurance Home Use Program (HUP)
District employees are eligible to participate in Microsoft's Software Assurance Home Use Program (HUP).
This program enables you to get a licensed copy of most Microsoft® Office desktop PC applications to install and use on your home computer. ($9.95)
Under the Home Use Program, you and our other employees who are users of qualifying applications at work (e.g. Office Enterprise) may acquire a licensed copy of the corresponding Home Use Program software (e.g. Office Enterprise) to install and use on a home computer. You may continue using HUP software while you are under our employment and as long as the corresponding software you use at work has active Software Assurance coverage.
To verify you are an employee, please e-mail our Help Desk from your HLPUSD e-mail to request the ordering information for the Microsoft's Software Assurance Home Use Program (HUP).