Juniata County School District is integrating technology with education in hopes for creating a brighter future. Currently the district is composed of 11 schools – 2 senior high schools, 1 junior high school and 8 elementary schools. There are approximately 2,914 students, 220 faculty, 200 support staff and over 1200 computers.
The secondary schools contain 3 fixed computer labs – each containing 30 student computers and 1-5 computers in each classroom. The elementary schools contain up to 5 or 6 computers in each classroom. All schools connect via fiber to the central office building. All elementary schools in the district have 2 wireless mobile labs with 15 laptops each, and the secondary schools have 2 wireless mobile labs with 30 laptops each.
In early April of 2012, our technology department was outsourced to a company out of Harrisburg called Higher Information Group. We have two technicians from Higher Information Group stationed in the School District.