Island High Launches Website
Dorp High School on Staten Island has launched the first fully
interactive web-based communications system for a New York City
public high school.
believe that New Dorp High School is the first public high school
in the nation to operate its own fully interactive website. The
site has the same features found on websites built and maintained
by many of America’s most prestigious colleges and universities,”
said Charles Slepian, the chair and CFO of Educational Networks,
the company that developed the site.
The New Dorp website provides students, parents and school staff
with a communication system featuring most aspects of school life.
The technology gives each member of the school community access
to the site, which provides password secured access with multiple
levels of authorization for teachers and administrators.
students or their parents, teachers and administrators can’t be
at school, school will come to them. It’s a great example of how
technology can unite an entire high school community and make
it stronger,” said New Dorp principal Deirdre DeAngelis.
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