Submitting a School Dude Request

Once your account is created, The system will automatically send you an email with logon instructions. If you do not have a School Dude account please contact Sandy Curtis in the Facilities department, 508-786-6178 or by email: sandycurtis@stmarksschool.org.  She will be glad to get you set up on the system.  If you have just forgotten your password,…

How to Enable AD authentication on WordPress.

How to Enable AD authentication on WordPress. • Email Helpdesk to request AD credentials to be added to the site. • The Mini Orange plug in is enabled at the server level, but each site needs to be configured individually. In the request be sure to give the specific site name for AD Authentication Once…

Turning in an Advisor Letter via FAWeb

Starting in the winter of 2016-2017, families receive the end-of-semester Advisor Letters digitally, rather than as a mailed paper letter. Basics Step-by-step Content Formatting Details Basics Write your advisor letter as you would normally. When you are ready to post your advisor letter for review and publication, you can post them as comments on the…

Virtual Desktop (VDI) Change Control Policy

This policy outlines the process to request, and make changes to the VDI environment. Generally, it applies to any activity that would trigger a “Recompose” of one or more desktop pools. User entitlement changes, and other general access changes are not subject to this policy. Unlike traditional desktops, Virtual Desktops (VDI) are rooted in a…

Accessing the Virtual Desktops

The computer science and robotics labs run on virtual desktops — that is, the “computers” that you log in to are just clients for a large server that provides everyone with their applications (and processing power). Conveniently, you can log in to these desktops from any computer. Any where. Point your web browser at: https://mydesktop.stmarksschool.org…

System Access and Managing Passwords for Students

The “St. Mark’s User ID“, also known as your Active Directory (AD) ID. This is issued by the Technology department along with an email address.  The username is typically the first and last name of the student and the email address is the username@stmarksschool.org (for example John Doe= username JohnDoe and email is johndoe@stmarksschool.org).   The password for…

Boardingware Guide for Families

Students and families use our new online sign out system. House Prefects, Tech Prefects and House Heads have all had introductions to the software.  In the next weeks Stacey Lee will be conducting Faculty information sessions open to all.  Ms. Lee will also reach out to our weekend duty Faculty to ensure all questions are answered…

Boardingware Guide for Students

Students and families use our new online sign out system. House Prefects, Tech Prefects and House Heads have all had introductions to the software.  In the next weeks Stacey Lee will be conducting Faculty information sessions open to all.  Ms. Lee will also reach out to our weekend duty Faculty to ensure all questions are answered…

Boardingware Guide for Faculty

Students and families use our new online sign out system. House Prefects, Tech Prefects and House Heads have all had introductions to the software.  In the next weeks Stacey Lee will be conducting Faculty information sessions open to all.  Ms. Lee will also reach out to our weekend duty Faculty to ensure all questions are answered…

Lynda.com Access

While you can access the site from on or off campus, the first time login in (it will create an account) must be done from campus (details below). What is it? Lynda.com provides web-based training on a growing library of software and technique training courses for a number of areas: Microsoft Office, 3D, video, business, photography, web…