The Department of Technology is the IT department within the Paterson Public School System- PROVIDING THE SCHOOLS WITH RELIABLE STATE-OF-THE-ART NETWORK, COMPUTING RESOURCES AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SERVICES.
News & Alerts
The District recently upgraded our McAfee webfilter appliances to provide safer web browsing for our students.
If your device is getting "Security Errors" please download and install the Paterson Public Schools signed certificate.
Windows devices including notebooks and surfaces; MacBooks and IMacs; Google ChromeBooks
Apple mobile devices including iPads and iPhones
Free Security App from McAfee: SiteAdvisor® is a powerful, lightweight security app that secures your browsers and keeps you protected from all kinds of digital dangers. Its primary mission is to block and warn you of malicious sites that might be loaded with malware, or setup to steal your passwords. You can download it here.
Get up-to-the-minute weather information from the Panther Academy Weather Station simply by clicking on this link. Alternatively, you can download and install on your computer the weatherbug application (select Paterson and Panther Academy as your location).
All District issued iPhones and iPads will be managed by Absolute Software Mobile Device Manager.
If you do not have a District iPhone/iPad, please disregard this notice.
Open Safari on your District device and go to:
You will be required to enter your username and password. Additionally, please enter “paterson” in the Domain field.
Please follow the prompts to install and enroll your iPad/iPhone.
District introduces new Help Desk Order System. Instructions on how to enter work orders using Manage Engine Service Desk can be found here.