PPS Information Technology

Information Technology

Our Mission: 
Information Technology (IT) supports academic and operational excellence by empowering people and processes with transformative technology that ensures student success regardless of race or class.

Welcome to the PPS Information Technology Home Page!

This site is designed to provide our customers with resources and information about PPS IT and how the department supports student learning. Here you can keep up with the latest news and information about IT, read about current and emerging initiatives and learn a bit about our staff.       

The Information Technology Department seeks to provide best-in-class IT products and services to the District while enabling customers with the most efficient and appropriate technologies available. This web site is designed to provide you with information in support of these objectives.

Please take time out to browse our web page to learn more about IT at PPS!

What's New?

PPS IT Department receives recognition in national EdTech article.
Portland Public Schools Finds a Better Way to Configure PCs. Working with CDW’s imaging services, district streamlines its processes and saves hundreds of thousands of dollars per year.

PPS IT Department - EdTech

The Hour of Code,  Dec. 8-14, 2014
The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. Check out the tutorials, and look out for new ones coming for the Hour of Code 2014. Try last year's tutorials.

Tech Bundle Update
Going Google: Chromebooks for all Teachers!

PPS Goes Google! For more information, visit the website or the blog


Twenty-five current or newly graduated PPS students made an impressive team of interns this summer, fanning out to take on tasks across the district office and at summer work sites. This included several interns helping to configure the new Teacher Chromebooks!