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Austin Public Schools

401 3rd Ave NW
Austin, MN  55912
507-460-1900

District Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
7:30AM - 4:30PM

Technology Services

Austin High School

Staff Tech Support - Incident IQ

TecHQ - APS Technology Knowledge Base

MN Student Data Privacy Act Acceptable Apps List

APS Technology Services maintains and supports 11 locations, approximately 6,200 devices, and serves almost 6,000 users comprised of both students and staff. Austin Public Schools is primarily a PC based school district offering 1:1 Lenovo PC devices to students in grades 5-12. The district also supports IOS devices, primarily in PK-4, with 1:1 iPads for elementary age students. 

Technology Services Mission

The mission of Technology Services is to support innovation in the uses of technology, facilitate student learning experiences, enhance administrative efficiency, and provide tools which support staff in providing learning experiences that are Authentic, Inquiry Driven, Participatory, Shared, and Reflective.

Essential Technology Outcomes
Tech Plan
Tech Disaster Recovery Plan
Acceptable Use Policy
1:1 Technology Handbook
1:1 Technology Handbook en Español

Common Sense Schools

Common Sense School Seal

Austin's Elementary schools have been approved as Common Sense Schools, an honor that recognizes our efforts in teaching digital citizenship to young people and engaging the entire school community in this important discussion. The recognition acknowledges our schools' commitment to helping students build skills that are essential for their well-being today—and for the opportunities they'll have tomorrow. 

This honor is provided by Common Sense Education, part of a national nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of kids and families by providing the trustworthy information, education, and independent voice they need to thrive in a world of media and technology.

Amy Thuesen
Director of Technology
507-460-1920
amy.thuesen@austin.k12.mn.us

Alex Cauble
Systems Administrator
507-460-1939
alex.cauble@austin.k12.mn.us

Matt Christian
IT Help Desk
507-460-1930
matthew.christian@austin.k12.mn.us

Michael Majerus
IT Support Technician
507-460-1930
michael.majerus@austin.k12.mn.us

Jean Zhou
IT Support Technician
(507)460-1930
jean.zhou@austin.k12.mn.us

Miguel Garcia
IT Support Technician
(507)460-1930
miguel.garcia@austin.k12.mn.us

Connor Cauble
IT Support Technician
(507)460-1930
connor.cauble@austin.k12.mn.us