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Help Desk/Support

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The PHSD Technology Help Desk is available from 7:30am-3:30pm by submitting a ticket below or by calling 412-793-7000, Ext. 1450.When prompted choose your student's school and leave a detailed message that includes your name and phone number.  Technology Services staff will respond to your support request as quickly as possible.

 


Teachers and Staff

Employees of the district can reach out to Technology Services via the FMX Technology Requests system or by phone at extension 4357.  Phone support should be reserved for time-sensitive support requests and user authentication (password) issues.  

Staff Help Desk & Knowledge Base


Students

Students can reach out to Technology Services via the Student Help Desk form below or by calling 412-793-7000, extension 1450.

Student Help Desk & Knowledge Base

Remote Access

During your support call, we may ask to remotely access your computer to troubleshoot your issue.  We utilize a Google product called Chrome Remote Desktop.  If your technician requests to start a remote session, please click on the link and follow the instructions below.

Chrome Remote Desktop

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Recent News

Penn Hills School District Exits Financial Recovery Status

We are thrilled to announce that the Penn Hills School District has officially exited Financial Recovery status. This monumental achievement was announced on May 23, 2024, by Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Education, Dr. Khalid Mumin, at Penn Hills Middle School.

Linton Middle School's Heartfelt Mentor Appreciation

Over the past two days, Dr. Robinson and YESS Team member Miss Nia guided over 30 eighth-grade students in delivering a special gift to someone of their choosing. About a month ago, an idea was hatched to create t-shirts that allow our kids to give thanks to someone in the building who has truly been a mentor to them during their time at Linton.

Spotlight on: A Pre-Apprenticeship Opportunity

Educators and students, we're excited to share a fantastic summer opportunity that's gaining recognition across the state! Sigma Resources’ subsidiary, Simcoach Games, is partnering with the Allegheny Intermediate Unit and regional schools to offer the Junior Game Developer Pre-Apprenticeship in video game development.

Free After-school Meal Program Launches in Penn Hills School District

The Penn Hills School District, in collaboration with The Nutrition Group, is excited to announce the launch of a new initiative aimed at providing free afterschool meals to school-age children within the community. This program is part of a broader effort to support the nutritional needs of children and ensure they have access to healthy meals outside of regular school hours.

PA FAFSA Submission Deadline Extended

In an important update for students and families across Pennsylvania, the Board of Directors at the Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) has extended the submission deadline for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) to June 1, 2024.

Upcoming Events

Contact Information

Brian Brown
Director of Technology and Innovation
(412) 793-7000, Ext. 1245

Kammi Barbarino
Secretary
(412) 793-7000, Ex. 1415