• Technology Vision

    Our vision is to use technology to enhance our curriculum, to build communication, creativity, collaboration, and critical thinking skills that enable students to be globally aware, competitive, and adaptable in their personal and professional life.

  • Technology Support

    Thank you for visiting our Technology Support page.  If you are in need of assistance please fill out the form below and we will respond to your request as soon as we can.  If you have issues with the form you can also email helpdesk@tulpehocken.org.  Please make sure to give us the best way to contact you and a description of your issue.
    You can also access the Documents of the right side of this page to search for different help documents that may assist you with your issue.

Technology Support Request

Director of Technology

Phone: 717-933-4611, ext. 1081


Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from Kutztown University.

Mr. Matthew Shirk

Mr. Shirk joined the administrative team in 2018.  Prior to his role as Director of Technology, Matt served as a technology support specialist for the district since 2011.   Outside of Tulpehocken, Matt enjoys spending time with his wife Kayla, daughter Hayden, and 2 dogs, Gemma(Boxer) and Luna(French Bulldog). Matt also enjoys playing soccer and fastpitch softball

IT Support Specialist

Phone: 717-933-4611, ext. 2081


Degrees and Certifications:

Associate Degree in General Studies from Harrisburg Area Community College. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Networks and Cybersecurity from the University of Maryland Global Campus.

Mr. Zachary Eckel

Mr. Eckel joined the Tulpehocken Area School District in 2021 as an IT Support Specialist. When not fixing technology-related issues, Zach enjoys watching soccer, reading, playing video games, and spending time with his four cats; Bootz, Willow, Leo, and Lily.

Technology Support

  • 717-900-3410
  • Acceptable Use Policy
  • Google Apps for Education
  • Google Classroom
  • Office 365
  • Request Internet Hotspot
  • Sapphire Web Portal