Welcome to the TECHedventures!

Welcome to the TECHedventures website! Here you will find tips, tricks, and other useful information regarding technology in the classroom. This site will be helpful for educators all around the world. Even non-educators may find useful tips and tricks that can be used in their environments.

Current Projects

Follow along as we complete major projects within the district.

Windows 10 Upgrade
1:1 Student Devices
PLTW Upgrade


Want to know what types of services the technology department handles? Check out the helpful list below!

Interactive Boards
Smartboards, Promethean Boards, Brightlinks, we got you covered when it comes to installation and training.
Phone System
Whether you need a voicemail setup or a phone line moved we can assist with your need.
Internet Connections
Problems with getting connected or a website is not working correctly? We have the tools in place to get you to where you want to go.
Computer Repair
Damaged, slow, malfunctioning, or just needing an upgrade. The technology department is ready to diagnose your computer issues.
Video Surveillance
Providing the eye in the sky. The technology department installs and adjusts our video surveillance cameras as well as providing support when an incident occurs.
Not sure how to use a particular device or application? Schedule some one on one training with our awesome Technology Coach!
Along with maintaining the server and networking environment we will also be available to assist with the district website, SISK12, time clock, new accounts, email groups, password resets, and more!

Not sure if we cover it? Just ask!


Learn tips and tricks as well as best practices and more on the TECHedventures blog!
Don't forget to click the yellow Read More buttons to see the full article! You have nothing to loose!

Analyzing Media Checklist

Students are all over online media. YouTube, streaming audio, memes, live streaming, etc… Kelly Mendoza, Director of Professional Development at Common Sense Media has put together an awesome resource for students to use when working with media. Over at CommonSense.org a lot of great resources are posted every day. We want to try to highlight some of […]

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Check Yo Self Before You Wreck Yo Self

This year at Orchard Farm for our annual technology professional development day our district went with the theme of Tech or Treat. It was a great theme as Halloween was just around the corner and for us within the technology department we couldn’t think of a better way to scare teachers than to show them […]

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Affordable Internet and Computers for Everyone!

The Internet has transformed our world, yet 1 in 4 households are without home access. Through partnerships with local Internet service providers, EveryoneOn is able to offer free or $9.95 home Internet service. Find out more at everyoneon.org Free Basic Digital Literacy Training We collaborate with libraries and nonprofits to advertise free computer & Internet […]

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Meet the people that are going to take technology to the next level.

Bill Niemeyer

Chief Technology Officer


Richie Williams

Network Security Administrator


Willie Richter

Technology Systems Administrator


Carol Wittman

SIS Data System Manager


    Sam Mazzola

    District Technician


      Erin Lawson

      Technology Coach



      2115 Hwy V St. Charles, MO
      E-mail: itdepartment@ofr5.com Phone:(636) 757-6895