The Orting Express...
Orting Express changes beginning March 31, 2021
Call in Support from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm has ended, chat, email and text will continue
Technical help for your district Chromebook with three contact options for students and families
- Access help by the live chat feature from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm Monday through Friday on the lower right corner of this page
- Access help from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm by texting to this number (253) 254-3276 (no calls text only)
- Send us an email OrtingExpress@orting.wednet.edu
Google issues have been resolved
If your Chromebook is damaged, a broken screen, a non-working keyboard, unable to hold a charge etc. etc. Please contact your student's school directly to make arrangements to swap the Chromebook.
For the most current and accurate information regarding Sports, Fees, Yearbooks and other general school questions please contact your student's school.
Orting High School 360-893-2246
Orting Middle School 360-893-3565
Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary 360-893-0595
Orting Primary 360-893-2248
Google had a recent update that may impact connectivity and performance
How to clear caches and cookies (data)1) On Chrome browser go to the three dots in the upper right corner2) Go to more tools3) Clear browsing data4) select time range: all times5) Clear data6) Restart the Chromebook
How to perform an update of Chrome on your Chromebook
***This can also be done on the browser in the upper right corner find the 3 dots if you don't see settings in the lower right corner.
For students that are experiencing the screen below. You can enter the pin that was sent with your Clever badge or use your Google password. To keep the timeout from occuring again please see the screenshots below for additional information.
Please find the extention area of the Chrome browser (upper right corner) click on the Moon (sleep) to change it to a Sun (awake).
If you are encountering a lock when trying to login (like the picture) please join the Chromebook to your WiFi and try logging in again. You may also need to restart the Chromebook and then try logging in.
Clear Caches & Cookies Chrome Browser
Extensions for Student Chromebooks
Google Classroom for the First Day of School
Student Login and Clever
If you need support with a district-issued technology device, please work with your student's teacher to submit a support ticket with our technology department or start a chat below.
If you need support navigating Edginuity, Clever, Google Apps please contact your child's teacher or our Teacher on Special Assignment (T.O.S.A.), Tina Stariha, email@example.com.
Teacher and Staff Support
Orting teachers are available to help assess and support your child's engagement, performance and navigation of the online curriculumn. Linked below are teacher rosters with individual links directed to each teacher's webpage with contact information.
Our counselors are ready to help suport your student's social-emotional wellness and connect you to resources to assist. Name, email and phone numbers are provided below to identify and contact your child's school counselor.
- OPS Counselor
- Interim Counselor for OPS
- Deb Noble-Perry
- phone (360) 893-2248 ext.4075
- Teresa Garcia
- phone (360) 893-2248 ext.4075
- PTR Counselor
- Corinna Schoonover
- phone (360) 893-0595 ext.4108
- OMS Counselors
- Robin Joy
- phone (360) 893-3565 ext.4303
- April Reynolds
- phone (360) 893-3565 ext.4304
- OHS Counselors
- Shelly Smith
- phone (360) 893-2246 ext.4375
- Joshua Thayer
- phone (360) 893-2246 ext.4374
Resources for Orting Families
Help and support in addition to the Orting School District
Need help with your internet service?
Comcast Xfinity offers several resources to help families
We are fortunate to live in a community with the heart and resources to help. Here is a list of available resources.