Information Technology Services

The Information Technology Services DepartmentĀ supports the instructional, administrative, and management applications of media and technology. This includes instructional tools and applications, administrative tools and applications, communications networks and information resources, both print and electronic.  ITS works closely with the Media and Digital Learning Department to implement and support technology required for teaching and learning.

The responsibilities of the Information Technology Services Department include:
  • administer and support school based media and technology programs
  • budget for equipment, materials, services, training and personnel
  • purchase hardware, software, materials, services and consumables
  • collaborate with network and information service providers
  • provide services in partnership with the Needham Channel
  • maintain hardware, software and instructional materials
  • troubleshoot technology problems throughout the district
  • produce educational materials
  • plan for facilities, networks and programs
  • train administrators, teachers, support and volunteer staff
  • provide access to and maintain educational databases
  • communicate technology initiatives to the town's Technology Advisory Committee





1330 Highland Avenue
Needham, MA 02492
781-455-0400
Mark Messias
Administrator of Information Technology Services
781-455-0400 x218
Mark_Messias@needham.k12.ma.us
William Welch
Assistant to the Adminstrator of Information Technology Services
781-455-0471
William_Welch@needham.k12.ma.us
Paul Messias
Network Engineer
781-455-0471
Paul_Messias@needham.k12.ma.us
Josephine Antonellis
Data Manager
781-455-0400 x246
Josephine_Antonellis@needham.k12.ma.us
Mary DeMaio
ITS Secretary
781-455-0471 x215
fax: 781-455-0415
Mary_DeMaio@needham.k12.ma.us