Internet Filter

To better protect our students from inappropriate material on the internet we will now filter Internet traffic through the Open DNS servers, a leading provider of security and infrastructure services.

The following site categories are now blocked.


Adware Sites that distribute applications which display advertisements without user's knowledge or choice. Does NOT include sites which serve advertising.
Alcohol Sites about alcohol use, commercial and otherwise.
Dating Sites for meeting other people.
Drugs Sites about illegal or recreational drug use.
Gambling Sites that offer gambling or information about gambling.
Hate/Discrimination Sites that promote intolerance based on gender, age, race, nationality, religion, sexual orientation or other group identities.
Weapons Sites about weapons, commercial and otherwise.
Tasteless Sites that contain information on such subjects as mutilation, torture, horror, or the grotesque.
Lingerie/Bikini Sites displaying or dedicated to lingerie/bikini that could be considered adult-only.
Proxy/Anonymizer Sites providing proxy bypass information or services. Also, sites that allow the user to surf the net anonymously, including sites that allow the user to send anonymous emails.
Sexuality Sites that provide information, images or implications of bondage, sadism, masochism, fetish, beating, body piercing or self-mutilation.

Sites that promote television shows or offer television watching online.

Nudity Sites that provide images or representations of nudity.
Pornography Anything relating to pornography, including mild depiction, soft pornography or hard-core pornography.

If you encounter a site that is block you will get the following message.


If you feel a web site is block in error click the "Contact your network administrator" link and fill in the form. This will send an email to the ICT Department.