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Student Internet

Student access to the internet will be vital to successful distance learning.

There are many ways that can be accomplished.

If a family does not have home internet service, local areas in the area are available.  Schools will have designated wi-fi zones, many local businesses have wi-fi.  Maps of those are available on the school website.

If your family has signed up for Free or Reduced lunch, other resources are available.

Families can sign up at https://www.myschoolapps.com

You may qualify.  Here are the benchmarks.  Refer to the website above for most current information.

  • 2 people live in your house with a combined income of less than $31,894/year
  • 3 people live in your house with a combined income of less than $40,182/year
  • 4 people live in your house with a combined income of less than $48,470/year
  • 5 people live in your house with a combined income of less than $56,758/year
  • 6 people live in your house with a combined income of less than $65,046/year
  • 7 people live in your house with a combined income of less than $73,334/year
  • 8 or more people live in your house with a combined income of less than $81,622/year

Once you have signed up from the National School Lunch Program, you can apply for special rates for high speed home internet through Cox or AT&T.

Other ways to qualify for Cox’s program, families with K-12 children who are eligible for the National School Lunch Program, Head Start, SNAP, WIC, LIHEAP, and/or TANF; who receive Tenant-Based Vouchers, Project-Based Vouchers or Section 8 Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA); and/or who live in Public Housing.

https://www.cox.com/residential-shop/wls/order-cox-services.html

For customers who sign-up between July 21 and September 30, 2020, we are offering:

First two months free Connect2Compete service, $9.95/month thereafter

Information for AT&T’s program can be found at https://www.att.com/internet/access/

If you are in a situation where you are in need and do not have a home or are in a special situation and need special assistance, please contact your school principal for other options.