Support for Internet Access at Home

  • Home Internet access

    Student computers taken off campus still maintain the security and filtering protection available at school. Here are some tips for connecting to a home network.

    Programs to help with home Internet Access

    High School Program

    Everett Public Schools is pleased to announce its selection as a participant in The 1 Million Project. Their mission is to provide 1 million devices that allow for Internet access to eligible high school students across America who do not have Internet access at home.

    Eligibility for the 1 Million Project is limited to high school students who do not currently have Internet access at home. A lack of home Internet access is defined as:

    1. No Internet access in the home or
    2. Multiple students in the household with access to a single computer, or
    3. Dial-up Internet at home.

    Students meeting any one of the requirements will receive a free wireless Internet hotspot with up to 10GB per month of high-speed Internet connectivity while enrolled in any high school within Everett Public Schools.

    For more information and to determine eligibility, families of high school students should complete the consent form and return to their school's main office.

    Resources:

    Middle School Program (Eisenhower, Evergreen and Heatherwood Middle Schools)

    Everett Public Schools is partnering with the T-Mobile EmpowerEd program to provide mobile hotspots for middle school students who do not currently have internet access at home.

    Eligibility for receiving a device under this program is limited to students at 1:1 middle schools (Eisenhower, Evergreen or Heatherwood) who do not currently have Internet access at home. A lack of home Internet access is defined as:

    1. No Internet access in the home or
    2. Multiple students in the household with access to a single computer, or
    3. Dial-up Internet at home.

    Students meeting any one of the requirements will receive a free wireless Internet hotspot with unlimited high-speed Internet connectivity while enrolled in a 1:1 middle school. (Eisenhower, Evergreen or Heatherwood)

    For more information and to determine eligibility, families of students enrolled in a 1:1 middle school should complete the consent form and return to their school's main office.

    Resources: