NEED TECH SUPPORT?
Call (901) 416-5300
M-F, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Select the “Help With Your Computer or Hotspot” Option.
Internet access is necessary for live virtual instruction and to access various web-based learning platforms at home.
A limited number of District-provided Internet hotspot devices are available for families without home Internet access based on the following eligibility criteria:
- Student qualifies as Direct Certified / Economically Disadvantaged
- Student is in grades 1-12
- Student has not already accessed SCS online resources
If you do not meet the District's criteria for an internet hotspot, here are some additional options for low-cost internet access at home:
Comcast is helping students and families stay connected with a special offer for home internet service. The Internet Essentials program provides monthly service for $9.95/month (plus tax).
Xfinity WiFi is allowing public access to its 1.5 million hotspots during the COVID-19 national emergency, including non-Xfinity Internet subscribers. Access may vary by location based on proximity to the nearest Xfinity WiFi hotspot.
Access from AT&T offers home Internet service for $10/mo or less depending on speeds. There are no installation fees and no contract required.