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Hotspots for Remote Learning During Inclement Weather

Affordable Internet Program

In preparation for remote learning due to Inclement Weather (snow day), please be sure that your student takes home their laptop every day. If you need a hotspot, please scroll down for more information about the Affordable Connectivity Program.

The policy from the district is that families need to apply for the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) and be rejected by that before we are able to start the process of issuing a hotspot.

Once you are approved for a hotspot, the school will activate a hotspot to be picked up by your student during lunch time at the Mercer technology center.

Thank you!

Mercer Safety Team

Affordable Internet with Affordable Connectivity Program 

Students and families in need of internet access should apply to the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) Learn more about ACP.

The ACP provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward internet service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands.  

If you think this program would benefit your family, please apply before the beginning of the school year.  

ACP Interpreter Assistance

The Affordable Connectivity Program website supports the following languages Español, 한국어, 繁體中文, Tagalog, Tiếng Việt.

Non-English speaking callers may require an interpreter to get assistance with their Lifeline or ACP application and/or benefit. Follow these steps to contact an interpreter at United Language Group Telephone Interpreting Services to assist with the conversation.


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