The Affordable Connectivity Program provides a discount of up to $30 per month toward broadband service for eligible households. The benefit also provides up to a $100 per household discount toward a one-time purchase of a computer, laptop, or tablet if the household contributes more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase through a participating broadband provider.
A household is eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program if the household income is at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines, or if a member of the household meets at least one of the criteria below:
▪ Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year;
▪ Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider's existing low-income internet program;
▪ Participates in one of these assistance programs:
▪ Free and Reduced-Price School Lunch Program or School Breakfast Program, including at U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Community Eligibility Provision schools.
▪ Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program (Section 8 Vouchers)
▪ Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA)/202/811
▪ Public Housing
▪ Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
▪ Veterans Pension or Survivor Benefits
▪ or Lifeline;
Eligible households can enroll by going to GetInternet.gov to submit an online application or print a mail-in application, or by contacting their preferred participating broadband provider and selecting a plan.
We are thrilled to once again offer our students and their families the opportunity to browse and select items from our free store, an initiative that started right here, last year.
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Every fall and spring, motorcyclists from the Saugerties Central School District hold a motorcycle ride in memory of Daniel Valk, and as a benefit for the District's homeless student population.
During our recent Superintendent’s Conference Day, we introduced our amazing new school partner, Torrance Hampton!
Whether it's the first day of kindergarten, the final year of high school, or any grade in between, first day of school photos remind us of the incredible growth and potential our children possess. Each milestone is a step closer to their dreams! Best wishes for a great school year!