• Below are some low-cost Internet options:


    Comcast Internet Offer:
    Comcast is taking steps to help connect low-income families to the internet at home. Please click the link for more information!

    Verizon offers Verizon Lifeline plans for home phone service or broadband (internet) service. The broadband discount is limited to Fios internet service at a speed of 18 megabits per second or above. If you qualify for the Lifeline discount service, you are eligible to receive a reduced rate on your Verizon monthly bill. To sign up for this service, please read the attached PDF (English | Spanish) or visit their website at www.verizon.com/support/residential/account/manage-account/lifeline-discount.

    USAC (a funding branch of the FCC) offers a program called Lifeline which provides discounts to qualified families on their home Internet service.  To find out more about this program, visit www.fcc.gov/consumers/guides/lifeline-support-affordable-communications.

    Turn Your Phone Into a WiFi Hotspot:
    Many smart phones can be turned into a "hotspot" for use by other devices. Depending on your provider and plan, this may be either free or a small additional charge to your service. If you are unsure about your plan, contact your provider for details. If you know that your plan provides for hotspot use, this article by PCMagazine, How To Turn Your Phone Into a Wi-Fi Hotspot should help.


    Additionally, MASD has a limited number of mobile hotspots available for temporary loan.  Please contact your building Principal for more information.