Home Internet Access for Students

INTERNET CONNECTIVITY AVAILABLE FOR STUDENTS 

Several vendors are able to offer low cost Internet services to eligible families.  Darlington County School District is providing this as INFORMATION ONLY.  We do not endorse one vendor over another.  These two vendors have contacted us about their offerings and we are simply passing the information along for families to investigate.  There may be other Internet providers who offer similar programs.

 

SPECTRUM Internet Assist (Time Warner was purchased by Spectrum)

$14.99/mo for 30Mbps available to qualified household only

Call 1-844-525-1574

Google “Spectrum Internet Assist” for more information

Click here for more information.

Information from their website

  • High-speed 30 Mbps Internet with no data caps
  • Internet modem included
  • No contracts required
  • Add in-home WiFi for $5 more per month

Eligibility requirements as per their website:

To qualify for Spectrum Internet Assist, a member of the household must be a recipient of one of the following programs:

  • The National School Lunch Program (NSLP); free or reduced cost lunch
  • The Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) of the NSLP
  • Supplemental Security Income (SSI) ( ≥ age 65 only)

Note:  if you have had Spectrum Internet service within the last 30 days, you are not eligible for this service.

 

AT&T Access Program

cost based on speed and service availability at your address

 

Call 855.220.5211

Google “AT&T Access ” for more information

Check availability using their website here.

 

Information from their website

Service availability and speed may vary by address. AT&T will assign you the fastest of these speed tiers available* where you live:

  • 10 megabits per second, for $10 per month**
  • 5 megabitsper second, for $10 per month
  • 3 megabits per second, for$5 per month
  • 1.5 megabits per second, for $5 per month
  • 768 kilobits per second, for $5 per month

     

    Eligibility requirements as per their website:

  • With at least one resident who participates in the U.S. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and
  • With an address in AT&T’s 21-state service area, at which we offer wireline home Internet service, and
  • Without outstanding debt for AT&T fixed Internet service within the last six months or outstanding debt incurred under this program.