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Device and Internet Access

A survey was recently sent from Freedom, Heritage, and Liberty to determine student need(s) for laptop device and/or Internet access. Please complete the survey. Independence and La Paloma will contact families directly.

Device Needs:

Please contact your school site for more information on device needs.

Freedom High: 925-625-5900 ext. 3001; email: mankek@luhsd.net  

Heritage High: 925-634-0037; email: coopere@luhsd.net

Independence High: 925-634-2589 ext. 1023; email: baltzelll@luhsd.net

La Paloma High: 925-634-2888 ext. 4001; email: hollandc@luhsd.net

Liberty High: 925-634-3521 ext. 5202; email: harperh@luhsd.net

Internet Access:

From Comcast:

  • Only available to qualified low-income households
  • New customers will receive two free months of Internet service
  • After two free months, cost for service will be $9.95/month plus tax
  • Qualified households can learn more here: https://www.internetessentials.com/

Comcast Eligibility Criteria: 

  • You do not have outstanding debt to Comcast that is less than a year old. Families with outstanding debt more than one year old may still be eligible.
  • You live in an area where Comcast Internet service is available but have not subscribed to it within the last 90 days.

Comcast Program Qualifications: 

  • MEDICAID: card or most recent eligibility letter for an adult in your household.
  • Public housing assistance documentation such as your lease, housing assistance payment (HAP) contract, or eligibility documentation from HUD.
  • SNAP: letter indicating you are approved for Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits.
  • TANF: eligibility letter for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.
  • SSI: eligibility letter for Supplemental Security Income.
  • NSLP/Head Start: copy of a letter indicating current participation in the National School Lunch Program or Head Start, with your child's name, the school name, and the address of where you are requesting service.
  • LIHEAP: letter confirming your eligibility for Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program.
  • WIC: eligibility letter for the Women, Infants, and Children program.
  • FEDERAL PELL GRANT: (Colorado and Illinois only) documentation from your community college’s financial aid office.
  • VA PENSION: veterans pension eligibility determination letter from the Veterans Administration.
  • Tribal assistance eligibility letter, including TTANF, FDPIR, etc.

From AT&T:

  • Only available to eligible limited income households
  • Cost for service will be $5/month plus tax for speeds 768Kbps – 3Mbps
  • Offering two months of free service to new customers who order Access by April 30, 2020. $5/mo or $10/mo thereafter, depending on your speed.
  • Expanding eligibility based on income2 and to households participating in National School Lunch Program/Head Start
  • Waiving all home internet data overage fees
  • Qualified households can sign up at https://www.att.com/shop/internet/access/

AT&T Eligibility Criteria:

  • Access from AT&T provides wireline Home Internet to limited income households who participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program or receive Supplemental Security Income benefits in California.
  • In response to the public health crisis, Access from AT&T is temporarily expanding eligibility based on income and to households participating in National School Lunch Program/Head Start.

 Qualifying for Access based on National School Lunch (NSLP) or Head Start

  • To qualify for Access based on National School Lunch (NSLP) or Head Start, you will need to provide proof of current program participation or an award letter that includes the name of program, date, name of child and address of child.