The District is actively engaged with keeping our school community informed. This page provides up to date information about COVID-19. We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.
COVID 19 Resources
Governor JB Pritzker Announces Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) SNAP Benefits
P-EBT is a USDA food assistance benefit available to families with students who would have been offered free or reduced-price meals to consume at school while attending school but are not receiving these in school meals due to COVID-19 restrictions
For more FAQ results, click the following link for IDPH Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) SNAP Benefits
Internet Access Options
COVID-19 is changing the way we are all operating in the US, including businesses offering ways to stay on track with our daily communication. Our technology department mentioned earlier in the year how families can receive Internet access at a discounted rate.
Currently, Comcast, is still leading the industry with a $10.00 a month fee, which provides high speed Internet service through Comcast Essentials. In order to be eilgible for this service--
- You do not currectly have an Xfinity or Comcast accout
- No outstanding balances with Xfinity or Comcast
- The access is offered in your area
Use this Comcast link for more information and to access the application.
Unlimited AT&T Home Internet – All AT&T consumer home internet wireline customers, as well as Fixed Wireless Internet, can use unlimited internet data. Additionally, we will continue to offer internet access for qualifying limited income households at $10 per month through our Access from AT&T program. We’ve expanded eligibility to Access from AT&T to households participating in the National School Lunch Program and Head Start. Additionally, we’re offering new Access from AT&T customers two months of free service. (As of March 20, 2020)
COVID-19 Article Library
The Business Interruption Grant (BIG) program was developed by Governor JB Pritzker and the Illinois General Assembly to provide $580 million in economic relief for small businesses hit hardest by COVID-19. BIG – the largest program of its kind in the nation - leverages federal funding provided by the CARES Act to help offset COVID-19 related losses for Illinois small businesses.