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Internet Connectivity

Escalon Unified would like to thank our local businesses and facilities that have opened their WIFI for student use. To use the business or facility WIFI, you will need to park outside the business or facility, access their WIFI and enter a password (if needed). The businesses who have currently partnered with us follow below:

 

          Business                                                                    Password

            Escalon City Hall                                                               none needed

            Escalon Library                                                                  none needed

            Escalon Christian Reformed Church (ECRC Guest)         Cougars1

            Escalon Covenant Church (ECCConnect)                         TruthGrace
            Burger King                                                                       none needed
            Taco Bell                                                                            none needed
            Escalon Museum                                                                none needed
            Starbucks                                                                            need to ask for password
            Hula’s                                                                                 need to ask for password
            Mountain Mikes                                                                 need to ask for password
            Lagorios                                                                             need to ask for password
            D’boni’s                                                                             need to ask for password
            Sicily Pizza                                                                        need to ask for password
            Subway                                                                              need to ask for password
            Rice Bowl Express                                                            need to ask for password
 
 
Comcast Internet Essentials for $9.99 / mo. - Internet Essentials will increase speeds from 15/2 Mbps to 25/3 for all customers in response to emergency measures associated with Coronavirus (COVID-19). This speed increase will happen automatically - no action is required by customers. Customers also receive 2 months for free.
https://www.internetessentials.com/
 
Xfinity WiFi Free For Everyone: Xfinity WiFi hotspots across the country will be available to anyone who needs them for free – including non-Xfinity Internet subscribers. For a map of Xfinity WiFi hotspots, visit www.xfinity.com/wifi
(Once at a hotspot, consumers should select the “xfinitywifi” network name in the list of available hotspots and then launch a browser.)

 

- AT&T Access Program

Service entails at-home WiFi at 10 Mbps for $10/month (No install, modem fee, or contracts). To be eligible, at least one individual in household must participate in U.S. Supplemental Nutrition Assistance (SNAP), Cal Fresh, or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) program. For more information, visit https://www.att.com/access

 

- Spectrum

- Charter will offer free Spectrum broadband and Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households
with K-12 and/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum broadband
subscription at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395.
Installation fees will be waived for new student households.
- Charter will partner with school districts to ensure local communities are aware of these
tools to help students learn remotely.
- For eligible low-income households without school-aged children, Charter continues to
offer Spectrum Internet Assist, a low-cost broadband program delivering speeds of 30Mbps
- Charter will open its Wi-Fi hotspots across our footprint for public use
- Spectrum does not have data caps or hidden fees.