The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)
Dec 20, 2022
The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a government program run by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to help eligible households pay for internet service and a connected device such as a laptop or tablet.
All students who attend a school that qualifies for the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for free/reduced meals are eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program.
If a school does not qualify for the CEP provision, then only students who are eligible for free/reduced meals at these schools are eligible for the ACP program.
In West Valley, the following schools are CEP schools: Ahtanum Valley, Mountainview, Summitview, Wide Hollow, Mid-Level Campus, and Innovation Center. All students at these schools are eligible for the ACP program.
The following schools are not CEP schools: Apple Valley, Cottonwood, and West Valley High School. At these schools, only students who are eligible for free/reduced meals are eligible for the ACP program.
The Affordable Connectivity Program will provide the following services to the family of an eligible student:
-Up to a $30/month discount for internet service.
-A one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, tablet, or desktop computer.
-A low-cost service plan that may be fully covered through the ACP (check with internet provider).
Additional information about the ACP program and the application link are available via this website:
Instructions in various languages are available via this website:
For more information, families should contact their internet provider.