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Jackson County equipping school buses with WiFi to help students with no internet

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Posted at 10:05 AM, Apr 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-23 10:06:46-04

JACKSON COUNTY, Fla.(WTXL) — Jackson County School District will be equipping their school buses with WiFi to provide internet hotspots throughout the county for students with limited or no internet access.

The school district made the announcement Wednesday night on on their Facebook page.

This service will allow students to download, upload or work on assignments from teachers.

The WiFi buses will be located at various locations around Jackson County.

The school district says students are reminded to follow all online safety procedures as outlined in the Acceptable Use Policy they signed at school.

Distance learning will be a key component of instructional delivery until the end of the school year on May 27.

Below is the schedule that will be in use starting Monday, April 27. This scheduled will be repeated each week.

BUS 28
Alford Ball Park
Monday & Wednesday
Time- 10:00am -12:00pm

Compass Lake Clubhouse
Monday & Wednesday
12:15pm-2:15pm

Campbellton Community Center
Tuesday and Friday
10:00am -12:00pm

Jacob City Hall
Tuesday and Friday
12:15pm-2:15pm

Cypress Park
Thursday
12:30pm-2:30pm

BUS 11
Greenwood Park
Monday & Wednesday
10:00am -12:00pm

Two Egg Store
Monday & Wednesday
12:15pm-2:15pm

Sneads Ball Park
Tuesday and Friday
10:00am -12:00pm

El Bethel Assembly of God
Tuesday and Friday
12:15pm-2:15pm

Shady Grove Methodist
Thursday
12:30pm-2:30pm