We are focused on the needs of the students and families in our communities, and we are committed to ensuring your well-being during school closings. We are working diligently, along with community organizations and area businesses, to offer services to support students and families during this time. As we receive information about available services, we will provide details below.
To learn key facts and help stop the spread of rumors, see the Share Facts, Not Fear page on the CDC’s COVID-19 website.
For more in-depth information on COVID-19, see the CDC’s Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).
Stay informed and look for information on this virus and situation from reliable and trusted expert sources:
- Resource List COVID-19
- LWISD Parent, Teacher, and Student Resources
- Tips for Parents from the National Association of School Psychologists
- Tips for Parents
- World Health Organization
- S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Texas Health and Human Services
- Tarrant County Public Health
- Cook Children’s Hospital
(Kids and Coronavirus)
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FREE INTERNET ACCESS
Low-income families in the Comcast service area can sign up for 60 days of complimentary Internet Essentials service, which is normally available to all qualified low-income households for $9.95/month. Also, Comcast is increasing Internet speeds for the Internet Essentials service from 15/2 Mbps to 25/3 Mbps for all new and existing customers, which will be the speed of the service going forward.
To sign up, applicants can simply visit www.internetessentials.com. There are also two dedicated phone numbers 1-855-846-8376 for English and 1-855-765-6995 for Spanish. For additional information, visit Comcast Increases Access to and Speeds of Internet Essentials to Support Americans Through Coronavirus Pandemic.
Beginning March 16, 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 and at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households. For more information, see Charter to Offer Free Access to Spectrum Broadband and Wi-Fi For 60 Days For New K-12 and College Student Households and More.
We also invite you to follow the Tarrant County Public Health website at coronavirus.tarrantcounty.com and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website at cdc.gov/coronavirus for the most current available updates.