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CHARTER TO OFFER FREE ACCESS TO SPECTRUM BROADBAND & WI-FI FOR 60-DAYS FOR NEW K-12 AND COLLEGE STUDENT HOUSEHOLDS AND MORE

In the coming weeks, many Americans will be affected either directly or indirectly by COVID-19 and Charter is focused on serving and supporting our 29 million customers. Americans rely on high speed broadband in nearly every aspect of their lives and Charter is committed to ensuring our customers maintain reliable access to the online resources and information they want and need. To ease the strain in this challenging time, beginning Monday, March 16, Charter commits to the following for 60 days:

  • 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 30 Mbps
  • Charter will open its Wi-Fi hotspots across our footprint for public use
  • Spectrum does not have data caps or hidden fees.

6th Grade Virtual Orientation

Sixth grade parents and students, please view this video of our Virtual Orientation and Tour of Roxana Junior High School.

Parent Resources: Illinois State BoE Guidelines and FAQ

Dear Roxana Families:

The Illinois State Board of Education has released a Guideline Document providing us with information regarding starting the 2020-2021 school year. Please click the links below to view this information.

Below, you’ll find a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document providing answers some common questions in regards to this upcoming school year.

RHS Class of 2020 Virtual Commencement

Graduation is a major milestone under any circumstances. The RHS Class of 2020 Commencement Ceremony comes as the world is turned upside down by a pandemic. On behalf of the Roxana High School faculty and staff, CONGRATULATIONS! Please know that even after graduation, our school and staff are willing to assist you in any way possible.

Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) Snap Benefits

Special Benefit to Buy Food for School Aged Children

The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) is offering assistance to families during the COVID-19 shutdown. Families are able to apply online to receive benefits to help pay for food for our Roxana K-8 students.

All students in grades K-8 in the Roxana School District are automatically eligible because our District participates in CEP for South Primary, Central Intermediate, and Roxana Junior High.  Although Roxana High School is not a CEP school, any student who receives free or reduced-priced meals is also eligible to apply to IDHS.

For more information, please read this flyer: Pandemic EBT (P-EBT) SNAP BENEFITS

If you are ready to apply, click here to complete the application online. If you need technical assistance, you can email IDHS here: DHS.FCS.PEBT@illinois.gov 

Roxana Remote Learning

Roxana Remote Learning

During the displacement caused by the Corona-19 virus pandemic Roxana Community Unit School District is striving to continue with the education process. Click here to access grade level assignments.

JEFF WELKER WELLNESS CENTER

 Join the Roxana Community School District in making a difference. We’re raising money to renovate our old weight room and transform it into the Jeff Welker Wellness Center for students, staff and community members.  Any donation will help make an impact. Thanks in advance for your contribution to this endeavor and for keeping Jeff Welker’s legacy alive.