Friday, August 13
10th, 11th, and 12th Grades: 2:00 - 4:00 PM
7th, 8th, and 9th Grades: 4:00 - 6:00 PM
We will have designated stations for completing enrollment forms, receiving schedules, and receiving Chromebooks if needed based on our technology survey. Some may have to placed on the Chromebook waitlist.
Please be advised Dothan City Schools internet service contract expires September 30 for at-home student use. Scroll below for the internet voucher program in order to take advantage of discounted internet service. If you need assistance applying for the voucher, please contact us.
There will be a Chromebook/Technology user fee of $20.00. Please bring cash or money order.
**Please wear a mask and only 2 guests per family**
These are the same forms that will be filled out in person during orientation on Friday. To save time, you can fill out the forms, scan them, then email to the DCVS secretary, Ms. Toni Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org or bring them in person.
Internet Voucher Information
If you do not have personal internet service, please read the following:
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help families and households struggling to afford internet service during the COVID-19 pandemic. This new benefit will connect eligible households to jobs, critical healthcare services, virtual classrooms, and so much more.
About the Emergency Broadband Benefit
The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on qualifying Tribal lands.
Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100 to purchase a laptop, desktop computer, or tablet from participating providers if they contribute more than $10 and less than $50 toward the purchase price.
The Emergency Broadband Benefit is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.
Who Is Eligible for the Emergency Broadband Benefit Program?
A household is eligible if a member of the household meets one of the criteria below:
Has an income that is at or below 135% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines or participates in certain assistance programs, such as SNAP, Medicaid, or Lifeline;
Approved to receive benefits under the free and reduced-price school lunch program or the school breakfast program, including through the USDA Community Eligibility Provision in the 2019-2020 or 2020-2021 school year;
Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year;
Experienced a substantial loss of income due to job loss or furlough since February 29, 2020 and the household had a total income in 2020 at or below $99,000 for single filers and $198,000 for joint filers;
Or meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider's existing low-income or COVID-19 program.
A list of local providers participating in this program for reference.
FCC Website for EBB program: https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit
Do I Qualify: https://getemergencybroadband.org/do-i-qualify/
Consumer FAQ for EBB: https://www.fcc.gov/consumer-faq-emergency-broadband-benefit