Technology Department

Students' abilities to safely and effectively make use of electronic resources is essential to their advancement in almost any career. The Copper River School District believes that by investing in technology in education, we are investing in our students' successful futures.

2016 USDA RUS grant

The Copper River School District is excited to announce that we, along with our partner district (Annette Island School District), were chosen to receive the 2016 USDA RUS DLT Grant! The grant will bring almost $500,000 in much-needed video teleconference (VTC) equipment to our schools. 

e-rate information
E-Rate provides discounts to assist most schools and libraries in the United States to obtain affordable telecommunications and Internet access. It is one of four support programs funded through a Universal Service fee charged to companies that provide interstate and/or international telecommunications services.

The Schools and Libraries Program supports connectivity - the conduit or pipeline for communications using telecommunications services and/or the Internet. Funding is requested under four categories of service: telecommunications services, Internet access, internal connections, and basic maintenance of internal connections. Discounts for support depend on the level of poverty and the urban/rural status of the population served and range from 20% to 90% of the costs of eligible services. Eligible schools, school districts and libraries may apply individually or as part of a consortium.

Applicants must provide additional resources including end-user equipment (e.g., computers, telephones, etc.), software, professional development, and the other elements that are necessary to utilize the connectivity funded by the Schools and Libraries Program.


Child Internet Protection Act (CIPA), enacted December 21, 2000, requires recipients of federal technology funds to comply with certain Internet filtering and policy requirements

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