UPDATE May 15, 2020: Service is added at Linganore High and Urbana High, bringing the total to 29 schools offering outdoor Wi-Fi.
Frederick County Public Schools is offering outdoor Wi-Fi service at 29 school parking lots. Connections are only available to FCPS students and staff who have valid credentials to access the network. They will log in using the same credentials as they would if they were inside the school.
Governor Hogan's Stay at Home Order identifies "travel to and from an educational institution for purposes of receiving meals or instructional materials for distance learning" as an "essential activity." Families and students must remain in their vehicles to use the the outdoor Wi-Fi access. A social distancing of at least six feet from others, must be maintained at all times.
Schools offering the outdoor Wi-Fi access in their parking lots will post signs when they are printed indicating the areas available. They are:
Deer Crossing Elementary
Gov. Thomas Johnson High
Green Valley Elementary
New Market Middle
New Midway Elementary
Spring Ridge Elementary
Twin Ridge Elementary
Windsor Knolls Middle
Yellow Springs Elementary.
Wi-Fi service at school parking lots is subject to change without notice.