The K-20 Educational Network is a high-speed, high-capacity network
that connects colleges, universities, K-12 school districts and
libraries across Washington state. K-12 schools and educational
organizations rely on the K-20 network to run hundreds of data-based
applications that support school administration, distance learning and
K-20 Network Fees for 2015-16
Most districts connected to the K-20 Network saw significant cost savings on their combined co-payment and Internet Service Provider (ISP) fee in 2015–16. No district paid more than their total fee from last year (2014–15). K-20 Network fees will remain fixed at the 2015–16 levels through the 2017–18 school year regardless of bandwidth usage or growth during the period, assuming continued expected E-rate and legislative funding support.
2015-16 K-20 Network Fees (Invoice Amounts, E-rate Discount Calculations) (xls)
Videoconferencing & Tech Support
Schedule a video conference
Contact K-20 network tech support
Bandwidth, Caching Services & IP Addresses
Request more bandwidth
Locate a DNS caching server
Add or manage IP addresses
Learn more about broadband
Schedule a Video Conference
K-20 Technical Support
RITUs are frontline support for school districts.
- Contact your RITU (Regional Institutional Technical Unit).
- Contact your ITU (Institutional Technical Unit).
Learn More About Broadband
Use the National Broadband Map to search, analyze and map broadband availability across the United States.
Check out the Washington State Broadband Office for up-to-date information on the move to install affordable broadband service across Washington. This site represents a partnership among federal and state governments, broadband service providers, citizens and community-based organizations.
Request More Bandwidth
Here’s how to apply.
Bandwidth usage charts
Locate a DNS Caching Server
There are servers at three K-20 network node sites.
IP Address Management
How to apply for an IP address.
Criteria and Requirements