NEISDNorth East Independent School District
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"In Texas, money comes from attendance," says Middleton, who knew if he increased the number of kids coming in every day by just 1 percent, NEISD would get an additional $3.4 million in funding.
In 2002, mold was discovered in three of NEISD's elementary schools.
Ironically, the mold discovery was the first of three events Middleton calls "a positive perfect storm" toward NEISD's wellness overhaul.
Surprisingly, these changes and improvements haven't increased NEISD's overall budget.
The key to putting in the new network, according to NEISD executives, was that the vision was shared by the entire community, including the parents, teachers, administration, and Board of Trustees.
Chatsworth Products provided the extensive network of rack systems, cabinets, and cable management systems used throughout the San Antonio NEISD project.
Mike Chicoine, NEISD director of management information systems, explains, "We often had to spend 80 to 90 percent of our time solving construction-related issues so that 10 to 20 percent of our time could be spent installing the cables and networking centers."
Brian Combs, project manager for OTM Engineering, the San Antonio-based general contractor for the renovation, says that the NEISD is no longer an exception.