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ScholarChip and SchoolPay Announce Seamless K12 POS Payment Integration April 2018 ScholarChip, the largest provider of automated school safety and operations services, and SchoolPay, the most advanced enterprise payment solution in the K12 market, today announced a co-marketing and enhanced integration agreement at CASBO, Sacramento Convention Center. School Safety Can't Wait: ScholarChip Offers Forever Free Visitor Management March 2018 ScholarChip, the largest provider of automated school safety and operations services, is making a version of its popular Enterprise-class Visitor Management program available to eligible schools, free of charge. Budget is no longer a barrier to a basic level of school campus safety. ScholarChip Becomes Contributing Member of IMS Global Learning Consortium March 2018 ScholarChip, the largest provider of automated school safety and operations services, announced that is has become a contributing member of the IMS Global Learning Consortium (IMS Global/IMS), the world-leading non-profit collaborative advancing edtech interoperability, innovation, and learning impact. ScholarChip Commits to Data Privacy by Signing The Privacy Pledge January 2018 ScholarChip is now a signatory of the Student Privacy Pledge developed by The Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) and The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). The Pledge safeguards student privacy on the collection, maintenance, and use of student personal information. ScholarChip Streamlines Student ID with Affordable Web-based Application December 2017 ScholarChip® has announced its new browser-based student ID Manager system. Now, K12 schools can save money by using their own hardware to connect to the most advanced ID card system available in the market today. Visionary Craig Lockwood New President/CFO for ScholarChip November 2017 ScholarChip announces the appointment of Craig Lockwood as its president and CFO, in a newly-created leadership position. His responsibilities include refining corporate strategy; optimizing sales and marketing; and leading its client service and finance departments. ScholarChip Secure Door Access and Classroom Attendance Devices for K12 Make Installation Quick, Easy, and Cost Effective October 2017 ScholarChip announces two new products that embrace the Internet of Things (IoT) and use Power over Ethernet (PoE) for secure door access and classroom attendance in K12 environments Argo Community High School Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster with Flexible Schedule Support August 2017 ScholarChip announces that Argo Community High School is implementing ScholarChip’s ID Manager; the school will print customized smart ID cards that will support its new flex scheduling program for the 2017-2018 school year. ScholarChip Integrates ABE Functional Behavioral Assessment Software to Further Streamline School Safety and Operations Services August 2017 ScholarChip has fully integrated ABE into its suite of services. Schools now have a single point of access to ABE within the largest and most robust school safety and accountability platform in America. ScholarChip Extends to Midwest to North Dakota and Missouri May 2017 ScholarChip® announces that schools in the Midwest, Legacy High School in Bismarck, N.D. and Monett R-1 School District in Monett, Mo., are now embracing automated services for building and classroom attendance. 10th Largest School Division in US Installs ScholarChip’s Visitor Management System April 2017 ScholarChip announces that Fairfax, Va. County Public Schools has installed 125 ScholarChip’s Visitor Management systems in its elementary, middle and high schools. Charles County Public Schools Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster March 2017 ScholarChip announces its newest client, Charles County Public Schools in Maryland, which has purchased Visitor Management services for its 40 schools. Weehawken Township, NJ School District Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster February 2017 ScholarChip announces its newest client, Weehawken Township School District in New Jersey, which has purchased Building Attendance for its high school and Visitor Management and Secure Door Access services for all schools. School Lane Charter, Bucks County PA, Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster January 2017 ScholarChip® announces that its newest client, School Lane Charter School in Bensalem, Bucks County, PA, has purchased ScholarChip’s ID Manager for Building Attendance and Secure Door Access services for its high school students. Harlem Children’s Zone Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster December 2016 ScholarChip® announces that its newest client, Harlem Children’s Zone®, has purchased ScholarChip’s smart ID Card system, ID Manager, for Building Attendance and Large Group Attendance services for its HCZ® Promise Academy I and II Middle and High Schools. Legacy High School Reduces Time to Take Attendance by 80% with ScholarChip November 2016 ScholarChip®, announces that Legacy High School (LHS) in Bismarck, N.D. has dramatically decreased the time required to take large group classroom attendance, from 20 minutes to about four minutes, an 80 percent decrease. Brockton Public Schools Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster November 2016 ScholarChip® announces that its newest client, Brockton (Mass.) Public Schools, has purchased ScholarChip’s ID Manager, Building Attendance, Large Group Attendance, and Mobile Hallway Monitoring services. D’Arbonne Woods Charter School Joins ScholarChip’s Growing Client Roster October 2016 ScholarChip® announces that its newest client, D’Arbonne Woods Charter School (DWCS) in Farmerville, La., has purchased a Starter Kit for ID Management, Building and Classroom Attendance, Large Group Attendance, Visitor Management, and SALA (Student Ad-Hoc Location App) services. ScholarChip Celebrates Hamilton County School District October 2016 ScholarChip® is celebrating the Hamilton County, Fla. School District for making their schools safer, more secure and increasing their operations efficiency. ScholarConnect Lets Parents Track Attendance, Lateness, Meals, Add Cafeteria Funds October 2016 ScholarChip® announces ScholarConnect, a powerful new mobile app that lets parents track their children’s attendance, lateness, and meal purchases quickly and easily, from any mobile device like a smartphone or tablet. ScholarChip Brings One-Click Access to Smart ID Card Applications in PowerSchool Portal June 2016 ScholarChip and PowerSchool Group LLC have joined forces through an independent software vendor partnership agreement to bring ScholarChip’s applications to PowerSchool’s dashboard using one-click access. K12 School Security Innovations by ScholarChip and Zebra Technologies April 2016 ScholarChip® will demonstrate its One Card ID Manager software, a cloud-based, easy- to-use Smart ID card issuance system with contactless smart cards and Zebra’s industry leading tracking, access control and secure ID card printer and encoder. Safer Students, More Secure Schools Within Reach With New Subsidy From ScholarChip, Zebra Technologies, ARMET Group April 2016 ScholarChip, along with Zebra Technologies Corporation and the ARMET Group, announced the Affordable Smart Card ID Initiative, a cutting-edge subsidy program that will enable more qualifying school districts to implement ultra-secure smart ID card systems for students and staff. Equation Could Mean Millions in State Funding for Education February 2016 Many school districts across America are discovering that by taking human error out of taking attendance and automating the process, they can simply and easily increase their Average Daily Attendance (ADA). Long Island School Year Starts with ScholarChip September 2015 Glen Cove and South Country are the latest school districts to implement ScholarChip School Safety and Operations System. ScholarChip Acquires ABE Systems, Keeps Staff, Plans Major Expansion of Platform November 2014 ScholarChip has acquired ABE Systems from McKenzie Taylor Company, a leading provider of web-based student intervention software. ScholarChip® Awarded Contract to Provide Smart Photo ID-Cards to Students and Staff in South Carolina’s Sixth Largest School District December 2013 ScholarChip® is pleased to announce that Richland County School District One has become a partner school district. As the awarded firm, ScholarChip will provide the District with twenty smart ID-card issuance stations.