ScholarChip Partner Groups

ScholarChip Partners with the ARMET Group and their Channel Partners Throughout the United States

ARMET Group, LLC is an association of select identification management and access control solution providers and integrators–leaders in identification management solutions sales, serving the continental US.

The ARMET Group built a national chain of channel solution-focused resellers, elite vendors and channel partners (see below). Each is a successful independent company in its own right, authorized ARMET Group solution providers that represent ScholarChip: Automated Card Systems, Higgins Corporation, Legend ID, Metropolitan Data Solutions, Mid-America, Midwest Card and ID Solutions and Newbart Products. Visit for more complete details on individual companies.

Bridgeway Solutions, Inc. has more than 30 years in identification management solutions and is the Southeast’s trusted resource for sales, service, support and integration of card-based services. Bridgeway represents ScholarChip in North/South Carolina, and Georgia.

Capture Technologies is the newest ARMET Group channel partner. Serving Northern California, Capture was founded in 1948 as U.S. Audio. In addition to ScholarChip, they provide industry leading ID security and business communication solutions.

Higgins Corporation has been in business since 1960, with over 90 years of combined experience, Higgins is committed to delivering an extensive line of scalable technologies to the education sector throughout New England.

ID Edge is the newest ARMET Group channel partner, located in Louisville, Colorado. ID Edge has been a trusted provider of ID products and solutions since 1985. Our full-time technical department and Service Support are here to help you.

Legend ID is the Pacific Northwest’s regional leader in secure identification, contactless smart card, and identity-based application technologies. They provide complete on-site sales and service support to ensure customer satisfaction and continued ID management.

Metropolitan Data Solutions provides identification solutions for all five boroughs of New York City, Long Island and upstate New York and represents ARMET Group in New Jersey. A team-oriented, results-driven company, MDS goes the extra mile to exceed customer needs with individualized customer service.

Mid-America Business Systems is the identification specialist in Ohio and Kentucky with quality products, on-site installation and award winning service. At Mid-America the mission is to develop long-term relationships with customers that produce reliable, successful and innovative identification solutions.

Midwest Card & ID Solutions is the regional leader in secure identification technologies serving the nation’s Midwest states including Missouri, Kansas, Iowa and Nebraska. Expertise in secure identification technologies, integration and supporting secure ID solutions.

Newbart Products is located in Houston, Texas. Newbart has been in business since 1984 and is a value added reseller of ID card printers and supplies. They provide sales, service and integration of card-based services to some of the largest school districts in the country serving Texas and nearby communities, Newbart Products is BuyBoard certified by the State of Texas. Newbart Products provides sales, service and integration of software and hardware solutions for identification management.

Diamond Business Services, Inc. is the identity solutions provider for the North Texas region. DBS focuses on the Identity of People, Accounts, Access, and Assets. Their goal is to help you find the best product, and the highest quality service available all at a price that allows you to continue to operate effectively. They provide customers with expert pre-sales information as well as excellent post-sales support. At DBS, they seek to grow and strengthen their company based on a strong set of core values, trust in the relationships we develop, and our continual commitment toward solution based selling.

School Safety Associates offers customized solutions for the needs of Florida’s education leaders, faculty, staff and students. Using a consultative approach, Student Safety Associates provides interoperable systems that make schools smarter, students more accountable, and statistical and behavioral information more accessible. Serving Florida’s education sector for 33 years, SSA is proud to be the sole source provider for ScholarChip solutions in the State of Florida.

Ripple Effects provides affordable, trauma-informed, culturally responsive, personalized, evidence-based, digital tools for delivery of social-emotional-behavioral supports and training for both students and staff. These award winning multi-tiered student interventions are trauma-informed, culturally responsive, personalized intervention programs that enhance the student experience and work seamlessly within ScholarChip ABE.