THE Business Side OF THE House

Grier, Terry B.; Ozment, Sharon
May 2004
American School Board Journal;May2004, Vol. 191 Issue 5, p24
Focuses on the actions taken by Guilford County Schools in North Carolina in response to the reductions in funding despite a period of growth from 2001 to 2004. Areas that have been given attention to generate meaningful savings though cost avoidance and reduction in expenses; Findings of the school in its internal telecommunications audit; Outcome of the request for proposal for school food management services which was distributed to local, state and national companies; Political pressures that emanated from the recommendation of the team investigating transportation costs to move to a tiered scheduling system.


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