The Temple City Unified School District governs the public school system of Temple City, California, in the West San Gabriel Valley. The district was established in 1954 and received recognition from the state Department of Education, placing TCUSD among the top tier of public schools.
Company Website: tcusd.net
Industry: K12 Education
William Block, Director of Technology, Temple City USD
Economic trouble hit TCUSD hard in the form of a $3 million budget cut over three years, with an anticipated additional $6 million cut on the horizon. The district had to find a more economic ways to operate or face staff downsizing and the cutting of top-tier educational programs. Jive offered the district an E-Rate eligible Hosted VoIP solution. This gave TCUSD the opportunity to implement a modern phone system with enterprise-class functionality while simultaneously cutting the district’s telecommunications expenses by 41%