My school runs WinNT/Novell/Red Hat/Mandrake and Suse.
We have a huge server room with Linux DHCP servers and Linux Firewalls and allso a few computer rooms running Mandrake for the students. They can do everything that any wintel machine can.
Surf the web with Netscape and make reports/presentations with StarOffice.
In 1 year they want the entire school powered by only Novell and Linux.
Microsoft has raised the prices for schools and educational institutions since the Euro arrived