school finance

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(MPRN-Lansing) Governor Rick Snyder’s administration is considering its next move after a judge blocked a state takeover of four academically struggling elementary schools in the East Detroit district. 

A Wall Street rating agency report is raising questions about the fiscal outlook for many Michigan school districts. 

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo Public Schools Board of Education on Thursday approved a 2015-16 general fund budget of almost $142 million, up an estimated $6.3 million or 4.6 percent from the current year." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

The district's human resources director says some workers may be called back if enrollment numbers increase

Enquirer analysis finds amount spent on employees other than teachers and administrators dropped over three year period