LaSata statement on Benton Harbor Area Schools

LANSING, Mich. — State Sen. Kim LaSata, R-Bainbridge Township, on Friday released the following statement regarding the financial and academic situation at Benton Harbor Area Schools.

“Ensuring a quality education for students at Benton Harbor Area Schools is our top priority,” said LaSata. “While the district is currently experiencing both financial and academic problems, I am encouraged by everyone who has come to the table in support of the students. The future of these students and the community relies on students’ success.”