Harper Creek Community Schools has been awarded a sizable grant to go towards school security.

The Michigan State Police announced, Wednesday, that 135 public school districts, 66 non-public schools, 20 public charter schools and nine intermediate school districts / regional educational service agencies will receive a total of $25 million in state grants from the 2019 Competitive School Safety Grant Program to improve the safety and security of students, staff and school buildings through the purchase of technology and equipment.

Per the appropriation, priority was given to applicants who had not received school safety grant funds in the past. Harper Creek’s grant is for $209,300.

The entire list of schools that were awarded grants can be viewed at:  michigan.gov/msp/0,4643,7-123-72297_34040_75045---,00.html