Children in the Battle Creek area will have access to free meals this summer. Meat Up and Eat Up is free program being offered through the Michigan Department of Education, Battle Creek Public Schools and Lakeview School District.
Deputy Superintendent of the Michigan Department of Education Dr. Venessa Kessler says that Battle Creek's partnership agreement will see the state of Michigan providing "on-demand technical assistance", and support for issues with staffing; as well, the district is currently applying for state financial resources.
A new batch of funding will be coming to the Marshall Public Schools, to help “defray the costs” of annexing the Albion Public Schools last year.
The Battle Creek Enquirer reports that the Michigan Department of Education announced on Wednesday that $2...