Schools in Berrien and Cass counties to receive $1.4M for security upgrades
Several school districts in Berrien County and one in Cass County have received a total of $1.4 million from Michigan's Competitive School Safety Grant Program.
Benton Harbor Area Schools received a $928,725 grant for school security. The district is required to provide matching funds of 25-percent of the grant.
The following schools and districts received funds that do not require matching funds:
Benton Harbor Charter School Academy
Berrien Springs Public Schools
Brandywine Community Schools
Michigan Lutheran High School
Milfred C. Wells Academy
Sodus Township School District
Marcellus Community Schools
The districts and schools have until September 2019 to spend the grant money.