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Posted: Thursday, 07 August 2014 4:30PM

Detailing BHAS Potential Consent Agreement



So what exactly is a 'consent agreement?' Benton Harbor Area Schools hopes to soon enter into one with the state of Michigan to help pay off a $15-million deficit.

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Superintendent Dr. Leonard Seawood says the agreement would be a partnership that would contain two components, one would be budgetary.

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The other component is educational. Seawood says an educational turnaround plan has been underway for the last several years.

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With the states oversight the two components would be fused together. Governor Snyder has until Monday to decide if the school system is in a financial emergency.


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