03/07/2013 09:25 am ET Updated May 07, 2013

Michigan School Districts Feel Pinch As Deficits Grow

Lansing -- Only 11 of the 49 Michigan school districts in deficit expect to end the budget year in the black, while 13 have seen their deficits grow during the year, according to a report by State Superintendent Mike Flanagan.

In his quarterly report to the Legislature on Feb. 26, Flanagan updated lawmakers on the financial state of districts that incurred year-end deficits in 2012 and their progress -- of lack thereof -- in reducing the shortfall during the 2012-13 year.

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