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Schools debt crisis must be tackled now, warns MLA as ‘stark’ figure revealed

Total of £87.3m is owed with the figure set to rise

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Independent unionist MLA Claire Sugden

Independent unionist MLA Claire Sugden

Independent unionist MLA Claire Sugden

Schools will be plunged further into debt unless something is done to urgently address the shrinking education budget, it has been warned.

It comes after the Department of Education revealed that a total of £87.3m was already owed by schools in the controlled and maintained sector.


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