Tangipahoa School System granted provisional unitary status in desegregation case

Tangipahoa School System granted provisional unitary status in desegregation case
Tangi Schools Desegregation Case

AMITE (WVUE) - There are new developments in a school desegregation case that dates back to 1965.

The Tangipahoa Parish School System says a federal court granted the district provisional unitary status.

U.S. District Court Judge Ivan Lemel said that in his order that the district has set forth a plan to comply with desegregation orders that would allow it to advance toward final unitary status following a three-year probationary period.

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