Peoria Desegregation Case Is Settled

Sevener, Don
June 1985
Education Week;6/12/1985, Vol. 4 Issue 38, p7
The article reports on the litigation undertaken by the Illinois State Board of Education, charging that the Peoria school district discriminates against minorities in the selection of students for programs for the gifted. The undertaking will continue in the U.S. District Court in Peoria. The terms fob the desegregation settlement included that the city will operate a magnet program for latchkey children.


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