NBC Evening News for Saturday, Sep 17, 1994
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Montclair, New Jersey: Sara James) The issue of schools and segregation in the 1990s examined; scenes shown from Montclair, New Jersey, where a study found a pattern of de facto segregation in the classes in apparently integrated schools. [Human Relations Council David HERRON, parents Lois TIGAY, Valerie SWEAT - cite and comment on classroom racial percentages.] The school board's efforts to set guidelines to improve racial balance noted. [Principal Elaine DAVIS, SWEAT, Montclair schools superintendent William LIBRARA - offer views on restoring racial balance.]
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