Suburbs one step closer to creating own school districts - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Suburbs one step closer to creating own school districts

(WMC-TV) – Tennessee lawmakers have taken the initial step in allowing Shelby County suburbs to create their own municipal school districts.

The House – Education Sub Committee voted to recommend a bill that would repeal the current state law which prohibits cities from creating their own districts.

The bill will now move to the full House Education committee for a vote.

Action News 5 will be following this developing story on-air and online.

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