From staff reports
Traverse City Record-Eagle
---- — TRAVERSE CITY — Kingsley Area Elementary School officially was named a National Title 1 Distinguished School.
Kingsley Elementary won the honor for closing an achievement gap between economically disadvantaged pupils and their peers.
The National Title 1 Association, a membership organization of state Title 1 directors, annually recognizes up to two schools from each state for hosting successful Title 1 programs, according to the group’s website.