Two Utah elementary schools have been honored by the U.S. Department of Education for their outstanding Title I programs.

Delta South Elementary in Delta and Milville Elementary in Cache County are among more than 100 schools nationwide receiving awards at the International Reading Association meeting in Orlando, Fla.Title I serves students in low-income areas.

The Title I Recognition Program focused on schools providing opportunities for children to improve core academic performance and high standards in curriculum and instruction, among other criteria.