(PreK-2, rural, 58% free or reduced lunch, school-wide Title 1). In 2002, after three years of the Carbo Reading Styles Program, West Amory Elementary was one of three Title 1 schools to achieve the highest NCE gains in Mississippi. West Amory’s students had gained 38.5 NCEs in reading in three years, and won the IRA Distinguished Title 1 School Award. That same year, West Amory Elementary school was awarded the prestigious status of a Level 3, “National Reading Styles Model School.” West Amory Elementary is a school-wide, Title 1 school in rural Mississippi, with 58% of its students receiving a free or reduced-price lunch. Reporting Educator: Nancy Sullivan, Principal, West Amory Elementary School.