Maxwell Park Elementary is governed by the Oakland Unified School District, which manages several elementary, middle and high schools. The district s high school provides classes in physical education and social studies. Its high school also offers special education for students with learning disabilities. The district s high school organizes a range of athletic events, such as football, bowling, cross-country, volleyball, tennis, basketball, hockey and cheerleading. Its high school also maintains a media center. The district s high school operates a parent-teacher-student association that encourages parental involvement in students activities. Its high school also has Spanish, baking, tennis, chess and fashion clubs.