Kirschen Elementary School is a part of Modesto City Schools, which operates various elementary, junior high and high schools. Established in 1987, Kirschen Elementary School serves more than 800 students in kindergarten though grade six. Its academic curriculum offers a range of subjects, such as math, science, social studies, English, and reading and language arts. The school offers various extracurricular activities, including visual and performing arts and health and physical education. It also provides courses in character education. In addition, the school offers medical care and guidance and counseling services. Kirschen Elementary School provides speech, language and hearing therapy services to its students. It is located in Modesto, Calif.