Located in Newark, Calif., Lincoln Elementary School provides a range of general academic programs. It is a part of the Newark Unified School District, which governs various elementary, middle and high schools. Founded in 1964, the school district serves more than 6,000 students. The district s schools academic curriculum includes language arts, English, mathematics, science, fine arts and social studies. Its schools also maintain libraries and media centers that stocks books, periodicals, and instructional and reference materials. The district s schools organize parent-teacher meetings that encourage parental involvement in children's education. The Newark Unified School District s schools conduct classes in gifted, talented and special education, as well as administer the English as a Second Language program. Its schools organize a range of athletic activities that includes football, basketball, volleyball, and track and field. In addition, the district s schools provide food and transportation services.