Established in 1928, Shepherd Elementary School is an educational institution that enrolls students in pre-kindergarten through grade six. It offers s range of academic and recreational programs. The school provides instruction in music, art, and health and physical education. It also offers classes in English, reading and special education. Shepherd Elementary School s staff includes a librarian, special educator, guidance counselor, nurse, custodians and classroom teachers. It conducts several jazz festivals, science fairs, national history day celebrations, drama performances, and math bee and spelling bee competitions. Additionally, the school maintains a parent-teacher association that organizes regular meetings, conferences and fundraising activities. Shepherd Elementary School is located in Washington, D.C.