Bartow County Schools offers educational programs to more than 14,000 students in prekindergarten through grade 12. It operates several elementary, middle and high schools, as well as the Bartow Crossroads Academy, a state-funded alternative school. Its schools offer educational programs in reading, language arts, math, English, science, social studies, physical education, computer technology and special education. The district s schools have guidance counseling departments that offer individual and group counseling services to students. The district s schools also provide music, dance, drama and visual arts classes. Additionally, Bartow County Schools offers a variety of extracurricular activities and student clubs, such as spelling bee competitions, student council, scholastic bowl, and chess, computer, environmental and yearbook clubs. Bartow County Schools is located in Cartersville, Ga.