Alan C. Pope High School, located in Marietta, Ga., operates under the Cobb County School District. It offers classes from grades nine through 12 with an annual enrolment of nearly 2,000 students. Alan C. Pope High School offers classes in various subjects, including journalism, algebra, statistics, astronomy, environmental science, physiology, chemistry, oceanography, world history, psychology and sociology. The school also offers various foreign language courses, such as French, Spanish, German and Japanese. It organizes several extracurricular activities, including band, drama, orchestra, choir, and health and fitness activities. The Cobb County School District also operates other schools, such as Hayes Elementary School, Mount Bethel Elementary School and Dodgen Middle School. Founded in 1987, the high school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.