Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School is an educational institution that offers a range of learning opportunities to students in kindergarten through grade five. The elementary school s curriculum includes various subjects, such as reading, language arts, math, social studies, science and health. It also conducts classes in physical education and music. Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School administers the Reading First and Choosing Healthy Activities and Methods Promoting Safety (CHAMPS) programs. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). The elementary school is governed by the Dougherty County School System, which manages several elementary, middle and high schools.