Paul T . Wright Elementary School offers a range of educational programs to more than 250 students in kindergarten through grade five. Its syllabus includes English, mathematics, science, social studies, language arts and music. The school conducts classes in special and physical education. It also employs a nurse, custodian and speech pathologist, as well as offers food services. The school maintains a library and media center that features a collection of books and reference and instructional materials. It operates a parent-teacher organization that conducts several fundraising events and programs. In addition, the school conducts a variety of activities that includes Halloween parties and parades. Located in Malta, Ill., Paul T. Wright Elementary School is a part of De Kalb School District 428, which governs various educational institutions and serves over 5,500 students.