Washington Irving School enrolls more than 490 students in kindergarten through grade six. It emphasizes the academic and social development of students. The school conducts classes in physical education, art and music. The school operates a library media center that offers reference materials. Washington Irving School also provides special education sessions for students with learning difficulties. The school offers several before- and after-school programs. It provides guidance counseling services and administers the Title I program. Washington Irving School is a part of Indianapolis Public Schools, which serves more than 30,000 students. The district s schools provide membership options in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.