Founded in 1954, Herington Elementary School provides learning experiences for students in kindergarten through grade five. It offers educational classes in reading, math and physical education. The school maintains a well-equipped library and media center and computer laboratory. It has a counseling department that employs guidance counselors who serve teachers and parents by providing information that assists in meeting the academic and emotional needs of students. Herington Elementary School serves a selection of breakfast and lunch items. It also organizes book fairs and field trips. The school is located in Herington, Kan. Herington Elementary School is governed by Herington Schools.