Bickerdyke Elementary School serves more than 160 students in grades three through five. The school offers various athletic and extracurricular activities, such as field trips, band, choir and music. It provides classes in reading, writing, math, social studies and science. Bickerdyke Elementary School operates a library and media center that offers a collection of books, newspapers, magazines and reference materials to its students. In addition, the school has a cafeteria that provides nutritious meals. It additionally offers individual and group counseling services. The school has a parent-teacher organization that plans and coordinates learning programs, social activities and fundraising events. It is governed by Russell County Schools and is located in Russell, Kan.