Founded in 1970, the Prairie View Academy operates elementary, junior and senior high schools that offer a variety of academic and extracurricular options to students. Its facility consists of gymnasiums, chemistry and computer laboratories, weight room, a softball and football field and more than 25 classrooms. The academy s school operates libraries that offer a variety of books and reference materials on various subjects and topics. Its school participates in various sports activities, such as basketball, track, golf, power lifting, tennis and baseball. The academy s academic curricula include various subjects, such as computers, science and physical education. Its school operates various student councils that help students to use their talents. The Prairie View Academy is located in Bastrop, La.