Located in Baton Rouge, La., Melrose Elementary offers a range of educational programs to students in pre-kindergarten through grade five. It is a part of the East Baton Rouge Parish School System, which governs various elementary, middle and high schools. The district s schools academic curricula includes language arts, English, mathematics, science, fine arts and social studies. Its schools organize parent-teacher meetings that encourage parental involvement in children's education. The district s schools organize a range of athletic activities that includes football, basketball, volleyball, cross-country, and track and field. Its schools also maintain a libraries and media centers that stocks books, periodicals, and instructional and reference materials. In addition, the district s schools provide food and transportation services.