The St. Martin Parish School District governs various elementary, middle and high schools. It has more than 15 public schools that serve students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The district has an enrollment of more than 8,000 students and its schools conducts classes in a range of subjects, such as music, art, language arts, math, science, social studies, and religious and physical education. The St. Martin Parish School District s schools organize a range of extracurricular programs, such as MATHCOUNTS, geography bee competitions and chess clubs. The district s staff members include librarians, principals, stretch coordinators, counselors, secretaries and custodians. Its schools also provide before- and after-school care services that include field trips and meal services. The St. Martin Parish School District s schools also publish newsletters and supply stationary items to students. Its schools maintain libraries that provide a variety of books and reading materials.