Established in 1956, St. Jude Catholic School provides Catholic education to students in pre-kindergarten through grade eight. The school has an enrollment of more than 400 students and conducts classes in a range of subjects, such as religion, language arts, math, science, social studies, art, music and physical education. It provides before- and after-school care, counseling, meal and transportation services. St. Jude Catholic School promotes participation in several athletic activities, such as soccer, football, baseball, softball, basketball and cheerleading. The school features a library that provides several books and reference materials. Its staff members include a principal, administrative assistant and teacher aides. St. Jude Catholic School maintains a computer lab that offers instruction in computer basics. It operates a home and school association that organizes various fundraising activities. The school is located in Rockville, Md.