Lawrence Public Schools is headquartered in Lawrence, Mass. The school district provides educational services to more than 12,000 students in prekindergarten through grade 12. Its schools curriculum includes language arts, math, science, civics, economics, history and geography. Its schools offer a range of extracurricular activities that includes dance, drama, creative writing, and arts and crafts. Lawrence Public Schools also provides special education to gifted and talented students. The district s schools operate a parent-teacher association that conducts fundraising activities and special programs. Its schools offer Title 1 and English as a Second Language programs. In addition, its schools provide food, transportation, guidance counseling and health care. The school district supports a variety of sports activities, such as basketball, handball, hockey, soccer and football. Lawrence Public Schools operates over 15 elementary, middle and high schools.