Platte River Elementary is an educational institution that offers a range of learning opportunities to more than 370 students in kindergarten through grade six. Its curriculum includes music and physical education. The school administers the Title I program, as well as provides guidance counseling and food services. Platte River Elementary offers special education programs for students with learning disabilities. The school maintains a parent-teacher organization that serves as a resource for students, parents and staff members. It is a part of Benzie County Central Schools, which governs several educational institutions. The district s schools provide a variety of athletic activities, such as basketball, football and volleyball.