Established in 1962, John Glenn Middle School is operated by the District Education Center. It offers courses in various subjects, such as mathematics, science, history, English, geography and physical education. It offers special programs for students suffering from learning and emotional behavioral disorders. The extracurricular programs offered by the school include drama, music, dance and field trips. The school provides various health services for its students. Its counseling center deals with academic, personal and social and career development issues. John Glenn Middle School s athletics activities include football, tennis, basketball, cheerleading, soccer, volleyball and golf. It has various clubs and music groups, such as book, archery, drama and ski club and jazz band. The school is located in Maplewood, Minn.