Independent School District 317 Deer River operates elementary and high schools. The district s schools operate a range of academic and enrichment programs. It provides online educational resources for students and teachers. The district s schools serve a selection of food items and beverages for breakfast and lunch. Independent School District 317 s Deer River Deer River High School operates a variety of after-school programs. Deer River Deer River High School provides opportunities for various sports activities, such as baseball, golf and softball. Its schools focus on the social and academic development of students. The district enrolls students in kindergarten through grade 12. Its North Elementary School maintains a parent-teacher organization. Independent School District 317 Deer River also operates a preschool program.