Houston Lower Elementary School, located in Houston, Miss., is a public school that is a part of Houston School District. It enrolls more than 500 students from kindergarten through grade two. The school programs are designed to meet the needs of young children. It provides a nurturing environment with emphasis on assisting children to learn appropriate ways to solve problems and to obtain the necessary academic skills. The school introduces reading through a fun, hands-on activity and mathematics and the other subjects are also taught through hands-on and teacher-directed activities. Houston Lower Elementary School also offers extracurricular activities, including music, art, library and various sports, such as softball, basketball, baseball and swimming.