Barr Elementary School is a proactive and collaborative learning community that provides curriculum of research-based practices. It offers classes in pre-kindergarten through grade five. The school s academic curriculum includes classes in music and speech. Barr Elementary School maintains a library that provides a range of educational and learning electronic and print resources and materials. The school also offers counseling sessions. It is governed by Jackson Public Schools, which serves students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The district additionally manages more than 55 schools, including a career development center. It operates through research, food services, planning and evaluation, facilities, transportation and human resources departments. Barr Elementary School is located in Jackson, Miss.