Pleasant Valley Elementary School enrolls students in kindergarten through grade six. It provides art, music, reading, math and physical education classes. The school offers the Title 1 program, as well as guidance counseling services. It has a staff of a nurse, librarian, counselor, aides and custodians. Pleasant Valley Elementary School has a library and media center that includes a range of books, periodicals and magazines. The school operates a parent-teacher organization and provides a variety of food items. Located in Carthage, Mo., Pleasant Valley Elementary School is governed by the Carthage R-9 School District, which also operates several elementary, junior high and high schools.