Towles Elementary School serves more than 300 students in kindergarten through grade 6. Founded in 1965, it is a public school. The school offers classes in music and computer applications. It administers special education, English as a Second Language, and gifted and talented education programs. The school maintains a library, as well as offers food and transportation services. It organizes field trips to several educational and cultural locations. The school operates a parent-teacher organization that supports various fundraising events. It also organizes Hacienda and Qdoba nights. Towles Elementary School is a part of Washoe County School District, which governs various educational institutions.