Founded in 1963, Kate Smith Elementary School is a learning center that provides a variety of educational opportunities to students in kindergarten through grade six. It provides classes in language arts, English, math, science, reading and writing. The school organizes various parent-teacher conferences that serve as a resource for students, parents and staff. Kate Smith Elementary School conducts workshops and family nights. Located in Sparks, Nev., it is a part of the Washoe County School District, which governs more than 90 schools. The district operates through a range of departments, including career education, finance, athletics, facilities management, information technology, human resources and transportation. The district s schools provide transportation services and administer a meals program. The district also provides various community education classes for adults and children.