Montgomery County Schools governs various elementary, middle and high schools. The school district provides a range of academic and extracurricular options to students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. It encourages the involvement of parents in children s education. The district s schools offer classes in language arts, English, mathematics, science and social studies. Its schools also provide academic programs in computer applications and special and gifted education. The district s schools employ a librarian, counselor and custodians. In addition, its schools organize a variety of athletic activities, such as football, basketball, softball, baseball, cross-country, and track and field. Montgomery County Schools is located in Troy, N.C.