Founded in 1960, Claxton Elementary School serves more than 600 students in grades kindergarten through five. The school offers academic programs, fundraisers, cultural arts activities, and fitness and technology. Its curriculum includes subjects, such as mathematics, science, English, social studies, music, art, physical education and language arts. The institution provides Internet access to classrooms, media center and computer lab. It additionally provides a parent-teacher association. The school has won several awards, including Excellence Award by Action Greensboro and Service to Students Award. The school is located in Greensboro, N.C. Claxton Elementary School is a part of the Guilford County School District.