Western Heights Middle School is governed by Western Heights Public Schools, which is an independent school district that serves more than 3,000 students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The district manages elementary, middle and high schools. Its schools provide accelerated, honors and remedial classes. The district s schools also offer opportunities to participate in several sports activities, such as football, basketball, softball and cheerleading. Its schools provide special education and alternative school programs. In addition, the district s schools offer transportation and food services. Its schools provide parent-teacher associations. The district s schools organize several after-school activities, as well as operate a variety of clubs.