Founded in 1981, the Yukon School District governs various elementary, middle and high schools. It operates through food service, maintenance, technology and transportation departments. The district serves more than 6,000 students in kindergarten through grade 12 through its schools. Its schools include Independence Middle School, Central Elementary, Shedeck Elementary and Yukon High School. The district s schools offers classes in reading, writing, music, language arts, math, English, science, social studies, physical education, foreign languages and special education. Its schools provide a range of sports activities, such as golf, wrestling, football, baseball, basketball, tennis, softball, cross-country, and track and field. The district is accredited by the Oklahoma State Department of Education. The Yukon School District is located in Yukon, Okla.