Mary D. Lang Elementary School, located in Kennett Square, Pa., serves kindergarten through fifth grade students. The school, founded in 1972, is governed by the Kennett Consolidated School District. Its core curriculum includes several subjects, such as language arts, mathematics, science and social studies. Mary D. Lang Elementary School s writing program improves descriptive, narrative, essay and persuasive writing skills. The school additionally provides the English as a Second Language program. Its cocurricular programs include art, music, and health and physical education. Mary D. Lang Elementary School s staff members include subject teachers, literacy coaches, instructional assistants, nurses, speech pathologists and librarians. The school operates a library and media center that stocks a variety of storybooks, picture dictionaries, and fiction and nonfiction books.