Established in 1970, D.H.H. Lengel Middle School serves the educational needs of more than 850 students in grades five through eight. The school s curriculum includes computer science, art, science, technology education, music, physical education, family and consumer science, English, social studies, health education and mathematics. The school offers various sports programs, such as cheerleading, football, basketball, wrestling, soccer and athletics. It organizes various student clubs and offers extracurricular activities, such as ecology club, spelling bee, student council, peer tutoring, art club, French club, German club, choir, band, Spanish club, computer club. The school s parent-teacher association supports various programs and activities organised for students. Located in Pottsville, Pa., the school operates under the guidelines set by the Pottsville Area School District.