Aiken County Public Schools is a school district with its office located in Aiken, S.C. It operates under a superintendent and an elected school board of education. It comprises more than 40 schools including elementary, middle, high and charter schools and a career center, with a total enrollment of more than 25,000 students. It delivers instructional programs and services that enhance the academic and personal potential of its students and its courses follow the requirements of the state education board. It emphasizes the use of technology and students are provided with the one computer for every five students. Aiken County Public Schools offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including sports, such as football, softball, basketball and volleyball.