The Dickson County School system enrolls more than 8,200 students, as well as employs over 1,000 staff members. It operates various elementary, middle, high and alternative schools. The system maintains administration, adult education, finance, nutrition, secondary education and transportation departments. Its schools curricula include classes in math, art, science and English. The system also organizes a variety of cocurricular activities, including choir. Its schools maintain libraries and media centers that include a range of books and reference and instructional materials. In addition, the Dickson County School system provides various athletic programs in tennis, basketball, cross country, volleyball, football and golf. It is located in Dickson, Tenn.