Rufus C. Burleson Elementary School is a part of the Dallas Independent School District, which operates several elementary, middle and high schools. Rufus C. Burleson Elementary School serves more than 450 students in grades four through six. It offers several extracurricular activities, including cooking without fire, science safari and writer s garret and operates various associations and clubs. The school provides a variety of sports activities, including football, soccer, basketball, cheerleading, and track and field. In addition, the school operates a parent-teacher association that conducts various parent involvement activities. Rufus C. Burleson Elementary School provides medical care and guidance and counseling services. Located in Dallas, it also provides a range of special education and after-school programs.