The Deer Park Independent School District-Administration and Student Services department provides information on school rules to parents, community members and students. The department is governed by the Deer Park Independent School District, which offers educational classes to students in kindergarten through grade 12. The district serves more than 12,000 students. Its academic curricula include various subjects, such as math, science, English and social studies. The Deer Park Independent School District operates communications, payroll and purchasing departments. The district s schools offer several sports activities, including basketball, tennis, football, swimming, volleyball, and track and field. Its schools operate libraries that provide a collection of books. The Deer Park Independent School District s schools offer guidance counseling services.