Established in 1994, Bales Intermediate School is a coeducational institution that provides an academic and social education to more than 600 students in grades four through six. Its academic curriculum includes a range of subjects, such as math, science, social studies, English, language arts, music, life skills, and health and physical education. Bales Intermediate School has a library media center that offers a collection of books, archives, biographies, databases, encyclopedias and dictionaries for research and reference purposes. In addition, the school provides food and transportation services to students. Bales Intermediate School is a part of the Friendswood Independent School District and is located in Friendswood, Texas.