Founded in 1977, Barratt Elementary School offers a variety of academic and extracurricular options to students. The school has an annual enrollment of more than 600 students. It serves students in kindergarten through grade six. Barratt Elementary School maintains a parent-teacher association that assists students, parents, teachers and other school personnel to foster student potential, enhance student achievement and prevent personal difficulties. The school also organizes field trips, as well as offers food services. It is governed by the Alpine School District, which additionally manages various elementary, middle and high schools. The district operates through accounting, curriculum, food services, technology, transportation, purchasing, warehouse, and research and evaluation departments.