Operational since 1916, Check Elementary School offers a variety of educational programs to students in grades kindergarten through five. The school provides academic programs in English, mathematics, social studies and science. It also offers various motivational and enrichment programs. The school s library provides a range of books, newspapers and encyclopedias. Its athletics department offers various activities, such as basketball, volleyball and tennis. Check Elementary School also provides classes in health and physical education. It also has a counseling and guidance department for students, parents and teachers. The school provides a program in arts that includes drawing, coloring and self-portraiture classes. The school students participate in a wide variety of activities, such as publishing school paper, broadcasting a morning news show and digital film production. In addition, it offers music, art and computer classes on a weekly basis. It is part of the Floyd County Public Schools and located in Check, Va.