Founded in 1865, Armstrong High School offers a range of educational programs to students in grades 9 through 12. Its academic curriculum includes various subjects, such as English, mathematics, science, social studies and fine arts. The school additionally offers classes in health and physical education and career and technical education. Armstrong High School offers a variety of sports activities, such as baseball, basketball, football, golf, cheerleading, softball, volleyball, lacrosse, hockey, water polo, wrestling, badminton and soccer. The school, in addition, has a guidance department that provides counseling services. It supports several clubs and organizations, including the National Honor Society and student council. The school s media center provides access to the Internet and houses nearly 15,000 books, reference materials, periodicals and newspapers. Armstrong High School is located in Richmond, Va., and is a part of Richmond Public Schools.