Parry McCluer Middle School caters to the physical, social, emotional and intellectual needs of children. The school enrolls students in grades five through eight. Its curriculum includes computer technology, math, science, English, social science, music, health education, and fine and performing arts. Parry McCluer Middle School serves lunch and breakfast, as well as offers guidance counseling and nursing services. In addition, the school maintains a library media center that houses a range of books and study materials. It operates an athletic department that provides opportunities for students to participate in basketball tournaments. Parry McCluer Middle School also offers special education classes for gifted and talented students. The school is a part of Buena Vista City Public Schools.