Adams Elementary School, located in Arkansas City, Kan., offers classes in various subjects to students in grades kindergarten through five. Its curriculum includes language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, fine arts and physical education. The school has an academic achievement program. It also provides field trips and choir programs, and various extracurricular activities, including volleyball, basketball, football and softball. The elementary school has a fully equipped library that offers a variety of reading materials and computer laboratory, and also provides various after school programs. Adams Elementary School is governed by Arkansas City Schools, and serves more than 290 students. Arkansas City Schools participates in the Child Nutrition Program and National School Breakfast and Lunch programs, providing healthy food that meets nutrition standards established by the United States Department of Agriculture.