Anchorage School District is one of the largest school districts in the United States, and enrolls more than 50,000 students. It is a consolidated school district, and operates elementary, middle and high, and vocational and charter schools. The district has various departments, including accounting, business management, career technology, high school education, health and physical education and world languages. The district s middle and high schools curricula include English, foreign languages, history, math, science and social studies, and technology education. It also offers courses in communications, early childhood and special education, and access to Internet and Internet-related resources. Anchorage School District s training and professional development department provides annual training programs, credit courses and professional development events. The district s schools also have libraries providing literary sources, magazines and newspapers. The middle and high schools provide various sports activities, including basketball, football, cross country and swimming. The school district is located in Anchorage, Alaska.