Founded in 1963, Clarkdale Elementary School is located in Austell, Ga., and is a part of the Cobb County School District. Its academic curriculum includes various subjects, such as language arts, mathematics, science and social studies. The school additionally offers classes in art, music and physical education. Clarkdale Elementary School offers an accelerated reader program that encourages students to read. Its media center provides various fiction and nonfiction books, reference materials, dictionaries, magazines and newspapers. The school also employs counselors to provide guidance and support services to parents, teachers and students. In addition, Clarkdale Elementary School has a parent-teacher association that organizes a range of fundraising events. The school provides medications and several health care services. It also offers a variety of after-school programs.