Founded in 1974, Felipe R. Perez Elementary School serves more than 700 students in pre-kindergarten through grade five. The school has a library that offers a variety of books and databases, as well as operates a library club. Its academic curriculum includes several subjects, such as science, English and math. Felipe R. Perez Elementary School also provides guidance counseling and health care services. The school offers programs in physical education and Spanish. Its campus includes a parent resource center, music classroom, and computer and science laboratories. The school has a parent-teacher organization that conducts fundraising activities. Felipe R. Perez Elementary School is a part of the Brownsville Independent School District.