Cyrus H. McCormick Elementary School is an educational institution that offers a range of academic and recreational programs for students in pre-kindergarten through grade five. The school organizes classes in special education, reading, science, foreign languages, mathematics and social studies. Cyrus H. McCormick Elementary School organizes field trips, science fairs and math competitions. The school is a part of Chicago Public Schools, which governs more than 650 elementary, middle and high schools. Chicago Public Schools enrolls over 407,000 students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The district maintains a work force of nearly 43,000 employees.