McKinley Elementary offers a range of academic and extracurricular options to students in grades two and three . It employs a psychologist and counselor, as well as administers accelerated reader, Title I, and gifted and talented education programs. Its curriculum includes math, science, writing, reading, social studies and English. The school also operates a parent-teacher organization that conducts several fundraising events and programs. It maintains a library and media center that stocks books and periodicals and provides links to search engines. Located in Iola, Kan., McKinley Intermediate School is a part of Unified School District 257, which additionally governs various elementary, middle and high schools.