The Douglas County School District governs various elementary, middle and high schools. The school district provides a range of academic and extracurricular options to more than 7,000 students in kindergarten through grade 12. It encourages the involvement of parents in children s education. The district s schools offer classes in language arts, English, mathematics, foreign languages, science and social studies. Its schools also provide the Western Nevada Regional Training Program (WNRTP). The district s schools employ librarians, counselors and custodians. In addition, its schools organize a variety of athletic activities, such as football, basketball, softball, baseball, cross-country, and track and field. The Douglas County School District is located in Minden, Nev.