Minneapolis Public Schools provides educational services to more than 38,000 students in its elementary, middle, high, special education, alternative and charter schools. The district's academic programs focus on preparing students for basic education and improve their academic performance. Its schools offer classes from grades kindergarten through 12. Minneapolis Public Schools offers several placement courses as well as the International Baccalaureate Program. The district also offers the arts for academic achievement program. The district operates various school renovation and construction programs. It provides a variety of infrastructure and technology programs for students and teachers that support learning, teaching and communication skills. The district s schools offer a range of facilities and services for students. The school district is located in Minneapolis.