Eichold-Mertz Elementary School, established in 1921, provides school programs to students from grades kindergarten through five. The school offers classes, such as daily vocabulary, oral languages, balanced literacy, accelerated reader and early literacy. It facility includes a modern computer laboratory, lunchroom and a library. Eichold-Mertz Elementary School provides various tutoring programs, such as peer, America reads and rolling readers program. The school offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including talents unlimited, character education, modes of writing and monthly assessments. Located in Mobile, Ala., the school provides various clubs and organizations, such as math team, parent-teacher association, pep squad and student council. Eichold-Mertz Elementary School s library media program enables students to access, analyze, assimilate and use information effectively. It provides educational and technological opportunities to students and staff.