Established in 1902, Mt. Ulla Elementary School serves more than 300 students in kindergarten through grade six. The school operates a parent-teacher association that hosts a range of fundraising events. Its facilities include a media center and multipurpose room. Mt. Ulla Elementary School offers a range of academic programs in language arts, science, social studies and mathematics. The school is governed by the Rowan-Salisbury School System, which administers several elementary, middle and high schools. The district has maintenance, transportation, and curriculum and instruction departments. Its schools additionally offer a variety of activities that includes physical, career and technology education, as well as fine arts.