Purcell Elementary School, located in Mulberry, Fla., enrolls more than 500 students. It is a public school that provides academic education to students in prekindergarten through grade five. The school provides basic education in English, math, language arts, science and social studies. It emphasizes on reading, writing and communication skills. It also offers special and technology education programs. The school has a library and media center that offers literary sources, Grolier s encyclopedias, magazines and newspapers, access to the Internet, and books on geography and United State s history. Additionally, the school organizes various extracurricular activities, such as dance, music, summer camps, and offers student councils. The school also offers a parent-teacher association. Purcell Elementary School is a part of the Polk County School District.