Founded in 1986, Mount Hope Elementary School serves more than 500 students in kindergarten through fifth grade. The school operates a cafeteria that serves lunch and breakfast to students. Its staff includes a librarian, nurse, special education teacher, ancillary personnel, paraprofessionals and kindergarten teachers. Located in O Fallon, Mo., Mount Hope Elementary School is a part of the Fort Zumwalt School District. The school district serves students from kindergarten through grade 12. It operates a range of departments, including special education, technology, administration, nutritional services and federal programs. The school district operates a variety of schools, including Hawthorn Elementary, J.L. Mudd Elementary, Lewis & Clark Elementary and Mid Rivers Elementary.