Founded in 1925, Paul Lawrence Dunbar Elementary School is an educational facility that provides a range of learning opportunities for students in pre-kindergarten through grade eight. It offers classes in physical and technology education, language arts, reading and music. The school also maintains a computer laboratory and library and media center. Paul Lawrence Dunbar Elementary School organizes parent-teacher conferences. In addition, its academic curriculum includes math, science and social studies. The school conducts extracurricular activities and field trips. Paul Lawrence Dunbar Elementary School serves students in Phoenix. It provides educational services for students with special needs. The school is a part of Phoenix Elementary School District 1, which also operates Capitol School, Edison Elementary School and Emerson Elementary School.