Our school is named after George Washington Carver who is a hero to all of our students due to his great achievements as a scientist, educator, and humanitarian.
Although the actual date of his birth is unknown, Dr. Carver thought he was born in January of 1864. He faced prejudice repeatedly, but he fought against school segregation by pursuing higher education and earning advanced degrees at
George Washington Carver Elementary is also named in honor of a former Garland ISD campus. The original
The landmark “Brown vs. Board of Education” Supreme Court ruling in 1954 signaled the end of school segregation. Elementary-aged students continued at Carver until 1970 when the school was finally closed. The original
The faculty, staff, and students look to Dr. Carver and the alumni of the original Carver school as role models for attaining high levels of achievement in academics and life through hard work and dedication.
This year, George Washington Carver Elementary was filled with students who were enthusiastic about learning and who shared a wonderful first year together.
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