George Washington Carver High School

3900 24th St N
Birmingham, AL 35207
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Bottom 50%
Serving 581 students in grades 9-12, George Washington Carver High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 581 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

George Washington Carver High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

George Washington Carver High School's student population of 581 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
581 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

George Washington Carver High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of George Washington Carver High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#1240 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of George Washington Carver High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤5%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
10-14%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of George Washington Carver High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
15%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
83%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
n/a
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in George Washington Carver High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.29
This chart displays the diversity score of George Washington Carver High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of George Washington Carver High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in George Washington Carver High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is George Washington Carver High School's ranking?
George Washington Carver High School is ranked #1240 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are George Washington Carver High School often compared to?
George Washington Carver High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Center Point High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of George Washington Carver High School?
The graduation rate of George Washington Carver High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend George Washington Carver High School?
581 students attend George Washington Carver High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of George Washington Carver High School students are Black, 15% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of George Washington Carver High School?
George Washington Carver High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does George Washington Carver High School offer ?
George Washington Carver High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is George Washington Carver High School part of?
George Washington Carver High School is part of Birmingham City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 581 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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