George Washington Carver High School
George Washington Carver High School's student population of 771 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||771 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||48 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
George Washington Carver High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of George Washington Carver High School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AL)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1204 out of 1270 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||18:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Birmingham City School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to George Washington Carver High School is Tarrant High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hudson Keight School (1.1 miles away)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
- Birmingham Hudson Keight School Grades: PK-8 | 750 students
3300 F L Shuttlesworth Dr
Birmingham, AL 35207
(205) 231-3000 1.1 PK-8 750
- Birmingham Norwood Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 304 students
3136 Norwood Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35234
(205) 231-3620 1.8 PK-5 304
- Birmingham Tuggle Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 535 students
412 12th Ct N
Birmingham, AL 35204
(205) 231-2675 2.4 PK-5 535
- Birmingham Inglenook School Grades: PK-8 | 442 students
4120 Inglenook Street
Birmingham, AL 35217
(205) 231-3310 2.5 PK-8 442
- Birmingham Phillips Academy Grades: PK-8 | 714 students
2316 7th Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 231-9500 2.7 PK-8 714
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