CARVER HIGH SCHOOL
3545 Carver School Road
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
Carver Nation Mission
The Citizens of Carver Nation will teach, learn, and model skills and attitudes to promote student growth and create academic excellence in a safe, orderly environment. All members of the nation will be empowered to prepare for and adapt to change, to work courteously and effectively with others, and to think critically and act responsibly as productive members of society and life-long learners.
Main Office Phone (336) 727-2987 Main Office Fax (336) 727-8211
Dr. Thyais Maxwell
Phone (336) 727-2230 Fax (336) 727-2733
Director (12th Grade)
Counselor (10th Grade)
Counselor (11th Grade)
Counselor (9th Grade)
Freshman Transition Coordinator
48 teachers; 91 total staff members; 34% with Masters-level degrees, 4 with Ph.D., 2 National Board Certified
Carver High School is one of twelve regular high schools in the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County School system. It is located in a residential area slightly northeast of downtown Winston-Salem, a city with a population of about 251,762. Enrollment is approximately 574 students with a senior class of 116. Encompassing grades 9-12, the school operates on a modified block schedule, which includes year-long and block classes.
Honors level courses are offered at Carver in English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Career Technical Education, World Language, the Arts, Newspaper and Yearbook. Dual Enrollment courses are offered at Forsyth Technical Community College.
GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS/WEIGHTED AVERAGES
Students in grades 9-12 must meet the requirements of the Future Ready Core Course of Study. Class rank is based on the weighted quality point average. One (1) additional point is added for Advanced Placement and dual enrollment courses and one half (.5) additional points are added for Honors level courses.
Carver is proud of its ongoing tradition of academic excellence. Its strong, varied programs have produced Morehead Scholars, NC Teaching Fellows, National Merit Scholars, and Duke Power, Tylenol, and Coca-Cola Scholarship recipients.
4-year college 26% Trade, Business, Etc. <1% Employment 30%
2-year college 34% Military <1% Undecided 7%
A 100-90 B 89-80 C 79-70 D 69-60 F Below 60