Students enrolled 456
School leader DR. CHERYL E JOHNSON
Transportation options Yes
District Dade County School District
After school Yes

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238 Grand Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33133

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(305) 443-5286
(305) 567-3531
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5 stars
Based on 15 ratings

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September 15, 2014
I love this school. I am very pleased with the academic curriculum and the quality of the staff members. I am so glad I have my son in this school. I cannot wait for my little one to start.

- submitted by a parent
September 08, 2013
My children attended Little Carver since Kindergarten and I have to say that it was an amazing experience. All their teachers were dedicated to their education and pushed to get the best of them. Administration was always helpful when I had a concern. Best PTA Of any school, supportive of the teachers and always has an open door policy to comments and suggestions. Not enough words to thank everyone involved in my kids' education. Forever grateful Little Carver!!!

- submitted by a parent
August 02, 2013
Great School. Great teachers. My son studied from 3rd. grade to 5th. grade. Good principal very helpful and take care of everything.

- submitted by a parent
August 01, 2013
My son had an amazing school year as a Kindergarten student last year....Ms. Miller is definitely the best teacher there...there are former students that are over 30 years old that still come by to say HI to her...she is truly a gift of god.

- submitted by a parent
January 11, 2013
With the controlled choice admission procedures in Coral Gables, Little Carver is the only real option. The parental community is very involved and committed to improving the school but it feels like much of our efforts are futile. Some of the teachers are amazing, some not so much (as with any school), the neighborhood is sketchy, and the educational standards are mediocre (unless your child is in gifted, then it is phenomenal). It used to be an A school so not sure why it has been scoring so low for the past couple of years, but families will continue to leave until the school is able to turn around without depending exclusively on the efforts of committed parents.

- submitted by a parent
August 02, 2011
We love Little Carver! The school administration is open and warm. The teachers are receptive and kind. The gifted teacher is phenomenal. The teachers provide out of the box learning opportunities for the children. If ever in doubt- stop by the school and see for yourself. It's a small- but wonderful learning environment. Each child is treated as an individual- the homework is suitable, and not overdone.

- submitted by a parent
June 27, 2011
GREAT school Great Teacher and Great Leadership with Dr.Johnson leading the pack. Our Child has improved tremendously specialy his a.d.d. with the help of every one Thank you

- submitted by a parent
May 25, 2010
I love this school. My children's grades have improved immensely since moving to this school. I was very hesitant to move my children in the middle of the school year, but have been pleasantly surprised. The teachers are dedicated & really tune into the children. Thank you George W. Carver for a wonderful learning experience for our children!

- submitted by a parent
no rating September 21, 2009
My daughter has been at this school for 4 years now and we absolutely love it. It is a close-knit school, the teachers/administrators/staff members are always readily available and the kids are motivated to excel. I wouldn't have her anywhere else. Julissa

- submitted by a parent
April 30, 2009
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- submitted by a parent
August 11, 2008
my son is going to 2nd grade and i feel the in the past 2 years he has learn a lot, but what i love the most is that he really enjoys going school everyday.

- submitted by a parent
no rating July 02, 2008
My child loves this school. We relocated from St. Louis and Lil Carver was an absolute blessing. Excellent Staff and Curriculum. One of the best in the nation.

- submitted by a parent
October 07, 2006
My daughter is in kindergarten. Dozens of people working for 'Little' Carver Elementary have gone the extra mile to help my daughter. Safety is highly important to the staff. I could not ask for better teachers. Her teachers are tough and fair, two qualities I admire. As for the education my daughter is receiving from her teachers: excellent. The home learning sent is a mirror image of what they learn in class. The only reason I gave a 'don't know' rating for principal leadership and parent involvement is due to the lack of time I spend at the school. Based on what a great experience my daughter has at Carver, principal leadership and parent involvement is high but because my work schedule I am not able to spend enough time getting to know all aspects my daughter is benefiting from. What little I have seen has be terrific and above average.

- submitted by a parent
October 20, 2005
My son has ADD and he has doen very well at G.W. Carver. The staff is dedicated. The parents are involved. It is a warm and caring environment. The teachers, the principal and the school counselor have all worked very closely with me.

- submitted by a parent
May 16, 2005
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- submitted by a student
March 31, 2005
My daughter loves this school. The teachers are great at encouraging children to get interested in learning.

- submitted by a parent
August 10, 2003
This school provides students with a ' easy to learn ' atmosphere in which parents are strongly encouraged to participate. I wouldn't have my children attend any other school. In fact, my sister and I both attended this school.

- submitted by a parent
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George W. Carver Elementary School
238 Grand Avenue, Coral Gables, FL  33133
(305) 443-5286
Last modified George W. Carver Elementary School is a Public school that serves grades PK-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
George W. Carver Elementary School Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 17 reviews. Top