Students and families, School Selection results will be available, starting today at 5pm!
Find more information and find out what to do next, HERE.

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Thank you for interest in applying to Carver Engineering & Science.  You can find our admissions requirements below.  Please review our website and check out our Points of Pride.

And please view our Get to Know Carver E&S video to see our school in action.

Join us for a virtual information session.  They take place every Monday @ 8AM and every Wednesday @ 4PM.  For privacy reasons, you must RSVP 24 hours in advance, and we will email you the Zoom link.

Required Information

1. Report Cards from 2019-20 and 2018-20
2. Standardized Test Scores (PSSA or TerraNova) from 2018-19 and 2017-2018
* All School District of Philadelphia students will have their data automatically sent to the school.
* All non-SDP students (charter, parochial, or private) must upload their data into the School Selection portal.


Grades – All A’s and B’s in major subjects.

Attendance – Minimal lates and absences.

Behavior – No suspensions, no behavior comments on report card.

Standardized Test – 80% and above. Most recent standardized test percentile.

Essay – Why do you wish to attend Carver E&S?

  • Who am I?
  • What do I get out of the high school experience?
  • What do I want to contribute to this high school?

We are listed as Engineering and Science High Sch