The Board will hold its Budget Hearing at 3:30 p.m. and will its Action Meeting at 5 p.m. which you can view live HERE.

4/12 New Update: Hybrid Learning Plan, Phase III Rollout Update HERE. Phase III Schools HERE.
The Phase III families will be notified by email, and can opt in via survey now, through Tuesday, April 27th.
View school Air Balance Reports HERE. P-EBT Card update HERE.

NEW: Summer 2021 Academic Programming Announced! Learn more HERE.

NEW: COVID-19 Dashboard provides the latest information on confirmed positive cases in our schools. View HERE.

American Rescue Plan Act Focus Groups: Provide input and share your thoughts on how $1.2 billion should be allocated to support student needs. Register HERE.

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Principal’s Welcome


Thank you for visiting our website and your interest in learning more about G.W. Carver High School of Engineering, or Carver E&S.  We are a STEM-based magnet school in Philadelphia that serves 900 students in grades 7-12 from all over the city of Philadelphia.  Founded in 1979, our mission is to create a rigorous and supportive learning environment that leads to success in college and beyond. We are proud to continue this mission today, and we were honored to again be designated as a National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence by the US Department of Education in 2019.

Our aim for this website is to give you a glimpse into the work our incredible students are doing.  For a quick overview, please check out our Points of Pride or School Profile.  For a more in-depth view of our school, please take some time to read our News Stories.    For a quick overview, please view Get to Know Carver E&S.  I think you will be impressed with our students!

If you are new to our school, join us for an information session  to learn more about our engaging school culture.

Again, welcome to Carver E&S.  We are excited you are here to learn more.  If there is anything I can do, please don’t hesitate to reach out to me directly.


Ted M. Domers, Ed.D.

Congratulations to Dr. Domers on being selected as the 2018 Lindback Award for Distinguished Principal Leadership. Read more about the award and Dr. Domers response [VIDEO].


Learn more about Dr. Domers vision for Carver HSES.  With a focus on choice, equity, and pace, we are aligning our programs to promote not merely college preparation but, more importantly, a pathway to college success for all students.  FULL ARTICLE