• George Washington Carver
    Elementary School


    History of Name

    George Washington Carver was born in Missouri and lived between 1864 -1943.  He was an agricultural chemist well known for his research in peanuts.  George wanted to improve upon alternative crops, so that the underprivileged could have a source of food, income and products made from the crops to improve their daily life.  He also discovered more than three hundred uses for peanuts, soybeans, pecans and sweet potatoes.


    Date Built - 1992

    School Mascot: COMETS