Dr. George Washington Carver Academy Archives

‘Greater Milwaukee Urban League hosts ‘Carver Academy 8th Grade Picnic

June 16, 2022

On Friday, June 10, 2022, The Greater Milwaukee Urban League (GMUL) sponsored George Washington Carver Academy’s 8th Grade picnic celebration. During the celebration the students enjoyed good food and fun activities before moving on to a new grade next year. Pictured are staff from GMUL Angela Callender, Anthony Weston, and Thomas McCreary, Vanessa Brown, Carver… [Read More]

Carver Academy to rename library in honor of educator Joyce A. Hall

December 16, 2021

On Friday, December 10, 2021, Milwaukee Public Schools’ (MPS) George Washington Carver Academy, 1900 N. 1st St.,hosted a formal ceremony to dedicate their library to Joyce A. Hall. The longtime teacher and volunteer is believed to have served at least 2,000 MPS students. Hall, 90, began working for MPS in 1955 and retired after 36… [Read More]

Carver Academy library is dedicated to Joyce A. Hall

December 16, 2021

A lifetime of service to Milwaukee Public Schools students has led to an extraordinary honor at George Washington Carver Academy. This week, in a formal dedication ceremony, the school library was renamed in honor of Joyce A. Hall, a teacher and volunteer for nearly 60 years. Hall and her family were in attendance as local… [Read More]

Library at Dr. George Washington Carver Academy renamed for former educator

August 5, 2021

On Friday, July 27, 2021, at the home of Joyce A. Hall a private ceremony was held in honor of the renaming of the Dr. George Washington Carver Academy library, to the Joyce A. Hall Library. For more than 36 years Joyce was a full-time reading teacher at Carver, then called Henry L. Palmer School…. [Read More]