Carver Elementary School is located within the city limits, on the west side of Florence, South Carolina. It is one of the 14 elementary schools in Florence 1 Schools. Carver consists approximately of 550 students in grades kindergarten to fifth grade. The faculty and staff consist of full-time teachers, speech therapists, a nurse, classroom assistants, office staff, custodians, cafeteria staff, and part-time occupational therapists. Carver also has a guidance counselor, a part-time behavioral specialist, a psychologist, an ESL specialist and a media specialist. The principal and assistant principal work closely with a Curriculum/Technology Coordinator, and Literacy Coach.
Carver was originally built over 50 years ago in 1952. In 1996, a new Carver building was constructed within five minutes of the original school.