Carter High School (Dallas)

at , Dallas United States

David Wendel Carter High School is a secondary school located in the Oak Cliff area of Dallas, Texas . David W. Carter High School, which covers grades 9-12, is a part of the Dallas Independent School District.HistoryThe school was built in 1965 and is named after David Wendel Carter, a doctor and member of the DISD school board. He served on the school board for 25 years, from 1925 to 1950, longer than any other member. Carter also served as the school board's president for 16 years. The school graduated its first class of seniors in 1968.The school initially drew students from Justin F. Kimball High School; the two schools maintain a highly competitive rivalry to this day. The two schools face each other annually in football as "The Oak Cliff Super Bowl".In 2005, after the closure of the Wilmer-Hutchins Independent School District. Carter absorbed some WHISD high school students.In 2011 the district re-opened Wilmer Hutchins High School. Some former WHISD zones covered by Carter were rezoned to Wilmer-Hutchins.For the 2014-2016 University Interscholastic League (UIL) classification Carter will be 4A instead of 3A.


Carter High School (Dallas)

Dallas , TX
United States
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http://www.dallasisd.org/carter

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