• Quick Facts

    Principal: Jonathan C. Smith

    Grade Levels: 9-12

    Trustee District: District 6

    School Division/Feeder Pattern:
    Schools Division 1-Carter High School Feeder Pattern

    Vision:

    To be the superior scholarly selection for the comprehensive, community high school learning experience in the Dallas ISD.
     
    Mission:

    The mission of David W. Carter High School, leaders and learners of like vision, is to construct, for each student, a solid foundation for measurable success in higher learning and preparedness for career opportunities.

    Uniform Colors:

    • Top: 
      • 9th Grade -  White Polos or Button-down Oxford Shirts/Blouses
      • 10th Grade - Black Polos or Button-down Oxford Shirts/Blouses
      • 11th Grade - Light (Powder) Blue Polos or Button-down Oxford Shirts/Blouses
      • 12th Grade - Red Polos or Button-down Oxford Shirts/Blouses
    • Bottoms - Pants, Skirts, Capris or Shorts (Shorts must be finger-tip length):
      • 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th Grades - Khaki

    School Colors: Columbia Blue and Scarlet

    Mascot: Cowboy