G.W. Carver Elementary School, located in the Bassfield corporate limits, serves children in Grades K-8 in the Jefferson Davis County School District. There are around 431 students, 30 teachers and 8 teacher assistants. A full range of support services are provided, including a parent center that provides parental support for parents. Specialists in speech therapy, special education, gifted education, and counseling provide support to students and families. The faculty and staff pride themselves in "working together" to provide the best education for the students.