The Carver Center. Norwalk CT. KIDS + CARVER = SUCCESS. Far more than a typical afterschool program, Norwalk’s Carver Center has helped build a new formula for students that sets them up for success. By Mick Theebs. I n the golden light of a fall afternoon, a school bus pulls up to the George Washington Carver Center and students from all over the Norwalk School District pour out, fresh from another day of school. But the day’s studies have not ended with the last bell. There’s more to learn at The Carver.