Holt High School

3801 Alabama Ave Ne

Tuscaloosa, AL 35404-1436

Tel: (205)342-2768
Grades 9-12
409 students
Holt High School serves 409 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Holt High School operates within the Tuscaloosa County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 409 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 409 students
Holt High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Holt High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Holt High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Holt High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Holt High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Holt High School Black Students (2002-2014)
Black
53%
34%
Holt High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
41%
57%
Holt High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Holt High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.32
Holt High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
69%
52%
Holt High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Holt High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,860 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,243 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,311 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Tuscaloosa County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
7
Number of Students Managed 17,860 3,026
Tuscaloosa County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 74%
Tuscaloosa County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $163 MM $30 MM
Tuscaloosa County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $164 MM $30 MM
Tuscaloosa County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,243 $10,181
Tuscaloosa County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,311 $10,301
Tuscaloosa County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Northridge High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Rock Quary Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holt Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • NorthportHolt Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 444 students2300 26th Ave
    NorthportAL 35476
    (205)342-2650
    0.7PK-5444
  • TuscaloosaAlberta Elementary School
    2.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 285 students315 Mcfarland Blvd East
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)759-3564
    2.3PK-5285
  • TuscaloosaRock Quarry Elementary School
    2.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 576 students2000 Rock Quarry Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35406
    (205)759-8347
    2.4KG-5576
  • TuscaloosaRock Quary Middle School
    2.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 552 students2100 Rock Quarry Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35406
    (205)759-3700
    2.46-8552
  • TuscaloosaArcadia Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 326 students3740 Arcadia Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)759-3567
    2.7PK-5326

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