Holt High School

3801 Alabama Ave

Tuscaloosa, AL 35404-1436

Grades: 8-12

393 students

Holt High School serves 393 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% 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 69% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 393 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 393 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Hispanic
6%
5%
Black
57%
34%
White
37%
57%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.54 0.31
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.
72%
52%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,797 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Tuscaloosa County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
7
Number of Students Managed 17,797 2,979
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
District Total Revenue $165 MM $29 MM
District Spending $158 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,407 $9,620
District Spending / Student $9,003 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TuscaloosaHolt Elementary School
    1001 Crescent Ridge Rd
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)342-2650
    0.7 mi | 373 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TuscaloosaAlberta Elementary School
    2700 University Blvd East
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)759-3564
    2.3 mi | 307 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • TuscaloosaRock Quary Middle School
    2100 Rock Quary Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35406
    (205)759-3700
    2.4 mi | 490 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • TuscaloosaRock Quarry Elementary School
    2000 Rock Quarry Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35406
    (205)759-8347
    2.4 mi | 538 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • TuscaloosaArcadia Elementary School
    3740 Arcadia Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)759-3567
    2.7 mi | 333 students | Gr. KG-5                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Life Beyond High School:  The Innovative Frontier
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Related School Videos
Holt High School 4:11

Holt High School
7 months ago

View more school videos