Holt High School

  • Holt High School serves 406 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Holt High School operates within the Tuscaloosa County School District.
  • Tuscaloosa County School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 406 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 406 students
Holt High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Holt High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Holt High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Holt High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 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 18:1
Holt High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Holt High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
53%
33%
Holt High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
41%
56%
Holt High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Holt High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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 (1988-2015)
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.
68%
47%
Holt High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Holt High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tuscaloosa County School District's student population of 18,015 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has increased from 68% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,592 in this district is less than the state average of $9,717. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,422 is higher than the state average of $9,955. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Tuscaloosa County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
6
Number of Students Managed 18,015 2,879
Tuscaloosa County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 70% 74%
Tuscaloosa County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $170 MM $28 MM
Tuscaloosa County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $185 MM $29 MM
Tuscaloosa County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,592 $9,717
Tuscaloosa County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,422 $9,955
Tuscaloosa County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • TuscaloosaHolt Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 510 students
    0.7 miles
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    (205)342-2650
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  • TuscaloosaAlberta Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 294 students
    2.3 miles
    2700 University Blvd E
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
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    Grades: KG-5 | 535 students
    2.4 miles
    2000 Rock Quarry Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35406
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    2.4KG-5535
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    Grades: 6-8 | 515 students
    2.4 miles
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    TuscaloosaAL 35406
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    2.46-8515
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    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
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