Holt High School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Holt High School serves 388 students in grades 9-12.
Holt High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Holt High School's student population of 388 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Holt High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Holt High School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1065 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
15%
8%
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Black
47%
33%
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White
37%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.630.59
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTuscaloosa County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Holt High School is Northridge High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is The Alberta School Of Performing Arts (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holt Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa Holt Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
    0.7 miles
    1001 Crescent Ridge Road
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 342-2650
    0.7 PK-5 543
  • Tuscaloosa The Alberta School Of Performing Arts Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 565 students
    2.3 miles
    2500 University Blvd E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 759-3564
    2.3 PK-8 565
  • Tuscaloosa Rock Quarry Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
    2.4 miles
    2000 Rock Quarry Dr
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 759-8347
    2.4 PK-5 543
  • Tuscaloosa Rock Quary Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 530 students
    2.4 miles
    2100 Rock Quarry Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205) 759-3578
    2.4 6-8 530
  • Tuscaloosa Arcadia Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
    2.7 miles
    315 Mcfarland Blvd E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 759-3567
    2.7 PK-5 310

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