New Century Technology High School

2500 Meridian Street Nw
Huntsville, AL 35811
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
New Century Technology High School serves 465 students in grades 9-12.
New Century Technology High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

New Century Technology High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

New Century Technology High School's student population of 465 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Rankings

New Century Technology High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of New Century Technology High School is 0.68, 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
#33 out of 1263 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
34%
33%
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White
44%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.680.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to New Century Technology High School is Columbia High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Discovery Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horizon Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Columbia High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 914 students
    0.0 miles
    300 Explorer Boulevard
    Huntsville, AL 35806
    (256) 428-7576
    0 9-12 914
  • Madison Horizon Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-6 | 674 students
    1.6 miles
    7855 Old Madison Pike
    Madison, AL 35758
    (256) 464-3614
    1.6 K-6 674
  • Madison Bob Jones High School Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,779 student
    2.6 miles
    650 Hughes Rd
    Madison, AL 35758
    (256) 772-2547
    2.6 9-12 1,779
  • Huntsville Providence Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 891 students
    2.6 miles
    10 Chalkstone Street
    Huntsville, AL 35806
    (256) 428-7125
    2.6 PK-5 891
  • Madison Discovery Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 7-8 | 847 students
    2.9 miles
    1304 Hughes Rd
    Madison, AL 35758
    (256) 837-3735
    2.9 7-8 847

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