New Century Technology High School

  • New Century Technology High School serves 465 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New Century Technology High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

New Century Technology High School places 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 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 45% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Century Technology High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Century Technology High School is 0.67, 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 School Rank (16-17)#281 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
11%
8%
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Black
34%
33%
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White
45%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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

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