New Direction

School Overview

The teacher population of 6 teachers has grown by 100% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students (99-00)78 students
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of New Direction by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

School Comparison

The diversity score of New Direction is 0.00, which is less 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)
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
American Indian (99-00)
n/a
1%
Asian (99-00)
n/a
1%
Hispanic (99-00)
n/a
1%
Black (99-00)
14%
36%
White (99-00)
86%
61%
Hawaiian (99-00)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (99-00)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a0.59
Eligible for Free Lunch (99-00)
24%
37%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (99-00)
3%
8%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to New Direction is Linda Nolen Learning Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pelham Linda Nolen Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
    0.9 miles
    2280 Highwy 35
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 682-5800
    0.9 PK-12 49
  • Alabaster Thompson Sixth Grade Center Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6 | 497 students
    0.9 miles
    10111 Highway 119
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-9600
    0.9 6 497
  • Alabaster Thompson Intermediate School Math: 47% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-5 | 976 students
    1.0 miles
    10019 Highway 119
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-6200
    1 4-5 976
  • Alabaster Thompson High School Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,981 student
    1.6 miles
    100 Warrior Dr
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-6700
    1.6 9-12 1,981
  • Alabaster Thompson Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 954 students
    2.0 miles
    1509 Kent Dairy Road
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205) 685-8100
    2 7-8 954

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