Information for Families of High School Students

  • The Tuscaloosa City Schools serves high school students in three locations: Paul W. Bryant High School, Central High School and Northridge High School.

    Students attend school Monday-Friday from 8:25 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

    Coursework is offered through a block schedule featuring a five-period day where students can earn up to eight Carnegie units per academic year. In the state of Alabama, 24 Carnegie units are required for graduation.


  • Dual Credit/Enrollment Program

  • SAT

  • ACT

  • Practice Tests for College Entrance Tests

  • AP Exams

  • IB (International Baccalaureate)

  • Financial Aid (FAFSA)

  • Scholarship Search Engines

  • Apprenticeship Programs

  • Job Opportunities

  • Military

  • Summer Programs/Camps

  • Counselors