Welcome to the Application Center. Everything you need to get started with your application can be found here.

How to Apply?

Update Jan 2015:

Interested parents and students: The application window for 2015-2016 will open on Jan. 10th. 
You may only apply to New Century via the online application. Please come by the school or the Office of Magnet Programs if you require assistance with the online application. 

Steps to complete your application:

#1 - Talk to your counselor about applying to New Century.
#2 - Submit the STUDENT APPLICATION (opens Jan 10 - Closes Feb 10th).
#3 - You will be contacted if an interview is required. Not all students will require an interview.

If you are moving in from out of state - please contact our office either by the online application or calling 256-428-7800 (Administrative Assistant, Mrs. Torre Hanvey). 

What others are saying:                                                                          


US News and World Report



Huntsville Times, August 2010

 Why New Century?                  

NCTHS is North Alabama's premier high school for STEM education (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics). We are consistently ranked among the top schools in Alabama and in the nation. In addition to the technology-based curriculum, students have access to over 13 Advanced Placement courses.

New for 2015 - 2016 - the optional performance track will allow students to participate in the Fine Arts magnet program at Lee High School.

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