New Tech High School

3727 Fayetteville Street
Durham, NC 27707

You must apply online as well as submit the paper application to the school to be eligible for the lottery.

Small high school patterned after the nationally known New Tech High School model and part of the NC New Schools Network.

Features of the magnet school include:

  • Housed in a separate facility on the campus of a comprehensive high school, allowing students to participate in athletics, drama, band, and JROTC.
  • Learning takes place in technology-rich, collaborative classroom settings
  • Project-based learning is the primary instructional practice

Lottery Priorities

Students who reside in the Hillside attendance zone are assigned first.


District wide Pathway Model (Pathway model is defined as students will be transported from their base school to the assigned school. Parents are responsible for transportation to and from the base school.)