Baker High School

Baker High School serves 2,518 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Baker High School operates within the Mobile County School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 2518 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 130 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,518 students
Baker High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Baker High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 130 teachers
Baker High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Baker High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Baker High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
1%
Baker High School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Baker High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
32%
34%
Baker High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
63%
57%
Baker High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Baker High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.32
Baker High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
36%
52%
Baker High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Baker High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 58,808 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,433 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,265 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
111
7
Number of Students Managed 58,808 3,026
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 74%
Mobile County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $592 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $582 MM $30 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,433 $10,181
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,265 $10,301
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is John S Shaw High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bernice J Causey Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is O'rourke Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MobileBernice J Causey Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1487 students2205 Mcfarland Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-2060
    1.66-81487
  • MobileO'rourke Elementary School
    1.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 986 students1975 Leroy Stevens Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-1585
    1.8KG-5986
  • MobileElsie Collier Elementary School
    2.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 740 students601 Snow Rd North
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)221-1120
    2.7PK-5740
  • MobileTaylor White Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 325 students476 Eliza Jordan Rd South
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)221-4394
    3.2KG-5325
  • MobileHutchens Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: KG-2 | 567 students10005 West Lake Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-1420
    4KG-2567

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