Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Tel: (225)383-0520
Grades 9-12
1,498 students
Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,498 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Baton Rouge Magnet High School operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.
East Baton Rouge Parish School District's 53% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1498 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,498 students
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Baton Rouge Magnet High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Baton Rouge Magnet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
13%
2%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
48%
44%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
35%
46%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.64 0.35
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
29%
60%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
10%
7%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 41,937 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 64% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,298 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,375 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
87
5
Number of Students Managed 41,937 2,019
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 53% 67%
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $563 MM $30 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $566 MM $31 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,298 $13,503
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,375 $14,322
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Lsu Laboratory School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Glasgow Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southdowns School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baton RougeRobert E. Lee High School

    0 miles
    4510 Bawell St
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)922-5400
    0n/an/a
  • Baton Rouge Glasgow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 723 students
    0.5 miles
    1676 Glasgow Ave
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)925-2942
    0.56-8723
  • Baton RougeSouthdowns SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: PK-KG | 93 students
    0.8 miles
    2050 Hood Ave
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)346-1127
    0.8PK-KG93
  • Baton RougeHighland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 332 students
    1 miles
    280 Sunset Blvd
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)766-1272
    1PK-5332
  • Baton Rouge Lsu Laboratory School
    Grades: KG-12 | 1398 students
    1.5 miles
    45 Dalrymple Dr
    Baton RougeLA 70803
    (225)578-3221
    1.5KG-121398

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