Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Tel: (225)383-0520
Grades: 9-12

1,362 students

Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,362 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Baton Rouge Magnet High School operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.
The school district's 52% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 1362 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school / Magnet School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,362 students
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 38% Male / 62%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 77 teachers
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Baton Rouge Magnet High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
14%
1%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Asian (1990-2013)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
43%
48%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black (1990-2013)
White
39%
44%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School White (1990-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Baton Rouge Magnet High School Sch Ethnicity Baton Rouge Magnet High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.65 0.34
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
27%
61%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
8%
7%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,755 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name East Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
94
5
Number of Students Managed 49,755 2,117
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 52% 68%
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $577 MM $33 MM
District Spending $577 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,144 $14,187
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,155 $14,076
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Capitol High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mckinley Middle Magnet School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Dufrocq School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Baton RougeThe Dufrocq School
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    330 South 19th St
    Baton RougeLA 70806
    (225)343-6323
    Alternative School
    Magnet School

    0.6 mi | 669 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Baton RougeBernard Terrace Elementary School
    241 Edison St
    Baton RougeLA 70806
    (225)343-5769
    0.8 mi | 364 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Baton RougePark Elementary School
    2700 Fuqua St
    Baton RougeLA 70802
    (225)344-2145
    0.9 mi | 418 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Baton RougeCapitol High School
    Alternative School
    1000 North 23rd St
    Baton RougeLA 70802
    (225)383-0353
    Alternative School

    1 mi | 268 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Baton RougeThrive Baton Rouge
    Charter School
    1120 Government Streetbldg. B
    Baton RougeLA 70802
    (225)239-7820
    Charter School

    1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       

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