Baton Rouge Magnet High School

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 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 77 teachers has grown by 8% 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 Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Baton Rouge Magnet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same 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 Students (1990-2013)
Hispanic
3%
4%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1990-2013)
Black
43%
48%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1990-2013)
White
39%
44%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School White Students (1990-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Baton Rouge Magnet High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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.
0.65 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 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 52% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,144 is less than the state average of $14,187. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,155 is less than the state average of $14,076. The district spending/student has grown by 46% over four 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 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
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $577 MM $33 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,144 $14,187
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,155 $14,076
East Baton Rouge Parish School District 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 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
    1105 Lee Dr
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)383-7744
    0 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Baton Rouge Glasgow Middle School
    1676 Glasgow Ave
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)925-2942
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 709 students                      
  • Baton RougeSouthdowns School
    Special Education School
    2050 Hood Ave
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)346-1127
    Special Education School

    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-KG | 96 students                      
  • Baton RougeHighland Elementary School
    280 Sunset Blvd
    Baton RougeLA 70808
    (225)766-1272
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 323 students                      
  • Baton RougeLsu Laboratory School
    Alternative School
    45 Dalrymple Dr
    Baton RougeLA 70803
    (225)578-3221
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-12 | 1373 students                      

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