Baker High School

8901 Airport Blvd,

Mobile, AL, 36608-9503

Tel: (251)221-3000
Grades: 8-12

2,321 students

Baker High School serves 2,321 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Baker High School operates within the Mobile County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%%.

Overview

The student population of 2321 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 2,321 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 119 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
29%
35%
White
64%
58%
Unknown
3%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.51
0.55
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 62,293 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
109
7
Number of Students Managed 62,293
2,928
Graduation Rate 65
72%
District Total Revenue $580 MM
n/a
District Spending $595 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,279
$0
District Spending / Student $9,522
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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