Baker High School

Baker High School serves 2,419 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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 43%.
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 2419 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 128 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 2,419 students
Baker High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 128 teachers
Baker High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Baker High School Students 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 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Baker High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
1%
Baker High School Asian (1990-2013)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Baker High School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
31%
34%
Baker High School Black (1989-2013)
White
64%
57%
Baker High School White (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Baker High School Sch Ethnicity Baker 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.
0.50 0.31
Baker High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
40%
52%
Baker High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
5%
6%
Baker High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
113
7
Number of Students Managed 61,341 2,979
Mobile County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 65% 72%
Mobile County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $580 MM $29 MM
District Spending $595 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,279 $9,620
Mobile County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,522 $10,180
Mobile County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Bridge Inc (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bernice J Causey Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elsie Collier Elementary School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MobileBernice J Causey Middle School
    2205 Mcfarland Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-2060
    1.8 mi | 1500 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • MobileElsie Collier Elementary School
    601 Snow Rd North
    MobileAL 36608
    (251)221-1120
    2.2 mi | 953 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MobileO'rourke Elementary School
    1975 Leroy Stevens Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-1585
    2.5 mi | 1046 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MobileTaylor White Elementary School
    476 Eliza Jordan Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-4394
    2.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • MobileHutchens Elementary School
    10005 West Lake Rd
    MobileAL 36695
    (251)221-1420
    3.9 mi | 555 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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