Baker High School

  • Baker High School serves 513 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Baker High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Baker High School's student population of 513 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students513 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Baker High School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Baker High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Baker High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baker High School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Baker High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Baker High School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Baker High School and the average student teacher ratio of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Baker High School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
96%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Baker High School and the percentage of Black students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
4%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Baker High School and the percentage of White students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Baker High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in LA.
Diversity Score0.080.35
This chart display the diversity score of Baker High School and the average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate60-64%
79%
This chart display graduation rate of Baker High School and graduation rate of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Baker High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Baker High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCity Of Baker School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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