Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Tel: (225)383-0520
  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,477 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the LA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School operates within the East Baton Rouge Parish School District.
  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's 53% graduation rate is lower than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1477 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 82 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,477 students
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Baton Rouge Magnet High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers82 teachers
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBaton Rouge Magnet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
14%
2%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
48%
44%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
34%
45%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBaton Rouge Magnet High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownLA 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.
0.640.61
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
15%
58%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 45,215 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 64% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,089 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,165 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
89
4
Number of Students Managed45,2151,685
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate53%67%
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$563 MM$30 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$566 MM$31 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,089$13,503
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,165$14,322
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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