Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,499 students in grades 9-12.
Baton Rouge Magnet High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Baton Rouge Magnet High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Baton Rouge Magnet High School's student population of 1,499 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,499 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

Baton Rouge Magnet High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Baton Rouge Magnet High School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#15 out of 1277 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
18%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
39%
43%
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White
36%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.690.61
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Baton Rouge Magnet High School is Lee High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Glasgow Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baton Rouge Lee High School Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,025 student
    0.0 miles
    1105 Lee Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 924-9406
    0 9-12 1,025
  • Baton Rouge Glasgow Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 463 students
    0.5 miles
    1676 Glasgow Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 925-2942
    0.5 6-8 463
  • Baton Rouge Southdowns School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K | 100 students
    0.8 miles
    2050 Hood Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 346-1127
    0.8 PK-K 100
  • Baton Rouge Highland Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
    1.0 miles
    280 Sunset Blvd
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225) 766-1272
    1 PK-5 369
  • Baton Rouge Lsu Laboratory School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,441 student
    1.5 miles
    45 Dalrymple Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70803
    (225) 578-3221
    1.5 K-12 1,441

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