Baton Rouge Magnet High School

  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,473 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 95% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

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 1,473 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 113 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers113 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,278 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baton Rouge Magnet High School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#17 out of 1278 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
63%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
69%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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Asian
16%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
6%
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Black
45%
44%
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White
33%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.670.60
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Graduation Rate≥99%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Baton Rouge Lee High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 806 students
    0.0 miles
    1105 Lee Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)924-9406
    0.0 9-12 806
  • Baton Rouge Glasgow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 474 students
    0.5 miles
    1676 Glasgow Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)925-2942
    0.5 6-8 474
  • Baton Rouge Southdowns School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K | 103 students
    0.8 miles
    2050 Hood Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)346-1127
    0.8 PK-K 103
  • Baton Rouge Highland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
    1.0 miles
    280 Sunset Blvd
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)766-1272
    1.0 PK-5 322
  • Baton Rouge Lsu Laboratory School
    Grades: K-12 | 1447 students
    1.5 miles
    45 Dalrymple Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70803
    (225)578-3221
    1.5 K-12 1447

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