Baton Rouge Magnet High School

  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,498 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 91% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 10%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% 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 1,498 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,498 students
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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 2015-16 school year.
  • The diversity score of Baton Rouge Magnet High School is 0.64, which is more 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)
91%
64%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
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Asian
15%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
6%
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Black
48%
44%
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White
34%
45%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.640.35
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Graduation Rate≥99%
79%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
54%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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