Baton Rouge Magnet High School

Tel: (225)383-0520
  • Baton Rouge Magnet High School serves 1,498 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 1498 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,498 students
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Baton Rouge Magnet High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeBaton Rouge Magnet High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/a13:1
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
15%
2%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Asian Students (1992-2016)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1992-2016)
Black
48%
44%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
34%
45%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School White Students (1992-2016)
Two or more races
n/a
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 Score0.640.61
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
54%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Baton Rouge Magnet High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • East Baton Rouge Parish School District's student population of 46,333 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 53% has decreased from 59% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,089 in this district is less than the state average of $24,719. 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 $22,732. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEast Baton Rouge Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
2
Number of Students Managed46,3331,095
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate53%67%
East Baton Rouge Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2016)
District Total Revenue$563 MM$27 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$566 MM$25 MM
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$13,089$24,719
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$13,165$22,732
East Baton Rouge Parish School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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  • Baton Rouge Robert E. Lee High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 461 students
    0 miles
    4510 Bawell Street
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)924-9406
    0 9-12 461
  • Baton Rouge Glasgow Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 571 students
    0.5 miles
    1676 Glasgow Ave
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)925-2942
    0.5 6-8 571
  • Baton Rouge Southdowns School Special Education School
    Grades: PK-KG | 91 students
    0.8 miles
    2050 Hood Avenue
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)346-1127
    0.8 PK-KG 91
  • Baton Rouge Highland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    1 miles
    280 Sunset Blvd
    Baton Rouge, LA 70808
    (225)766-1272
    1 PK-5 344
  • Baton Rouge Lsu Laboratory School
    Grades: KG-12 | 1417 students
    1.5 miles
    45 Dalrymple Drive
    Baton Rouge, LA 70803
    (225)578-3221
    1.5 KG-12 1417

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