Scotlandville Magnet High School in Baton Rouge, LA - Niche

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  • Grades
  • Students
  • Type
    Public, Magnet, Alternative
  • Reviews
    161 3.5
  • Ranking

Scotlandville Magnet High School is a public, magnet, alternative school in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It has 1,370 students in grades 8-12. According to state standards, 82% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 161 reviews written and they have been mixed.

9870 Scotland Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70807
(225) 775-3715

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 161 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: There may be a few problems among students and faculty, but other than that, I love this school. No one can make me feel any different.
    • Parent
    • 5
    Overall Experience: My child has had the best internship experience.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: So far I've had a wonderful experience at this school regaurdless of the bads things
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: My High School is the best High School in Baton rouge.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: My experience at Scotlandville Magnet High School has been good all of my four years. It has taught me to own up to my mistakes and voice my opinion.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.00 Scotlandville Elementary School Public
2.33 Ryan Elementary School Public
2.00 Progress Elementary School Public
2.00 Southern University Lab School Public, Alternative
2.66 Crestworth Elementary School Public
2.66 Scotlandville Middle Pre-Engineering Academy Public, Magnet, Alternative
1.66 Delmont Elementary School Public
Redemptorist Elementary School Private, Religious
2.00 Claiborne Elementary School Public
2.33 Redemptorist High School Private, Religious
AMIkids Baton Rouge Public, Alternative
1.00 Bakerfield Elementary School Public
2.66 Brownfields Elementary School Public
2.33 Sharon Hills Elementary School Public
1.66 Inspire Charter Academy Public, Charter
1.33 Baker Heights Elementary School Public
2.66 Baker High School Public
Martin Luther King Jr. Christian Academy Private, Religious
1.66 Glen Oaks Senior High School Public, Magnet, Alternative
2.00 Merrydale Elementary School Public
3.33 Bethany Christian School Private, Religious
2.00 Winbourne Elementary School Public
Scenic Alternative High School Public, Alternative, All-Boys
Scenic Alternative High School Public, All-Boys
Career Academy Public
3.33 Forest Heights Academy of Excellence Public, Magnet, Alternative
2.66 Madison Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
2.33 Community School for Apprenticeship Learning Public, Charter
1.33 Baker Middle School Public
2.33 Park Ridge Academic Magnet School Public, Magnet, Alternative
2.00 White Hills Elementary School Public
2.00 Howell Park Elementary School Public
2.66 Belfair Montessori School Public, Magnet, Alternative
Living Faith Academy of Excellence Private, Religious
2.66 Glen Oaks Park Elementary School Public
2.00 Capitol Elementary School Public
Capitol High School Public
2.33 Port Allen Middle School Public
2.00 Park Elementary School Public
2.33 Port Allen Elementary School Public
2.00 Staring Education Center Public, Alternative
3.00 Children's Charter School Public, Charter
Greater Mount Olive Christian Academy Private, Religious
2.00 Capitol Middle School Public
Sacred Heart School Private, Religious
1.66 Melrose Elementary School Public
Holy Family School Private, Religious
Mentorship Academy of Digital Arts Public, Charter
Mentorship Academy of Science & Technology Public, Charter
St. James Episcopal Day School Private, Religious
2.33 Cohn Elementary School Public
Louisiana New School Academy Private
Shiloh Baptist Early Learning Academy Private, Religious
2.66 The Dufrocq School Public, Magnet, Alternative
2.00 J.K. Haynes Elementary Charter School Public, Charter
Jehovah-Jireh Christian Academy Private, Religious
Country Day School of Baton Rouge Private
2.33 Bernard Terrace Elementary School Public
Brighter Horizon School Private, Religious
3.33 McKinley Middle Magnet School Public, Magnet, Alternative
3.33 Baton Rouge Foreign Language Academic Immersion Magnet Public, Magnet, Alternative
St. Francis Xavier Catholic School Private, Religious
3.00 St. Joseph's Academy Private, Religious, All-Girls
Our Lady of Mercy Elementary School Private, Religious
3.66 Tanglewood Elementary School Public
2.66 Westdale Middle School Public
3.33 Baton Rouge Visual & Performing Arts Center Public, Magnet, Alternative
2.33 Polk Elementary School Public
4.00 Zachary Elementary School Public
2.00 Port Allen High School Public
2.66 Buchanan Elementary School Public
2.66 McKinley Senior High School Public
4.00 Copper Mill Elementary School Public
Paul's Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.33 Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School Public, Magnet, Alternative
Valley Park School Public, Alternative
2.00 University Terrace Elementary School Public
2.00 Park Forest Middle School Public
Louisiana Connections Academy Public
3.00 Devall Middle School Public
Trinity Episcopal Day School Private, Religious
Trinity Christian Academy Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
1.66 Glen Oaks Senior High School 4 mi. 766
2.66 McKinley Senior High School 8 mi. 1,289
3.66 Louisiana State University Laboratory School 8 mi. 1,373
4.00 Zachary High School 8 mi. 1,475

Around Scotlandville Magnet High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 51%
Male 48%

Student Diversity

Scotlandville Magnet High School United States Glen Oaks Senior High School Louisiana State University Laboratory School McKinley Senior High School Zachary High School
African American 98.0% 15.0% 98.0% 8.0% 85.0% 45.0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0%
White 0% 51.0% 0% 86.0% 8.0% 51.0%
Hispanic 0% 25.0% 0% 0% 2.0% 1.0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 0% 3.0% 3.0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 29.1%
Grade 10 24.2%
Grade 11 24.5%
Grade 12 22.2%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 68% Yes
  • 18% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 35% Making memories with friends
  • 35% Sports
  • 30% Favorite teachers

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 24% Not having our principal back
  • 20% Some students ruining school plans
  • 20% Engineering students get more attention than other
  • 20% Engineering studetns cant get out early
  • 16% Regular students don' get the attentio they deserv

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 58% Engineering Program
  • 25% Great Teachers
  • 8% It has a great pre-med program and close to home.
  • 8% We have great programs

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 42% Exciting
  • 33% A great experience
  • 17% Very old and still working
  • 8% Shoot for the moon

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 36% Your freshman year is your most important year!
  • 27% Try and not get distracted
  • 18% It is huge
  • 18% Make sure that you pick the right major you want.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 12 responses

  • 17% I love everything about this school.
  • 75% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 8% I hate everything about this school.