PROFICIENCY 51% 20% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
57%East Baton Rouge Parish
55%Baton Rouge

Mckinley Senior High School is a school servicing grades 8 to 12 and is located in the district of "East Baton Rouge Parish" in Baton Rouge, LA. There are a total of 1,362 students and 84 teachers at Mckinley Senior High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 663 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Mckinley Senior High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 51.0%, which is 20% lower than the Louisiana average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch663
Reduced lunch0


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment80
Taking some courses41
Taking some courses (not tests)38
Passing some courses22
Passing no courses18

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Mckinley Senior High School, there are a total of 80 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 41 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School40%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School60-64%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Mckinley Senior High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 7.8% 11.0% 49.0% 51.1%
African American 86.1% 79.1% 41.8% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 3.2% 1.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 3.4% 5.4% 4.9% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.2% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 0.8% 1.7% 3.1%

Baton Rouge demographics profile

StatisticBaton RougeLouisianaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,9738991
Median age35.536.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%52%55%
Speak English96%92%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Education level achieved in Baton Rouge

IndexBaton RougeLouisianaNational
Completed 8th grade96.3%80.2%84.3%
Completed high school95.6%78.5%83.0%
Completed some college76.5%49.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree51.2%28.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors44.6%23.0%30.3%
Completed masters16.4%7.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.8%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.6%1.0%1.3%
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