Istrouma Middle Magnet Broadcast Communications 

3730 Winbourne Avenue
Baton Rouge, LA 70805
PH (225)831-9997

Applications Accepted: Grade 6-8

Students interested in newspaper journalism, radio, television, public speaking and satellite communications will find the Broadcast Communications Magnet Program an excellent choice. Visual communication skills are developed through the use of cameras, video and computers. While developing writing, speaking and computer skills, students can explore the areas of television and radio production, marketing, advertising and public relations. Electives in this program include Radio Broadcasting, Journalism, Public Speaking, TV/Film, and Music Production.

Requirements for the Broadcast Communications Magnet are:

  • A cumulative grade point average of at least a 2.5 for the last (4) consecutive semesters
  • A proficient score in math and ELA on a district norm-referenced assessment Reading and math