Woodlawn Middle
Woodlawn Middle Academic Magnet

14939 Tiger Bend Road
Baton Rouge, LA 70817

Applications Accepted: Grades 6-8

Note: Applicants who reside in the attendance zone of Woodlawn Middle Academic Magnet will receive priority admission into the program, if they apply and qualify.

Students enrolled in the program at Woodlawn Middle Academic Magnet will take all accelerated core subjects (math, English, social studies and science) together. Students will learn through a rigorous high school preparatory curriculum. Students will also have the opportunity to enroll in pre-Advanced Placement (AP) courses in English and math. Courses offered for high school credit include Algebra I, Geometry, Physical Science, Spanish I, ACT Prep, Keyboarding and Keyboarding Application, Journey to Careers, Media Arts and Orchestra. Students will also be offered a variety of enrichment activities such as specialized clubs including but not limited to robotics, culinary art, chess, coding, math counts, STEM, and world geography.

Students will be offered magnet electives including, but not limited to: robotics, forensics, and other STEM focused areas; which are designed to continue within the academic magnet program and may receive priority admission into the magnet component being implemented at Woodlawn High Academic Magnet.

Academic Requirements:

1. Have a cumulative grade point average of 2.50 for the last four consecutive semesters, and;
2. Score proficiently  (stanine of 5 or above) on the Spring 2018 standardized assessment in ELA and math.