Istrouma Middle Magnet Broadcast Communications 

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

Applications Accepted: Grades 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.


Academic Requirements:

Grades: A cumulative 2.5 grade point average (GPA) based on the last four (4) consecutive semesters;

Test scores: Perform Basic or above or the equivalent on the district's norm-referenced assessment in both ELA and math