Equipped & Empowered

In addition to the eight AP courses and three dual enrollment course offerings, students who graduate from the Cy-Tech Magnet Academy may earn both a high school diploma and an associate’s degree in computer science. Students can participate in Tara’s Operable School Store (entrepreneur program), ProStart, and Carpentry. Tara is a National Math and Science Initiative partnered school and also an Upward Bound partner. Extracurricular activities and athletic opportunities include; football, soccer, baseball, softball, cross country, bowling, volleyball, basketball, track, I CARE Team Spirit, RISE, FBLA, Dazzling Diamonds, Starlites, band, and a coding club. The Junior ROTC program has won a plethora of awards and honors for rifle team, drill and unarmed drill.


9002 Whitehall Avenue Baton Rouge, LA 70806

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FAX: 225.928.0122

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Mr. John D. Hayman

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Principal Meet Mr. Hayman
Assistant Principal Meet Mrs. Coleman
Assistant Principal Meet Mrs. Mitchell
Dean/Athletic Director Meet Mr. Jackson

Notable Alumni

See some of our Tara High graduates who have gone on to achieve greatness!

Bill Cassidy

US Senator | Former Physician

Tara Wicker

Baton Rouge Council Woman District 10

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