Tara High School

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Tara High School
Tara Trojans.jpg
Tara Trojans
9002 Whitehall Ave.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 70806
Coordinates 30°26′05″N 91°05′19″W / 30.434697°N 91.088521°W / 30.434697; -91.088521
Type Free public
Motto Come prepared and Ready to learn
Established 1970
School district East Baton Rouge Parish
Principal Karen Triche
Grades 9 - 12
Campus type Urban
Color(s) Cardinal and Gold          
Mascot Trojan Warrior
Rival Broadmoor Buccaneers
Budget school fee (all students)-$35 (Seniors- $110)(Juniors- $150)

Tara High School is one of several high schools in the East Baton Rouge Parish Public Schools District in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. It is located in the Tara Neighborhood of Baton Rouge. Tara High School is located at 9002 Whitehall Avenue, Baton Rouge, LA 70806. The school opened during the 1970-71 school year.

Communities served[edit]

Tara serves portions of Baton Rouge, as well as all or portions of several census-designated places (CDP):[1] all of Westminster,[2] most of Inniswold,[3] most of Oak Hills Place,[4] half of Gardere,[5] and a small section of Shenandoah.[6]

Extracurricular activities[edit]


Tara High School fields several individual and team sports including American football, track and field, basketball, volleyball, wrestling, baseball, softball, and soccer. The mascot is the Trojan and the colors are cardinal and gold, very similar to the University of Southern California.


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