Live Oak High School

Live Oak High School serves 1,264 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Live Oak High School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.
Livingston Parish School District's 69% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 67%.

School Overview

The student population of 1264 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,264 students
Live Oak High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Live Oak High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Live Oak High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Live Oak High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Live Oak High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Live Oak High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
4%
44%
Live Oak High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
94%
46%
Live Oak High School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.35
Live Oak High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
60%
Live Oak High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Live Oak High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Livingston Parish School District's student population of 25,603 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 70% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,209 in this district is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,821 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
5
Number of Students Managed 25,603 2,019
Livingston Parish School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 67%
Livingston Parish School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $224 MM $30 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $239 MM $31 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,209 $13,503
Livingston Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,821 $14,322
Livingston Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Central High School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Live Oak Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Live Oak Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denham SpringsLive Oak Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 642 students
    0.1 miles
    35194 Old Hwy 16
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)665-6702
    0.1KG-5642
  • Denham SpringsLive Oak Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1032 students
    0.5 miles
    8444 Cecil Dr
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)664-3211
    0.56-81032
  • WatsonSouth Live Oak Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
    0.5 miles
    8400 Cecil Dr
    WatsonLA 70786
    (225)667-9330
    0.5PK-5588
  • Denham SpringsNorth Live Oak Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 891 students
    1.6 miles
    36605 Outback Rd
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)667-3135
    1.6KG-5891
  • Baton RougeCentral High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1257 students
    4.7 miles
    10200 East Brookside
    Baton RougeLA 70805
    (225)261-3438
    4.79-121257

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5.0  10/16/2014
This school was a saving grace for me when I transferred there in 1997. So much to do, friendly atmosphere, wonderful staff and my grades improved dramatically. Hail Live Oak High, Geaux Eagles!
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5.0  8/20/2012
Great teachers and office staff
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