Live Oak High School

Live Oak High School serves 1,168 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 55%.
Live Oak High School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 1168 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,168 students
Live Oak High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Live Oak High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Live Oak High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.57. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Live Oak High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Live Oak High School Asian (2011-2012)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Live Oak High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
3%
48%
Live Oak High School Black (1990-2012)
White
94%
45%
Live Oak High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Live Oak High School Sch Ethnicity Live Oak High School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.57
Live Oak High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
21%
61%
Live Oak High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Live Oak High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,773 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
6
Number of Students Managed 24,773 1,938
Graduation Rate 73% 68%
Livingston Parish School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $221 MM $33 MM
District Spending $227 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,148 $14,187
District Spending / Student $9,403 $14,076
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Eastern La Mental Health/greenwell Sprgs (2.5 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 Students Grades
  • Denham Springs Live Oak Elementary School
    35194 Old Hwy 16
    Denham Springs , LA , 70706
    (225)665-6702
    0.1  mi  |  672  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Watson South Live Oak Elementary School
    8400 Cecil Dr
    Watson , LA , 70786
    (225)667-9330
    0.5  mi  |  565  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Watson Live Oak Middle School
    8444 Cecil Dr
    Watson , LA , 70706
    (225)664-3211
    0.5  mi  |  1040  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Denham Springs North Live Oak Elementary School
    36605 Outback Rd
    Denham Springs , LA , 70706
    (225)667-3135
    1.6  mi  |  861  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenwell Springs Eastern La Mental Health/greenwell Sprgs
    Special Education School
    23260 Greenwell Springs Rd
    Greenwell Springs , LA , 70739
    (225)262-2411
    Special Education School
    2.5  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 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! - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - Great teachers and office staff - Posted by Parent

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