Live Oak High School

Live Oak High School serves 1,206 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
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 1206 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,206 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
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 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Black
4%
48%
White
95%
44%
Hawaiian
1%
33%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.34
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%
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.
8%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,293 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
5
Number of Students Managed 25,293 2,117
Graduation Rate 73% 68%
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: 2013 (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 SpringsLive Oak Elementary School
    35194 Old Hwy 16
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)665-6702
    0.1 mi | 644 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WatsonSouth Live Oak Elementary School
    8400 Cecil Dr
    WatsonLA 70786
    (225)667-9330
    0.5 mi | 558 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Denham SpringsLive Oak Middle School
    8444 Cecil Dr
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)664-3211
    0.5 mi | 1093 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Denham SpringsNorth Live Oak Elementary School
    36605 Outback Rd
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)667-3135
    1.6 mi | 848 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Greenwell SpringsEastern La Mental Health/greenwell Sprgs
    Special Education School
    23260 Greenwell Springs Rd
    Greenwell SpringsLA 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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