South Live Oak Elementary School

South Live Oak Elementary School serves 588 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
South Live Oak Elementary School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 588 students
South Live Oak Elementary School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % South Live Oak Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
South Live Oak Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade South Live Oak Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 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 17:1 16:1
South Live Oak Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Asian
1%
2%
South Live Oak Elementary School Asian Students (2012-2014)
Hispanic
4%
5%
South Live Oak Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
6%
44%
South Live Oak Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
87%
46%
South Live Oak Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
South Live Oak Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups South Live Oak Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.24 0.35
South Live Oak Elementary School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
36%
60%
South Live Oak Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
9%
7%
South Live Oak Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,603 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,209 is less than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,821 is less than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 33% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $224 MM $30 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $239 MM $31 MM
Livingston Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,209 $13,503
Livingston Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,821 $14,322
Livingston Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Live Oak High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Live Oak Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Live Oak Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Denham SpringsLive Oak Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1032 students8444 Cecil Dr
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)664-3211
    0.16-81032
  • WatsonLive Oak High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1264 students35086 Old La Hwy 16
    WatsonLA 70786
    (225)665-8858
    0.59-121264
  • Denham SpringsLive Oak Elementary School
    0.6 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 642 students35194 Old Hwy 16
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)665-6702
    0.6KG-5642
  • Denham SpringsNorth Live Oak Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 891 students36605 Outback Rd
    Denham SpringsLA 70706
    (225)667-3135
    2KG-5891
  • Greenwell SpringsBellingrath Hills Elementary School
    4.6 miles | Grades: PK-KG | 461 students6612 Audusson
    Greenwell SpringsLA 70739
    (225)261-4093
    4.6PK-KG461

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