Live Oak High School

5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
35086 Old La Hwy 16
Watson, LA 70786
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Live Oak High School serves 1,273 students in grades 8-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 91% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Live Oak High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Live Oak High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Louisiana for:

School Overview

Live Oak High School's student population of 1,273 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students1,273 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Live Oak High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,277 schools in Louisiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Live Oak High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#67 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
91%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
4%
43%
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White
93%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.130.61
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLivingston Parish School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Live Oak 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 Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
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  
Great teachers and office staff
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