South Live Oak Elementary School

8400 Cecil Drive
Watson, LA 70786
(School attendance zone shown in map)
South Live Oak Elementary School serves 472 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
South Live Oak Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 55% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

South Live Oak Elementary School's student population of 472 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students472 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

South Live Oak Elementary 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 South Live Oak Elementary School is 0.21, 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
#97 out of 1277 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
6%
43%
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White
89%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.210.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
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 South Live Oak Elementary School is Live Oak High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Live Oak Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Watson Live Oak Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 700 students
    0.1 miles
    8444 Cecil Drive
    Watson, LA 70786
    (225) 664-3211
    0.1 5-8 700
  • Watson Live Oak High School Math: 90% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,273 student
    0.5 miles
    35086 Old La Hwy 16
    Watson, LA 70786
    (225) 665-8858
    0.5 8-12 1,273
  • Watson Live Oak Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 545 students
    0.6 miles
    35194 Old Hwy 16
    Watson, LA 70786
    (225) 665-6702
    0.6 PK-4 545
  • Watson North Live Oak Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 563 students
    2.0 miles
    36605 Outback Road
    Watson, LA 70786
    (225) 667-3135
    2 PK-4 563
  • Greenwell Springs Bellingrath Hills Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 414 students
    4.6 miles
    6612 Audusson
    Greenwell Springs, LA 70739
    (225) 261-4093
    4.6 PK-K 414

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