Oak Grove High School

501 West Main, Oak Grove, LA 71263 | (318) 428-2308
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 423
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3 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: John Mark Bowman
  • Fax: (318) 428-2311
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 423
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 232 (54.8%)
  • Females: 191 (45.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 235 (55.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 259 (61.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Oak Grove High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Oak Grove High School
  Number Percent
6th Grade6314.9%
7th Grade6114.4%
8th Grade7517.7%
9th Grade8018.9%
10th Grade348.0%
11th Grade6014.2%
12th Grade5011.8%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 71%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:29%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,144
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Oak Grove High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,92324%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$42,08976%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 6 Reviews
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6 reviews for Oak Grove High School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on November 28, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school needs better teachers who don't care only about sports because the kids that do not play sports are being criticized. And it all depends on who you are and your last name!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 22, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am a proud graduate of OGHS. I was a student from k-12th and the school was very strong in academics and sports.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 28, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think they need a new principal. I don't like how she runs things and I agree with the other parent about sports being everything and if your child is not in sports they are left out of athletics and education.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 02, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Oak Grove is a school where playing sports is everything. If your child does not play sports he or she can be denied special privileges. This is quite ridiculous. Schools are for obtaining an education, not the advancement of the sports program. The staff as well as the (...) are centered around the athletics and not so much the education of our children. I have moved my child to Prairie View Academy in Bastrop Louisiana so he may be treated equally. It is quite obvious that the (...) is not qualified for the job at hand.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 14, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great athletic program and educational system.

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