River Oaks School

600 Finks Hideaway Rd
Monroe, LA 71203-0712
Tel: (318)343-4185
Grades: PK-12 | 313 students
River Oaks School is an independent, co-educational, nonsectarian, college-preparatory day school.
Dedicated to the development of the total child, River Oaks School offers a curriculum which encourages the intellectual, creative, physical, social, and moral development of its students.
Within an environment of trust, honesty, and respect, River Oaks School strives to foster in the individual the capability for critical thinking and the ability to act decisively, thoughtfully, and responsibly.
Founded in 1969, River Oaks School has grown from eight grades housed in temporary buildings to pre-kindergarten three-year-old classes through twelfth grade on a beautiful twenty-acre campus.
The facility now includes science and computer labs in lower, middle, and upper schools, a cafeteria, gymnasium, art and music rooms, and athletic fields.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 313 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade River Oaks School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St Frederick High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Frederick High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ouachita Christian School (3.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Monroe
    St Frederick High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 7-12 | 254 students
    2.6 miles
    3300 Westminister Ave
    Monroe, LA 71201
  • Monroe
    Ouachita Christian School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 806 students
    3.1 miles
    7065 Highway 165 N
    Monroe, LA 71203
  • Monroe
    Grades: PK-6 | 151 students
    3.2 miles
    3202 Franklin St
    Monroe, LA 71201
  • Monroe
    Grades: 2-8 | 62 students
    3.2 miles
    2401 Oliver Rd
    Monroe, LA 71201
  • Monroe
    Geneva Academy
    Grades: PK-12 | 112 students
    3.3 miles
    2507 Oliver Rd
    Monroe, LA 71201

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