Live Oak School

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1555 Mariposa St

San Francisco, CA 94107

(415) 861-8840

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 271

Students Per Teacher: 7

Parent Reviews

24 Parent Reviews for Live Oak School

Can't imagine raising my children anywhere else. They are receiving and rigorous education in which they think creatively and critically. They are surrounded by a community of adults - parents and teachers alike that know them well. I am constantly reminded of what a phenomenal school I get to be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/20/14

We have two (very different) children enrolled in the elementary school at Live Oak and both love it and are thriving. There is so much joy at this school and it is truly a warm and welcoming community where the kids feel appreciated for who they are. We are especially impressed by how nice the older ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/10/13

We could not love Live Oak more. My child has been there for 3 years, and it has been the most amazing experience, both academically and socially. When they say they get to know your child well, they mean it; the head of school and other administrators run the carpool drop off line, and greet every child ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/09/13

They practice what they preach - open administration, and the kids are confident, known, celebrated and challenged.

Posted by a parent on 11/26/13

We have three kids and our eldest entered in 6th grade as well. The school culture is welcoming and down-to-earth, the administration and leadership are cutting edge and forward thinking, with a strong emphasis on faculty development, the kids are vibrant and free to be themselves, and, so importantly, ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/19/13

We have two kids who entered in 6th grade, which can be challenging with more than half the students coming from the 5th grade. There are enough "new" kids to balance it all. That said, they have loved it and the school fulfills its promise to know every child. Teachers are amazing, kids can be quirky. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/03/12

The teachers have met my child where he is academically and continue to draw him out and teach him how to rise to the expected level of achievement. All of the staff, teachers and other parents friendly and welcoming. The teachers are readily available to meet to discuss what's going on with my child ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/07/11

Live Oak School has lived up to the promises it made when we first toured the school 4 years ago. Our 2 sons are getting the academic and extracurricular foundation they that they need in an environment that supports them with love and understanding as the individuals they are. We connected immediately ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/24/09

My son attended Live Oak for grades 6, 7 and 8. It has been a wonderful environment for him academically and socially. His teachers have been phenomenal!

Posted by a parent on 01/04/09

We are grateful every day for the joy and community that this school gives our child and our family. The classroom teachers are innovative, dedicated, and know their students deeply, and we are fortunate to have extremely talented specialist teachers in music, physical education, art, and Spanish, as ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/18/08

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San Francisco schools — Live Oak School is located at 1555 Mariposa St, San Francisco CA 94107. 1555 Mariposa St is in the 94107 ZIP code in San Francisco, CA Live Oak School is a Private school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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