Who We Are
Oak Grove Primary School is a public school in Ascension Parish located in Prairieville, LA, which is a large suburb setting. Our school’s address is 17550 Old Jefferson Hwy. At Oak Grove Primary School, our tagline is “Outstanding Growth and Performance”. This is representative of our goal of equipping all students with the knowledge, academic skills, and attitudes needed to be responsible, independent citizens who will effectively contribute to the advancement of society. Our vision is to create a cohesive learning environment by working as a school family to help our students become critical thinkers and well-rounded individuals. Our mission is to provide each student the high-quality education necessary to achieve outstanding growth and performance.
The student population of Oak Grove Primary School serves students in Pre-Kindergarten through 5th Grade. Oak Grove’s mascot is the Blue Jay, and our school colors are blue and white. OGP’s student population is made up of 16% Special Education and 2% Gifted and Talented. Our enrichment activities consist of physical education, STEM, art, and music. The racial/ethnic makeup of Oak Grove’s student population is approximately 3% American Indian, Asian, and Pacific Islander, 11% Black, 12% Hispanic, and 74% White. Our OGP administration, faculty, and staff are made up of two administrators, one registrar, one counselor, one librarian, 46 teachers, and approximately 44 support personnel.
We partner with students and their families, business and industry, and the community to provide an exemplary education with rigorous standards. We have support from our parent volunteer group (Partner in Education). We host family events such as; Fall Fest, Open House, Talent Show Night, Daughter/Parent Night, Son/Parent Night, STEAM Night and Voluntary Student Science Fair, Art Showcase, Family Night Book Fair and Grandparents' Day Saturday. We host Honor Roll Night twice a year, and a special “Fun Day” event is held at the end of the year to reward student behavior.
OFFICE HOURS OF OPERATION: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
- MORNING ARRIVAL - BREAKFAST BEGINS: 8:00 a.m.
- GATE CLOSES/CAR RIDER INTAKE ENDS/BREAKFAST ENDS: 8:17 a.m.
- FIRST CLASS BELL: 8:20 a.m.
- AFTERNOON DISMISSAL: 3:30 p.m.