Saugus High School

Tel: (781)231-5027
Grades 9-12
742 students
Saugus High School serves 742 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Saugus High School operates within the Saugus School District.
Saugus School District's 79% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 85%.

School Overview

The student population of 742 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 742 students
Saugus High School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % Saugus High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Saugus High School Total Teachers (2004-2014)
Students by Grade Saugus High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Saugus High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
Saugus High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
11%
17%
Saugus High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
4%
9%
Saugus High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
80%
65%
Saugus High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Saugus High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.35 0.33
Saugus High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
22%
34%
Saugus High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Saugus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Saugus School District's student population of 2,803 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 60% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,727 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,484 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Saugus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,803 1,376
Saugus School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 85%
Saugus School District Graduation Rate (1992-2014)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $29 MM
Saugus School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $39 MM $28 MM
Saugus School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,727 $20,216
Saugus School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,484 $19,181
Saugus School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Classical High School (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Belmonte Saugus Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Douglas Waybright Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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