Saugus High School

1 Pearce Dr,

Saugus, MA, 01906-3292

Tel: (781)231-5027
Grades: 9-12

709 students

Saugus High School serves 709 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Saugus High School operates within the Saugus School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is lower than the MA state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 709 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 709 students
Saugus High School Total Students (1988-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Saugus High School Total Classroom Teachers (2004-2012)
Students by Grade Saugus High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 14:1
Saugus High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2004-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
Saugus High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Saugus High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
2%
9%
Saugus High School Black (1988-2012)
White
84%
66%
Saugus High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Saugus High School Sch Ethnicity Saugus High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.29 0.79
Saugus High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
21%
30%
Saugus High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
6%
5%
Saugus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,194 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Saugus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,194 1,350
Saugus School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 83% 86%
Saugus School District Graduation Rate (1992-2009)
District Total Revenue $43 MM n/a
Saugus School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $42 MM n/a
Saugus School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,598 $0
Saugus School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,491 $0
Saugus School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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Essex County, MA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.49, which is lower than the Massachusetts average of 0.79. The most diverse school district in Essex County is Amesbury School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Massachusetts or national school diversity statistics.