Saugus High School

Grades: 9-12

708 students

Saugus High School serves 708 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% 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 708 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 708 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
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 0.30 is less 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 12:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
6%
Hispanic
10%
17%
Black
2%
9%
White
83%
66%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.30 0.33
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.
25%
32%
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.
7%
5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,211 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,598 is less than the state average of $17,400. The district revenue/student has grown by 35% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,491 is less than the state average of $16,788. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Saugus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 3,211 1,400
Graduation Rate 83% 86%
District Total Revenue $43 MM $25 MM
District Spending $42 MM $24 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,598 $17,400
District Spending / Student $14,491 $16,788
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SaugusDouglas Waybright Elementary School
    25 Talbot St
    SaugusMA 01906
    (781)231-5087
    0.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 227 students                      
  • SaugusBelmonte Saugus Middle School
    25 Dow St
    SaugusMA 01906
    (781)231-5052
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 719 students                      
  • SaugusOaklandvale Elementary School
    266 Main St
    SaugusMA 01906
    (781)231-5082
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 214 students                      
  • SaugusVeterans Memorial Elementary School
    39 Hurd Ave
    SaugusMA 01906
    (781)231-8166
    1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 592 students                      
  • MelroseWinthrop Elementary School
    162 First St
    MelroseMA 02176
    (781)979-2280
    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 343 students                      

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