Saugus School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 6 public schools in Saugus School District, serving 2,588 students. Saugus School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
  • Public schools in Saugus School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 52%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 57% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
  • The top ranked public schools in Saugus School District are Saugus High School, Lynnhurst and Oaklandvale. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Massachusetts public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameSaugus School District
School District Websitehttp://www.saugus.k12.ma.us
School District Phone Number(781) 231-5000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MA)
# of Schools6 Schools1,854 Schools
# of Students2,588 Students953,660 Students
# of Teachers201 Teachers73,118 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

  • Saugus School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 403 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MA)
Overall Testing Rank#270 out of 403 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Saugus  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
56%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Saugus  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Saugus  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.59
# of American Indian Students14 Students2,100 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students130 Students65,565 Students
% Asian Students
5%
7%
# of Hispanic Students422 Students191,095 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
20%
# of Black Students109 Students86,283 Students
% Black Students
4%
9%
# of White Students1,851 Students573,115 Students
% White Students
72%
60%
# of Hawaiian Students3 Students812 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students59 Students34,581 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:10030,418
# of Students in Kindergarten:18865,872
# of Students in 1st Grade:19768,019
# of Students in 2nd Grade:19968,249
# of Students in 3rd Grade:17770,066
# of Students in 4th Grade:20972,164
# of Students in 5th Grade:21272,391
# of Students in 6th Grade:21671,172
# of Students in 7th Grade:20570,843
# of Students in 8th Grade:22971,876
# of Students in 9th Grade:16576,601
# of Students in 10th Grade:15873,016
# of Students in 11th Grade:18771,748
# of Students in 12th Grade:13970,028
# of Ungraded Students:71,197

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $19,118 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,340. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,832 is less than the state median of $18,839. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MA)
Total Revenue$50 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Saugus  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$49 MM$26 MM
This chart display total spending of Saugus  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$19,118$20,340
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Saugus  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$18,832$18,839
This chart display average spending per public school student in Saugus  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Saugus School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Saugus High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    1 Pearce Drive
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-5027

    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
  • Lynnhurst Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    443 Walnut St/elm Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-5079

    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
  • Oaklandvale Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    266 Main Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-5082

    Grades: K-5 | 240 students
  • Douglas Waybright Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    25 Talbot Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-5087

    Grades: PK-5 | 231 students
  • Veterans Memorial Math: 49% | Reading: 54%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    39 Hurd Avenue
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-8166

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • Belmonte Saugus Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 32%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    25 Dow Street
    Saugus, MA 01906
    (781) 231-5052

    Grades: 6-8 | 650 students
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