Saks High School

4401 Saks Rd
Anniston, AL 36206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Saks High School serves 378 students in grades 8-12.
Saks High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Saks High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Saks High School's student population of 378 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Saks High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Saks High School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#870 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
45%
33%
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White
48%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.570.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Saks High School is Anniston City Boot Camp School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Saks Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saks Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Anniston Saks Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 450 students
    0.3 miles
    31 Watson
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256) 741-6800
    0.3 PK-4 450
  • Anniston Saks Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 371 students
    0.3 miles
    32 Watson Street
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256) 741-6900
    0.3 5-8 371
  • Anniston Anniston City Boot Camp School Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    1.0 miles
    4804 Mcclellan Blvd
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256) 231-5100
    1 7-12 n/a
  • Anniston Anniston Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 351 students
    1.0 miles
    4800 Mcclellan Blvd
    Anniston, AL 36206
    (256) 231-5020
    1 6-8 351
  • Anniston Cobb Prek Academy
    Grades: PK | 140 students
    2.8 miles
    1325 Cobb Ave
    Anniston, AL 36201
    (256) 231-5030
    2.8 PK 140

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