Saugus High School

1 Pearce Memorial Drive

Saugus, MA 01906

Tel: (781)231-5027
  • Saugus High School serves 713 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the MA average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 36%.
  • 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 713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students713 students
Saugus High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Saugus High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
Saugus High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeSaugus High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
Saugus High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
Asian
4%
6%
Saugus High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
12%
18%
Saugus High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
4%
9%
Saugus High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
79%
64%
Saugus High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Saugus High School Two Or More Races Students (2010-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSaugus High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.360.55
Saugus High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
26%
36%
Saugus High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
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.
3%
4%
Saugus High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Saugus School District's student population of 2,725 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 $14,035 in this district is less than the state average of $20,216. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,787 is less than the state average of $19,181. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameSaugus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed2,7251,368
Saugus School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate79%85%
Saugus School District Graduation Rate (1992-2015)
District Total Revenue$39 MM$29 MM
Saugus School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$39 MM$28 MM
Saugus School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$14,035$20,216
Saugus School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$13,787$19,181
Saugus School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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