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 14:1.
  • 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 Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 713 students
Saugus High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Saugus High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Saugus High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Saugus High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 14:1
Saugus High School Student Teacher Ratio (2004-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Saugus High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Saugus High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Saugus High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MA 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.
0.36 0.55
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 (2000-2015)
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 (2000-2015)

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 decreased from 98% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,811 in this district is less than the state average of $18,534. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,563 is less than the state average of $18,197. The district spending/student has grown by 21% over four years.
School District Name Saugus School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
3
Number of Students Managed 2,725 1,368
Saugus School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 85%
Saugus School District Graduation Rate (1993-2010)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $25 MM
Saugus School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $49 MM $25 MM
Saugus School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $16,811 $18,534
Saugus School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,563 $18,197
Saugus School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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