Saraland City Schools
943 Highway 43 S
Saraland, AL 36571
Saraland High School opened January 4, 2010
Saraland City Schools - Demographic and History Profile
Saraland City School System opened its doors to students during the summer of 2008. The system is comprised of three schools—Saraland Elementary School (grades pre-K-5); Saraland Middle School (grades 6-8), and Saraland High School (grades 9-12). The elementary school is currently split between two campuses. Grades pre-kindergarten through third are housed at the McKeough Avenue campus, and grades four and five are located at the Baldwin Street campus. In January 2010, construction of the Saraland High School campus was complete and our high school students began attending classes in this state-of-the-art facility. Prior to the opening of the new high school building, students were instructed on the middle school campus. Beginning with the 2008-2009 school year, a grade level was added to the high school each year. Our first senior class was seated with the 2011-2012 school year.
Since its inaugural year, student enrollment has increased from 1,518 to 2,525, or by 686%. Current student enrollment at Saraland Elementary School is 1037, Saraland Middle School is 595, and Saraland High School is 856. Eighty-one percent of the student population is white, eighteen percent is black, and the remaining two percent is comprised of Hispanic, American Indian/Alaskan Native, Asian, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander, and other races. Fifty-one percent of our students receive free/reduced lunch.
Saraland City School System employs 239 persons, of whom 159 are teachers. The pupil-teacher ratio is 20:1.