The Saluda Middle School and Saluda High School Complex opened its doors for students August 2001. The class of 2002 was the first to graduate from the new school. Although the schools are connected, they are still separate schools when it comes to their daily functions.

Saluda Middle School combined students from Hollywood Elementary and Riverside Middle School. Before students did not join together until they came to Saluda High School. Hollywood taught grades K-8 while Riverside Middle taught grades 5-8.