Mission Statement

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    Saratoga Union School District Vision and Mission Statement

    Create an innovative public school system that stimulates intellectual curiosity, providing academic rigor for each and every learner, and instills leadership, responsibility, and global citizenship in a safe and nurturing environment where learners thrive.

    We accomplish this with a highly professional and differentiated system of education, which engages the community as educational partners, embraces diversity, inspires creativity, and fosters student well-being. We measure success in student outcomes and achievement, professional growth, and a commitment to continuous improvement.

Our Schools

  • Saratoga Union School District serves students in grades TK/K-8 and presently operates three elementary schools and one middle school. Our student population consists of approximately 1150 elementary school aged students and 850 middle school students.

    Argonaut Elementary School
    13200 Shadow Mountain Drive
    Grades Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten - 5th

    Foothill Elementary School
    13919 Lynde Avenue
    Grades Kindergarten - 5th
    and a Preschool for children with special needs

    Saratoga Elementary School
    14592 Oak Street
    Grades Kindergarten - 5th

    Redwood Middle School
    13925 Fruitvale Avenue
    Grades 6-8

    Grades 9-12 attend the Los Gatos Saratoga Union High School District

    For school overviews, visit the SUSD School Accountability Report Cards (SARC) webpage.

    SUSD hosts school visitation days (tours) for prospective new parents during specific days in February/March. Visit the New Student Enrollment page for the Visitation Day schedule. 

About Our Community

    • The City of Saratoga was established in 1856; School District established in 1865.

    • Our town is located in Santa Clara County in the heart of Silicon Valley with close proximity to the U.S. 101, Interstate 880 and 280, and State Route 85 Freeway.

    • Saratoga Union School District encompasses approximately 8 square miles of territory, including about 2/3 of the city of Saratoga and small portions of the cities of Monte Sereno and Los Gatos, as well as a portion of unincorporated Santa Clara County.

    • The district's location provides easy access to employment opportunities throughout the greater Bay Area in the fields of technology, biomedicine, higher education, and others.

    • Residences in the City of Saratoga fall into 4 different elementary school districts: Saratoga, Campbell, Cupertino, and Moreland district. To determine which district your home falls under, visit the School District Locator page.

    • A partial listing of upcoming community events and activities flyers are posted on Flyers Online.