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 Saratoga Union School District
20460 Forrest Hills Drive, Saratoga CA 95070


 District Mission Statement
The Saratoga Union School District is dedicated to educating and inspiring all our students to be academically successful, caring and responsible.


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Safety Reminders

April 22, 2014: Please take that extra minute to drive slowly, not rush, and help keep our students, staff, and community safe.  Use utmost caution and care when driving on and around our school campuses. If you see an unsafe driver, record the license plate and contact the Sheriff’s office at (408) 299-2311.  Safety concerns on our public streets should always be reported to the Sheriff.
View important SAFETY REMINDERS regarding our campuses and driving/walking/biking to and from school.

Common Core State Standards

The Common Core State Standards are research-based, internationally benchmarked, and designed to prepare students for success in college and the workplace. To be well-prepared to fully implement these new standards and assessments, the district is committed to providing ongoing, high-quality professional development for our teachers and staff focusing on the new standards and assessments, 21st Century Learning strategies, and supporting students...READ MORE

Common Core
CCSS Parent Guides & Video

Smarter Balanced Sample Tests

New Student Registration

Registration is open to students who permanently reside within Saratoga USD boundaries.

  • 2014-2015: Visit the Registration Webpage for 2014-2015 registration information, pre-registration packet, due dates, school tour dates, and more. 

  • 2013-2014: Visit the Registration Webpage for Saratoga Union School District new student enrollment information and pre-registration packet.

  • If you have already completed your preregistration at the District Office, you may access the Online Registration Portal via Infosnap.  To use this link, you must have already pre-registered with SUSD.  For questions or troubleshooting, click HERE.

Smarter Balanced Assessment in SUSD

This is an exciting time for everyone in Saratoga Union School District! As you may already know, we, along with thousands of schools across California, are participating in a field test of a modern assessment system designed to help shape teaching and learning in the classroom. Known as the Smarter Balanced Assessments, these computer-based tests replace the STAR program. Smarter Balanced assessments will go beyond multiple-choice questions to include extended response and technology enhanced items, as well as performance tasks that allow students to demonstrate critical-thinking and problem-solving skills...READ MORE


SUSD Mobile App available now!

Available now! Download our SUSD Mobile app to instantly connect on the go with school and district news, events, lunch menus, announcements, staff directories and more. SUSD has partnered with SchoolMessenger on the development of the app.  Please download the app and tell others about it too!



2014-2015 School Year Calendar
The 2014-2015 school year calendar was approved by the Board of Trustees on November 12, 2013.  This calendar includes school year start and end dates, major holidays, and breaks only.  The full calendar including conference days, teacher work days, SLCT and minimum days is typically not published until late spring following staff negotiations and board approval. DOWNLOAD 2014-2015 CALENDAR
Parcel Tax Exemption Deadline is June 30
In 2012, voters approved the Measure  Parcel Tax assessment of $68 per parcel per year.  The Parcel Tax proceeds help ensure reliable funding that cannot be taken away from the state.  Exemptions are available for senior citizens, recipients of SSI for a disability, or owners of contiguous properties. For more information or to download the Exemption Forms and/or Annual Report, click HERE.
Board of Trustees

The  SUSD Board of Trustees will hold a Regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 in the District Office Large Conference Room. The public is always welcome to attend.

To contact the Board of Trustees, you may email the board at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it .  Additional information pertaining to the board may be found HEREOffice hours are also held approximately once per month. Please visit our AGENDA ONLINE website to access the current meeting schedule and full agenda as well as past board agendas and meeting minutes.
Early Out Wednesdays
In an effort to reach a consistent district-wide schedule, SUSD changed to an early out Wednesday schedule at the beginning of the 2013-2014 school year. In planning for the 2014-2015 school year, SUSD would like to obtain and understand parent feedback on the schedule change and will be conducting a survey on this issue in March 2014. Our district schedule is negotiated with our employee groups, however the survey results will help inform discussions... READ MORE
Flyers Online

Visit the FLYERS ONLINE webpage for upcoming community events and enrichment classes. In an effort to "be green" all flyers are now posted online instead of hardcopy distribution.  In order to post a flyer on SUSD Flyers Online, please review the approval criteria and submission procedure.


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Upcoming Events

Fri, May 2nd
Conditional New Student Registration begins (for families in process of moving to district)
Tue, May 13th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Mon, May 26th
Memorial Day
Tue, May 27th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Fri, Jun 6th
Last Day of School
Mon, Jun 16th
Summer School via LGS Recreation through July 11
Mon, Jun 30th
Parcel Tax Exemptions Due
Fri, Jul 4th
July 4th Holiday - No Summer School
Thu, Jul 24th
Board Workshop
Tue, Aug 12th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Tue, Sep 9th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Tue, Sep 23rd, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Tue, Oct 14th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Tue, Oct 28th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Tue, Nov 18th, @7:00pm - 10:00PM
Regular Board Meeting
Saratoga Union School District
20460 Forrest Hills Drive, Saratoga, CA 95070
Phone: (408)867-3424 ~ FAX: (408)867-2312