Saratoga Union School District

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Saratoga Union School District
Saratoga, California
South San Francisco Bay Area
United States
District information
Type Public
Grades K–8
Established 1865
Superintendent Lane Weiss
Schools Argonaut Elementary School
Foothill Elementary School
Saratoga Elementary School
Redwood Middle School
Other information

The Saratoga Union School District is a school district for primary and middle schools in the city of Saratoga in Santa Clara County, California. It was established in 1865 and covers the majority of the city of Saratoga as well as small sections of Monte Sereno and Los Gatos.[1]

The district is responsible for educating children from kindergarten to grade 8. As of 2012 it has 3 elementary schools (grades K to 5) and one middle school (grades 6 to 8).[1] The Los Gatos-Saratoga Joint Union High School District provides education from grade 9 onwards in the local area.[2]

The Redwood Middle School Marching Band and Color Guard was selected to represent the state of California in the 56th Presidential Inaugural Parade of President Barack Obama in Washington, D.C., on January 20, 2009.[3][4]


The schools in the Saratoga Union School District are:

  • Argonaut Elementary School (grades K–5)
  • Foothill Elementary School (grades K–5)
  • Saratoga Elementary School (grades K–5)
  • Redwood Middle School (grades 6–8)


  1. ^ a b Overview Archived 2013-01-15 at the Wayback Machine., Saratoga Union School District. Retrieved 2012-11-10.
  2. ^ Elementary feeder districts, Los Gatos-Saratoga Union High School District. Retrieved 2012-11-10.
  3. ^ Associated Press (12 August 2008). "Saratoga's Redwood Middle school band to go to Obama's inauguration". San Jose Mercury News. Retrieved 19 August 2013.
  4. ^ "Honoring the Redwood Middle School Band". City of Saratoga City Council. March 4, 2009.

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