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Parcel Tax Measure A Exemptions

The deadline to apply for an Exemption, including the Senior Citizen exemption, to the Measure A Parcel Tax for 2014-2015 is June 15th,  2014. Applications received after that date will be applied to your 2015 Property Tax bill.  If you have additional questions, please call 408.354.2520, x-313.

There are three types of exemptions:

Board Meeting Schedule

Upcoming meetings:

  • December 9 - Saratoga High School, 20300 Herriman Avenue, Saratoga (Organizational Meeting)
  • January 13 - Los Gatos High School, 20 High School Court, Los Gatos
  • February 3 - Saratoga High School, 20 High School Court, Los Gatos

 

For more information, including agendas, click here .   To view video recordings of recent meetings click here .

To request that a copy of the board agenda be emailed to you, please click here .

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OUR NEW BOARD OF TRUSTEES!

boardphoto 12 9 14.jpgAt Tuesday night's Board Organizational Meeting, new Trustee Robin Mano and returning Trustees Cynthia Chang and Doug Ramezane were sworn in. In addition, Mr. Ramezane was elected Board President, Ms. Chang as Vice President, and Ms. Rosemary Rossi as Clerk. Superintendent, Bob Mistele will continue to serve as Board Secretary. Congratulations and thank you to our Board of Trustees - we appreciate their dedication to our schools and our students! Outgoing Trustee, Michele van Zuiden was thanked for her two terms of service during the November meeting.

OPEN ENROLLMENT BEGINS JANUARY 5, 2015

Open Enrollment, the process by which students residing in the LGSUHSD attendance area can request a transfer for the 2015-2016 school year to the "other" school (the school other than their school of residence) begins on January 5, 2015.  For more information, please click here.

Refunding of 2005 Refunding Bonds Saves Taxpayers!

Los Gatos, CA – On November 13, 2014, the Los Gatos-Saratoga Joint Union High School District and its staff successfully sold $27 million of 2014 General Obligation Refunding Bonds in order to ...more

New CBO Named

After an extensive search process conducted by School Services, the Los Gatos - Saratoga Union High School District has selected Greg Medici as the next Assistant Superintendent/CBO. As the current ...more

District Calendar Adopted

The District 2015-2016 has been adopted by the Board of Trustees.

Resolution 14-13 - The first 2014 Bond Issuance

Thanks to your support, the Board of Trustees was able to adopt Resolution 14-13, enabling the Issuance of $45 million of Series A and A-1 bonds - work is beginning and our students will be the direct beneficiaries.

 

For more information about the 2014 bond, click here for updates.

LGHS Front Steps and Walkway

First the mess, now the yellow brick road .  Actually, BETTER than the yellow brick road!front steps 2 10 15 14.jpg  Thank you, Measure E!

 


Welcome Back to the 2014-2015 School Year!

Dear Students and Parents,

Welcome back to the 2014-2015 school year in the Los Gatos – Saratoga Union High School District! On behalf of the Board of Trustees, myself, and staff, we are excited to ...more

Measure E - A Letter to the Community

Last night, the voters in our community approved Measure E – a bond measure that will provide us with $99 million to upgrade, expand and renovate our school facilities. This success was the result ...more

District Budget, 2014-2015

The 2014-2015 District Budget has been adopted.

Facility Plan

As part of the district's commitment to providing the best possible learning experience for all students, a facility needs assessment was conducted, incorporating input from staff, community members and students. 

The Facility Master Plan - Executive Summary is available here.

Update - New Legislation - AB 256

AB 256 was recently enacted and amends Sections 48900 and 48900.4 of the Education Code. As presented by the Legislative Counsel’s Digest, this legislation provides “that conduct constituting ...more

CCSS FAQ's

Common Core State Standards

In 2009, the National Association of Governors committed to the development of a set of common, national standards that would help prepare our students for success in ...more

Teacher of the Year - Audrey Warmuth

Audrey Warmuth.jpgAudrey Warmuth, Saratoga High School, has been selected as the LGSUHSD Teacher of the Year, 2014. Audrey teaches AP Calculus and, this year, took on teaching a new course – Introduction to ...more

Classified Employee of the Year - Kit Hull

Kit Hull.jpgLGSUHSD is also proud to announce the selection of Kit Hull as the Classified Employee of the Year, 2014. Kit is the secretary for House 1 at Los Gatos High School and has been called “the glue of ...more

Los Gatos and Saratoga High Schools named CA Distinguished Schools!

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Our MIssion and Vision / Our Commitment to You!

The Board of Trustees of LGSUHSD is committed to creating the best possible learning environment for its students and to being an integral, positive part of the community.  To that end, the Board has adopted the following Mission and Vision Statements and Strategic Plan:

Our Students! Our Top Priority!

As part of our commitment to fostering a climate where students feel supported and connected and thrive, we continue our efforts to promote the Developmental Assets, outlined by the Search Institute and presented by Project Cornerstone http://www.projectcornerstone.org/.  Each month, our schools focus on one or more asset, conducting activities and presenting programs that support this work.

A special event:  The Parenting Continuum, a community alliance empowering parents to nurture the whole child and the whole family, focusing on providing-12 parent education, invites you to their next event "Mindful Parenting."  For more information, click here.  For information regarding additional programs, please go to www.parentingcontinuum.org https://www.facebook.com/parentingcontinuum 

Los Gatos High School

Saratoga High School

For more community and site resources, click here.

To access the LGHS Student to Student site, click here.

For more SHS events, click here.

The Parenting Continuum Workshop Schedule

 

Middle College,

For more information regarding the Middle College program, click here.  Middle College

Annual Notification to Parents, 2013-2014

The 2013-2014 Annual Notification to Parents (ANTP) is a legally required notification to parents of their rights and responsibilities. It includes district procedures and policies and serves a ...more

SARC's 2012-2013

The School Accountability Report Cards (SARCs) for Los Gatos and Saratoga High Schools, 2012-2013, are now available. These reports provide information about teaching, learning, test results, ...more

Title IX

Information regarding Title IX, Gender Equity in Education, can be found here .

Emergency Management and Anti-Bullying Resources

The SCCOE has provided anti-bullying resources  and continues to provide updates.

In addition, Readiness and Emergency Management Resources are available here from the Department of Education.

Emergency Notification Systems - Enrollment Options

In April 2012, Los Gatos – Saratoga Union High School District announced the launch of a new communication service that delivers important school and emergency information to you via SMS text ...more

Notifications and information regarding missing children provided by the California Attorney General's Office.

Budget Information Ledger

In an effort to keep you, our community, apprised of issues relating to the current budget situation, we will be posting relevant documents from recent board meetings.