Services

The City of Saratoga provides services to it's residents primarily in the areas of planning and building , public works (streets and roads), and recreation services. The contact numbers for each of these services is listed below:

Department
Phone Number
Planning
(408) 868-1222
Building
(408) 868-1201
Maintenance Yard
(408) 868-1245
Recreation Services
(408) 868-1249
Administrative Services
(408) 868-1227
City Manager/City Council
(408) 868-1216
City Clerk
(408) 868-1269

*For more detailed information, please see the City of Saratoga Departmental Directory Information page.

Other Municipal Services

Department
Emergency Number
Non-Emergency
Santa Clara County Fire
911
(408) 378-4010
Animal Control
911
(408) 794-7297
Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office
911
(408) 868-6600
Street Sweeping Schedule    

Utilities

Unlike larger Cities, the City of Saratoga does not provide utility services directly to it's residents. To start or stop service or to report problems please refer to the phone numbers or web links listed below:

Utility
Company
Phone
Phone AT&T
1.800.310.2355
Water San Jose Water
408.279.7900
Gas Pacific Gas and Electric
1.800.743.5000
Electricity Pacific Gas and Electric
1.800.743.5000
Silicon Valley Clean Energy 1.844.474.7823
Sewer Cupertino Sanitation District

408.253.7071

  Cupertino Sanitation Dist. Emergency
408.299.2507
  West Valley Sanitation District
408.378.2407
CATV Comcast
1.800.945.2288
Solid Waste and Recycling West Valley Collection & Recycling
408.283.9250

Other Services
Websites: Mid-Peninsula Open Space District
Santa Clara County Fire District (Central)
(408) 378-4010
Santa Clara County Library
Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority
Santa Clara Valley Water District

(408) 265-2600

(emergency after hours)
(408) 299-2507
Saratoga Fire District
(408) 867-9001

Public Schools


Saratoga students are served by seven school districts in an around the City of Saratoga. Depending on where you live in the city, the public school your children attend may be located nearby, but outside the City limits. Please make inquiries to the appropriate school district. 6,208 students live in Saratoga served by 38 public schools and seven school districts. 863 students attend private schools located in the City and outside the City limits.

Public Schools located in the city:

District/School
Phone Number
Saratoga Union School District
(408) 867-3424
Argonaut Elementary
(408) 867-4773
Foothill Elementary
(408) 867-4036
Redwood Middle School
(408) 867-3042
Saratoga Elementary
(408) 867-3476
 
Los Gatos-Saratoga High School District
(408) 354-2520
Saratoga High School
(408) 867-3411
 

Cupertino Union School District

(408) 252-3000
Blue Hills
(408) 257-9282
Christa McAuliffe
(408) 253-4696
 
Campbell Union High School District
(408) 371-0960
Prospect High School
(408) 253-1662

Private Schools Located within the City:

St. Andrew’s Parish Day School
Sacred Heart Catholic School

Library

The City of Saratoga built a 50,000 square foot library in 2003. It is operated by the Santa Clara County Library District. It features a large adult section, a periodicals section and a 16,000 square foot children/youth section. There is a Chinese language section as well. There are numerous computers with internet connections at the library and music CD's and DVD's for listening and viewing.

Contact the Library:

Santa Clara County Library System
(408) 293-2326
Saratoga Library
(408) 867-6126

Other

Post Office (800) 275-8777

Senior Center (408) 868-1257

Adult Care (408) 868-1262