As part of the Youth in Government Program, high school students who live in Saratoga spend 2 weeks during the summer learning about local government, meeting their elected representatives, and gaining hands-on experience in City government. Participants also earn internship/service credits.
A mix of classroom-style instruction, panel discussions, and individual and team assignments/presentations
Learn about your City and local government
Meet your City Council
Explore careers in government
Earn 34 hours of internship/service credit
To receive internship/service hours and certificate of completion, participants must attend all scheduled sessions
Time outside of class required for completion of assignments
Program to be held in person, but subject to change
Program cost: $50
Registration for the 2022 Youth in Government program is now closed. Subscribe to the City's newsletter to get notified about plans for the 2023 program when they are announced.