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.
All class sessions held during summer 2021 are virtual
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
Program cost: $50
Internet access and a computer with camera/microphone is required
Register before the program starts. An invoice for the program cost of $50 will be emailed after registration is accepted. Applicants must be in high school during the 2021/22 school year.