Eanes ISD Named Top District in US

Posted on Wednesday, January 13th, 2016 at 4:54pm.

Eanes NAmed Top District in US

Eanes ISD has achieved top marks in the latest district rankings from Niche.com. The West Austin district secured the number two spot on the website’s 2016 list of the best school districts in the country. Over 10,000 districts were examined based on their academic strength, teacher quality, school resources, quality of student life, and even reviews from parents and students. Eanes achieved nearly straight-As in each of the categories, with the only B+ earned in the “Student Culture and Diversity” category. The district also received a 4.4 out of 5 rating based on responses from 62 parents and students on Niche.com.

Eanes ISD is clearly one of the highest-rated districts in the Austin area. What began as a one-room schoolhouse in 1872 has grown into an established district with nine campuses serving about 8,000 students. A quick look at the “Points of Pride” page on the district’s website shows a long list of awards and recognition earned by the district overall, as well as individual schools. For example, the district has consistently received a “Met Standard” rating under the state’s new accountability rating system. Westlake High School was also named the seventh best high school in the country by Business Insider in 2014. Eanes ISD continues to grow and develop each school year; the district recently announced the addition of ten new courses at Westlake High school for the 2016-2017 school year, which include advanced math courses and even the History of Rock and Roll.

Located in West Austin, Eanes ISD serves the entire Westlake community, the Lost Creek neighborhood, and parts of the Rollingwood suburb. With such exemplary rankings, it’s not hard to see why homes in Eanes ISD are some of the most coveted in the Austin area. You’ll find a variety of residences in the area, from condos for sale starting around the $200s to $300s, to multimillion dollar estates. Check out all homes for sale in Eanes ISD using our powerful search. Several of our agents are also experts in the Westlake area, and can help you find your dream home in this top-rated district. To learn more about homes in Eanes ISD, contact us today!

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