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Being the fifth largest school district in Texas, Austin Independent School District serves around 86,000 students. Diverse is definitely a characteristic of the district with families that represent more than 94 languages. The school encourages diversity and strives to teach students in ways that are best for them.

Homes For Sale in the Austin School District

Austin ISD has 124 schools (elementary, middle, and high school). The schools teach different languages, such as Japanese, Chinese, Spanish, French, American Sign Language, and even more. The student population of Austin ISD has grown by 6% over the past few years.

Since Austin ISD is such a large district, the schools are spread out over all different areas in Austin. From East Austin to Central Austin, there will be more than one Austin ISD school. There are always a variety of unique homes for sale close to Austin ISD schools.

One of the best elements of the school district is the variety of schools to choose from. Four Austin ISD schools qualified for the Texas Business and Education Coalition’s Honor Roll in 2010, and six high schools made Newsweek’s “America’s Best High Schools” list in 2010.

Austin ISD has tons of extracurricular and academic programs to offer students. Students may participate in activities such as athletics, band, choir, art club, drama, orchestra, math club, National Honor Society, Beta Club, journalism, yearbook, and so much more.

As far as TAKS scores go, Austin ISD has 99% of schools pass the TAKS of 2009-10 school year with also 95% of schools meeting the Adequate Yearly Progress standard. Also, 62% of Austin ISD schools were rated “Exemplary” and “Recognized,” and seven out of eight schools that were previously rated “Academically Unacceptable” actually came off the list.

The core values of Austin Independent School District consist of focusing on children, excellence, integrity, equity, respect, and health and safety. The district also has a list of goals to meet each school year, including focusing on students performing at or above the grade level, prepare students for college and life in general, and more. Of course, Austin ISD desires to provide a safe, high-quality educational environment and build strong relationships between teachers, students, families, and the community overall.


If you’re looking to buy a home in Central Austin that is elegant in every sense of the word, look no further than Balcones Park. Balcones Park is located in central Austin just west of Camp Mabry. The homes in this neighborhood sit on spacious lots covered with bright green grass and numerous trees. Many of the homes in Balcones Park are the perfect homes to raise a family in due to their size. The average home for sale in Balcones Park has 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The price range of homes in Balcones Park typically go from $500,000 to $8,0000,000. All the homes in the Balcones Park neighborhood exude luxury, comfort, and style.

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Balcones Park Schools

Homes currently for sale in Balcones Park belong to the distinguished Austin school district. If you decided to move your family into any of the homes in the Balcones Park neighborhood, they will attend Highland Park Elementary School, Lamar Middle School, and McCallum High School. For your younger children, purchasing a home a in Balcones Park will provide them with a rewarding and challenging curriculum to prepare them for their journey to Lamar Middle School. Balcones Park provides your child the opportunity to achieve academic success and a safe environment while attending Lamar Middle School. Once your child graduates from McCallum High School, you’ll know buying one of the homes in Balcones Park was the right decision because it is a fine arts academy and has an ACC Early College Start program.

Amenities of Balcones Park

Balcones Park is one of the best places to buy a home because of its convenient location. A drive from your future home in Balcones Park to downtown Austin is just a 10-minute drive. Many residents of Balcones Park that have purchased homes in this area work at Dell, Time Warner, and last but not least Samsung. With many major corporations near Balcones Park, buying a home in this area wouldn’t be a hassle.

Balcones Park has a variety of activities for your family to participate in. Buying a home in Balcones Park allows your family to become members of the Westwood Country Club, if golf is a hobby of yours. Another feature of the homes in Balcones Park are the hiking trails and parks. If you decide to change a “for sale” sign to a “sold” sign, you’ll be able to take advantage of the beautiful view of downtown Austin at the top of Mt. Bonnell. Finding great places to eat is a must once you move to a new neighborhood, and Balcones Park provides just that. Popular restaurants near Balcones Park are Roaring Fork Restaurant, Dynasty Chinese Restaurant, Bone Daddy’s House of Smoke, and so much more.

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The only way to get the full experience of these homes for sale is to take a drive down to Balcones Park and see the elegance for yourself.

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Total Listings:3
Average Size (Sq Ft):$3,608
Average Year Built:1958
Average Price:$1,505,000
Highest Listing Price:$1,995,000
Lowest Listing Price:$1,225,000
Average Price / Sq Ft:$416
Highest Price / Sq Ft:$505
Lowest Price / Sq Ft:$334

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