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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.


Independence Park

Independence Park is a charming subdivision located in South Austin, minutes away from downtown. Located off Manchaca Road between Stassney and William Cannon, Independence Park sits in a popular and trendy part of the city. Construction of this 223 single-family home subdivision began in 2007, and Independence Park homes for sale range in price from $350,000 to the low $400,000s.

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The Independence Park community is set in a beautiful wooded area. Homes in Independence Park are situated around a pond, a sparkling neighborhood water fountain and a walking and running trail. You and your family will definitely begin spending more time outdoors once you find a home in this charismatic community! Independence Park has several homes for sale, and your ideal home is waiting for you.

Homes for sale in Independence Park have beautifully manicured front and side lawns. The homes in Independence Park are actually single-family detached condominiums. The homeowners own the building and the land beneath it, and are responsible for upkeep of the home and the back yard. The Independence Condo Association (HOA) manages the front and side yards of the homes and other common areas of the subdivision. This low maintenance neighborhood is absolutely perfect for busy families.

Independence Park subdivision was developed by Scott Felder Homes, an Austin based company that specializes in building “green” homes. These Bungalow-style homes along wide streets display excellent craftsmanship. The pastel-colored homes were built to model homes built in the 1950s. The homes at Independence Park are built with an emphasis on great design and attention to detail.

Independence Park Schools

Children from homes in the Independence Park community attend Austin ISD schools. The diverse and growing district is the fifth largest in Texas and supports families that represent more than 94 languages. Schools near the Independence Park homes for sale include Cunningham Elementary School, Covington Middle School and Crockett High School. Both Cunningham and Covington are TEA Recognized schools. Cunningham and Covington focus on learning through academic excellence, emotional and physical wellness, and service to the community. Crockett High School is a Blue Ribbon School and was recently named an Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) National Certified School. You are sure to find your new Independence Park home for sale just a short distance from one of these quality schools.

Everything you and your family needs is right around the corner from this lovely subdivision. Independence Park homes in close proximity to grocery stores, restaurants, shopping centers and area parks. A fun evening in downtown Austin is a short 10-minute drive from Independence Park. The main entrance of the subdivision is at Independence Drive, just across the street from Garrison Park- a 40-acre city park. Your family will enjoy the park’s swimming pool, playground, picnic areas and nature trail.

You can find a home for sale in the Independence Park subdivision for a great value. The amenities that this neighborhood provides are priceless! Contact a RE/MAX® elite REALTOR® to find your Independence Park Home today!

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Total Listings:4
Average Size (Sq Ft):$2,120
Average Year Built:2009
Average Price:$377,450
Highest Listing Price:$399,900
Lowest Listing Price:$184,999
Average Price / Sq Ft:$179
Highest Price / Sq Ft:$199
Lowest Price / Sq Ft:$158

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