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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.


Taylor Estates

Taylor Estates is an inviting community located in South Austin. The neighborhood is situated between South First Street and Manchaca Road. Homes for sale in Taylor Estates are in a great location, just five minutes from IH-35, 10 minutes from Mopac Expressway and 15 minutes from downtown Austin dining and entertainment. Prices of homes in the Taylor Estates neighborhood begin around $300,000 and up. Taylor Estates offers quality, affordable homes with impressive features. This neighborhood offers buyers a range of choices in design and homes where many upgrades are standard features. Want a home that truly fits your family’s needs and wants? Taylor Estates is sure to have a home for sale that you’ll love.

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Taylor Estates Schools

Students from homes in the Taylor Estates 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 Taylor Estates homes for sale include Casey Elementary School, Bedichek Middle School and Akins High School. Casey Elementary is a TEA Recognized school that was commended in the mathematics portion of state exams. The school, which was built in 1999, features a separate bus, visitor and student drop-off locations, music and art facilities, an athletic playfield, hard surface and kindergarten play areas and a nature area. Bedichek Middle School offers clubs such as National Junior Honor Society, MicroSociety and Student Council, as well as providing tutoring for all students. Akins High School is divided into six academies and provides its students with the opportunity to follow their chosen career-focused curriculum.

On weekends, there are two parks nearby Taylor Estates for your family to enjoy- Dittmar Recreation Center and Park and Mary Moore Searight Metropolitan Park. Dittmar Park includes a 6,405 square foot recreation center with a multi-purpose room, dance room and a gym. Outdoor amenities include a jogging trail, two playing fields, a playground and a swimming pool. Mary Moore Searight Park is enough of a reason to find a home for sale in Taylor Estates. The 344-acre park includes disc golf, horseback trails, a playground, dog park and much more. Easy access to wonderful parks is a big advantage of living in the Taylor Estates community!

If you are a golf lover, finding a home for sale in the Taylor Estates neighborhood is a must. Jimmy Clay Golf Course and Roy Kizer Golf Course are located five miles away from Taylor Estates. Practice facilities include a driving range, sand trap, chipping, pitching and putting greens.

Taylor Estates is and affordable, family-friendly community with easy access to delightful amenities. Let your RE/MAX® elite REALTOR® find you a perfect home for sale in this charming neighborhood today!

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Total Listings:28
Average Size (Sq Ft):$1,486
Average Year Built:1986
Average Price:$410,825
Highest Listing Price:$655,000
Lowest Listing Price:$184,999
Average Price / Sq Ft:$279
Highest Price / Sq Ft:$417
Lowest Price / Sq Ft:$188

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Listing Data last updated: February 19, 2019 23:00 MST Service by Buying Buddy IDX CRM