10 Homes Located in “The Destination District” of Lake Travis ISD
Summer is coming to a close and that means people’s attention is turning back to the school year as children head back to class. There is still plenty of time though if you are looking to relocate or move to a different school district. Read below to find out more about everything the Lake Travis Independent School District has to offer and the beautiful listings offered in this area.
Known as “The Destination District” for many families, the Lake Travis Independent School District is located alongside the south shore of picturesque Lake Travis with the Pedernales River to the west, and Lake Austin and Barton Creek to the east. It encompasses 118.2 square miles and educates approximately 10,387 students across its 9 campuses. Focused on providing a comprehensive curriculum, the Lake Travis ISD has a reputation for providing well-equipped facilities, dedicated and qualified staff as well as excellent academic and extracurricular programs.
For its 15th consecutive year, the district has received a “Superior Achievement” rating under the Texas school finance accountability rating system, has garnered 29 team and individual state championships in University Interscholastic League athletics and academics, and has “Met Standard” with District and campus scores well above the state targets. The district has even received placement on the College Board’s AP District Honor Roll for increasing access to Advanced Placement coursework while maintaining or increasing the percentage of students earning scores of 3 or above on AP exams.
Lake Travis campuses recognize the essential role that technology plays in today’s generation. As such, the district is dedicated to enabling technology tools for the unique learning styles of every student in order to prepare them for post-secondary education and the workforce. Library subscriptions, digital textbooks and research databases are a few examples of the rich resources available through the Student Learning Portal.
From the on-site child development facility for infants to the Prekindergarten program that provides early-learning opportunities such as writing, letter knowledge and phonological awareness, the Lake Travis Independent School District aims to equip children from the onset. While the Lake Travis High School that offers more than 210 courses, 14 Pre-AP and 26 advances placement courses, and a variety of career and technical education courses is focused on preparing its students for college and career.
Students are able to choose from and participate in many extracurriculars and sports. The Athletics Department offers basketball, baseball, golf, soccer, track and field, sports medicine and more! The Department of Fine Arts and Academic Enrichment provides guidance and direction in programs such as music, band, choir, visual arts, speech, debate and dance, in addition to many others.
For families seeking to “Learn Together and Lead Together” with Lake Austin ISD, these homes offered by Austin Portfolio Real Estate agents are located within the District’s boundaries.
Overlooking the broad beauty of Lake Travis, this magnificent waterfront estate sits on an extraordinary 2.8 acres.The abundance of natural light combined with the white modern interior rooms creates a peaceful and inviting environment for friends and family. Panoramic sunset views across the negative-edged pool and lawn can be enjoyed from the terrace. At the water’s edge sits a private boat dock with lift and room for 2 jet skis.
Exquisite John Fitzpatrick design with hill country views showcases a massive main-level master with private retreat and regal office. The spacious living opens to the intimate pool terrace, covered dining, outdoor grill and fireplace, gated grounds, flat yard with room to play, and waterfalls. Visiting family and friends will appreciate the detached guest house with full living quarters, bedroom and kitchen. Enjoy relaxing in the game room, home theater with projection and riser seating, wet bar and 500+ bottle wine cellar.
Gorgeous stacked glass doors open to meld interior and exterior living featuring al fresco kitchen, dining, living and a beautiful self-cleaning pool. The professionally xeriscaped yard offers complete privacy. This custom home, by award-winning Arbogast Homes, is easily one of the finest ever built in Spanish Oaks. It was meticulously crafted and finished out with wide-planked floors, waterfall island, Thermador appliances and steam shower.
This new Hill Country Modern custom home is located in the exclusive gated community of Spanish Oaks. With the impressive soft contemporary finishes, high-end fixtures and appliances with extensive built-ins, it is a showstopper. The open floor plan offers versatility. Enjoy the master suite with frameless shower/tub and large closets. Designed distinctively for those looking for a full-sized home yet prefer not to have the customary 1-2 acre sized lots yielding a more “lock and leave” lifestyle.
This waterfront retreat offers an open floor plan, over 2.4 acres and a boat dock. The kitchen boasts stainless steel appliances, subzero fridge, wine cooler, granite counters and access to a formal dining room with an expanse of windows. Accented by natural light, the living area has a fireplace and custom built-ins. The master suite features a vaulted ceiling and master bath with a large soaking tub, separate shower and walk-in closet. An outdoor oasis, the backyard has an in-ground pool, cabana and volleyball court. In short, it is perfect for lakeside living.
Stunning Hill Country panoramic views about from every room of this energy efficient home. Enjoy unparalleled quality and finishes from its award-winning builder. The open living room showcases a sliding wall of windows overlooking the stunning outdoor space and infinity-edge pool. Unique features include see-through glass fireplace between the master and family room, and custom barn doors. The master retreat boasts floating cabinets and a soaking tub overlooking the Hill Country.
SOLD ~ 320 Bisset Court | Listed at $799,000 | Ana Swanson
Welcome to a breathtaking Rough Hollow home situated on a coveted corner lot. Families will enjoy the large living room with stone, gas-log fireplace, and gourmet kitchen with a wine fridge and Wolf 6-burner gas range. The lavish master suite offers his and her sinks, an oversized soaking tub, walk-in closet and a massive walk-in shower with 3 shower heads and 2 sitting areas. Enjoy the outdoors with the beautiful and private courtyard, or the yacht club and marina that is just a few minutes away. The casita is wonderful for visitors since it has a full bath, linen closet and walk-in closet.
Check out Ana’s available model home – 114 Bisset Court.
Quality, style, warmth, and loads of room for a large family are the defining characteristics of this home. Spectacular interiors look as though they’ve been taken from the pages of Southern Living. Thoughtfully designed during the early development stages of the Falconhead Golf Community, this home has been crafted to offer the best in daily living, as well as for comfortable hosting and entertaining of large groups. The sprawling .44 acre lot is one of only a few that were ever available in Falconhead, and in addition to offering so much space to run and play, it also offers spectacular extended sight lines from inside the house. The kitchen is the heart of this home, and is spectacularly outfitted with excellent upgrades including 42-inch upper hardwood cabinets with glass-front doors, and a massive center island for tremendous storage and extended space for meal prep and serving. There is also a wine bar with bottle storage between the kitchen and dining room. Adjacent to the kitchen is the family room with gas fireplace and gorgeous custom built-ins on either side. Elegant stairs with wrought-iron balusters and oak handrail lead to the upstairs game room with a large covered patio overlooking the yard.
Located in the elite Jack Nicklaus golf court community of The Hills, this custom-built home is guard-gated and is surrounded by pristine Texas Hill Country. Striking glass walls encompass an open floor-plan with soaring ceilings, wood flooring and contemporary finishes. The kitchen and master bath host upgraded marble counter-tops. Other finishes include stainless steel appliances and zebra wood cabinetry. The outdoor living area is complete with a kitchen and sitting area.
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