The six elementary schools in Eanes ISD funnel students into two middle schools: Hill Country Middle School and West Ridge Middle School. Both middle schools have been recognized as Met Standard Schools by TEA and are among the top 25 middle schools in the nation. Hill Country Middle School is a US Blue Ribbon School and was named the 4th best middle school in Texas and 25th best in the nation by Niche (2015). Not to be outdone, West Ridge Middle School was named the 3rd best in Texas and the 14th best in the nation by Nice (2015). West Ridge MS has also received an ‘A’ School Ranking for Children at Risk.
Eanes ISD students don’t just excel in the classroom however, they also excel at athletics. In 2015, the Eanes ISD Special Olympics team brought home numerous medals for bowling, basketball, tennis, and track and field. Westlake HS Varsity Cheer won Nationals for the third consecutive year, Westlake HS Girls Swimming won the State Championship, and Westlake HS Boys Golf was the State Runner-Up. Westlake HS Girls Volleyball went 42-5 and was named to the America Volleyball Coaches Association Academic All-America Team, which is awarded to teams who have maintained a 90 average.
Students in the Eanes ISD live in a great location, attend some of the best schools in the nation, and excel in both academics and athletics.