Lake Travis Independent School District is a premiere school district in northwest Travis County, located south of Lake Travis. Started in 1981 as an offshoot of the Dripping Springs ISD to support a growing population in the Lake Travis area, the Lake Travis ISD system has grown into one of the most sought after school districts in the state, with great academic standards, a well-known sports program, economically advantaged students, and a supportive school board.
Lake Travis ISD incorporates areas of Lakeway, Lake Austin, Barton Creek, Bee Cave, Briarcliff, The Hills of Lakeway, and many more subdivision in between. Serving a student body of around 7,000 across 8 campuses, the Lake Travis ISD adheres to their motto - "Every heart. Every Mind. Every Day" - by ensuring that students receive a top-notch education, have access to modern amenities, and fulfill their true potential. The school district was rated "Exemplary" by the Texas Education Agency in 2011 and continues their tradition of excellence.
The Lake Travis ISD is a major factor in the ever-growing population of Lake Travis and surrounding areas. Individual schools have received awards for their education standards. Exemplary elementary schools including Serene Hills Elementary, Lakeway Elementary, Bee Cave Elementary, and Lake Pointe Elementary. The district itself is comprised of five elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. It is conveniently located just twenty minutes from downtown Austin. In the past, Lake Travis ISD has been recognized with Texas Education Agency Gold Performance Acknowledgments commended on Social Studies and Reading/English Language Arts. Recently, the ISD was included in the College Board AP ® District Honor Roll.
The flagship school, Lake Travis High School is home to one fo the most progressive cirriculums and accomplished sports programs in the country. As a 5A school, Lake Travis ISD excels in business and academic preparation for college. Served by a faculty of 190, there is a high student/teacher ratio.
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