Archive for July, 2010

Thinking about moving to Austin?

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

While the rest of the country is still feeling the affects of the recession Texas is leading the way (as it has been for months) out of the economic down-turn. According to this article and recently released statistics from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, the top four metropolitan areas for jobs are ALL in […]

Back to School!!!

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Visit our Lakeway Residents page to find out information about school supplies for Lake Travis ISD.

Lake Travis ISD Receives Highest TEA Rating

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

Lake Travis ISD has received the Texas Education Agency’s highest rating, “Exemplary.” The ratings are based on standardized testing scores, retention rate, and drop out rate. The district received a zero percent drop out rate and a 98.5% retention rate. Ratings for individual schools for the 2009-2010 school are: Lake Travis ISD – ExemplaryLake Travis […]

LTHS receives Newsweek honor

Friday, July 16th, 2010

Lake Travis High School has been named to Newsweek’s top 1000 schools in the country list. The list represents only 6% of the high schools in the U.S. and Lake Travis has been named to the list every year since 2006. The list is based on test scores, AP/IB courses offered, and other factors. Other […]

It’s not too late!

Wednesday, July 14th, 2010

With the passing of the Fourth of July holiday, it is easy to feel like the summer is winding down, but at the Lakeway Activity Center, the fun is just beginning! Visit their website to check out the schedule of children’s camps and classes for adults that are still enrolling!Summertime is the perfect time to […]

New Services!

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

We are pleased to announce that our website now has Apartment Locating Services page! The page features a FREE SEARCH tool and a description of our services. Why use an apartment locator?Best of all, it is COMPLETELY free to the client. Our licensed specialist is paid by the apartment community itself because the community RELIES […]

Congrats, Cavs!

Monday, July 12th, 2010

The Lake Travis high school Cavalier football team, which has won the 4A state championship in 11 man play for three years running has now accomplished another amazing feat by becoming one of only a few teams to win championships in 7-on-7 and 11 man play. The Cavs won all 8 games in their two-day […]

Willie Nelson To Welcome New Neighbors

Friday, July 9th, 2010

While it is well known to Hill Country-ites that Willie Nelson owns a great expanse of land near Pace Bend Road in Briarcliff, until recently this reclusive icon has kept this paradise with seemingly endless Hill Country and lake views to himself. Silverton Custom Homes has recently begun the first phase of a project, parceling […]

Aquapalooza!!!

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

This Saturday Brad Paisley will be playing a concert for boaters and sun-lovers on Lake Travis. 5,000 boats are expected to attend the concert and will string together their boats for the concert and inevitable party. The Lake Travis area is full of excitement as the lake community gears up for tens of thousands of […]

Independence Day Events

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

Lakeway:July 3rd: 8:30 AM parade down Lakeway Drive, 10:30 Pageant at Activity Center, 7 PM live music at City park, fireworks start at 9:30. Shuttles available from Emmaus Catholic Church and Lakeway Elementary School. Austin:July 4th: HEB Austin Symphony fireworks celebration at Zilker Park. Performance at 8:30, fireworks at 9:30.