Eanes ISD School Times to Change in January

The Eanes Independent School District will be changing start and end times for some students after the winter break, beginning with the new semester in 2016. The changes are a result of the recently passed Texas House Bill 2610, which modifies the requirement that public school students receive at least 180 days of instruction to students receiving at least 75,600 minutes of instruction. To meet the new requirements, Eanes ISD …

Eanes ISD Named #2 School District in Nation

Niche named the Eanes Independent School District the second best district in the nation, based on comparisons of over 10,000 school districts. Factors weighed for the 2016 Best School Districts in America list included academics, teachers, extracurricular activities, sports, and parent/student surveys, among others. Academics were ranked the heaviest, at 50% of the total score. Here is how Eanes scored: Eanes ISD Scores Academics Grade: A+ Health & Safety Grade: …

Hill Country Galleria Set for Upgrade

The Hill Country Galleria shopping mall at Highway 71 and Bee Cave Road is set for a renovation and reorganization in 2016. In addition to the upgrades, Austin’s second H&M store will be opening at the popular Bee Cave mall. As part of the reorganization, the Austin American-Statesman reports that Backwoods, Chisos Grill, and Café Blue will relocate within the Hill Country Galleria. This is in order to create more …