This blog post is provided compliments of Viula Torgeson-- fellow Heights blogger, resident, parent and author of the Heights Life blog. Above photo is courtesy of edutopia.org.Learn Local and Big Changes At Hogg
Well.... this blog has had some trouble waking up from it's summer nap. I can't even say I'm ready to really get back to it but some news is too good not to share!
According to a recent survey conducted by Realtor.com, three out
of five home buyers said school boundaries will impact their home
purchasing decision. If school district is one of the top items on
your wish list, here are tips and tools to help you get both the
home and the school you want.
Finding the Right School
Today's home buyers are doing their homework to find the right
2013 Imperial Park Recreation Center RecFest
Sugar Land, TX - Got the back to school blues? Sad that summer is almost over? Well, turn that frown upside down kids because RecFest is here! RecFest returns to the Imperial Park Recreation Center (IPRC) on Aug. 17 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The parking lot will be full of free rides for everyone! And don’t miss the chance to brag to friends about zip l...
For many children, as well as their parents, summer vacation is quickly drawing to an end and the start of school is only a few weeks away. When choosing a home the neighborhood schools come into play in the decision making process.
Here is an interactive data base of Houston area schools to help you see how your schools rank as well as demographic details, test scores, per-pupil spending and ot...
Last month's data of Houston home sales marked the 25th straight month that numbers held to positive territory. Sales of Houston homes jumped 13.4% year-over-year, with contracts closing on 7,220 single-family homes and 604 condos/townhomes.Considered as one
of Houston's first master-planned communities, Houston Heights is an exclusive community of more than 3,700 homes found just northwest of ...
Looking for High Quality Education / Private School? Check out Crosby International Academy
MissionCrosby International Academy offers a rigorous, moral, and intimate learning environment, nurturing in its students the skills, knowledge, values, and inspiration essential to a rewarding college experience, a lifelong embrace of education, a devotion to community, and a full and responsible...
Katy ISD is a successful suburban school district that covers approx. 181 miles in east Texas. Located approximately 16 miles west of downtown Houston is the pride & joy of all residents of the area.
Rated as recognized by the Texas Education Agency.Here the list of Katy High Schools:
Cinco Ranch High School
23440 Cinco Ranch Boulevard
Katy, Texas 77494
a difference a year makes! The Houston
Heights will hopefully soon be home to not one, but three, International Baccalaureate
(IB) World Schools. Currently the neighborhood has one IB World School in
Harvard Elementary. In the spring, IB
Candidate schools Hogg Middle School and Reagan High School will have their
Schools should be a consideration for buyers when purchasing a home. This is important not only to those who are planning on having kids, but for resell purposes. The rule of real estate is location, location and location. Schools have a heavy impact on home value. Good schools are attractive to families and help avoid private school tuition. For this ...
As an Realtor, market values are a necessity, but surrounding activities help families discover all the possibilities and why they should buy or sell. Today, I visit with Kirk Rightmire at Faith West Academy about a few activities offered for summer months. With school wrapping up, what to do for the summer???? How about a local Christian facility, Fast West Academy, that offers ...
For Immediate Release Contact: Elise Sawyer, IB CoordinatorHarvard Elementary School810 Harvard StreetHouston, TX 77007713.867.5210 ext. 306
Four Years of Hard Work Comes To Fruition
HOUSTON (March 20, 2012) Harvard Elementary School is pleased to announce that it has been named an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School by the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO). Director G...
Churches are being foreclosed upon in record numbers, as more churches fall behind on their mortgage payments and banks lose their patience, according to the CoStar Group.
More banks say they are no longer granting forbearance to struggling churches, and it’s time for these religious organizations to meet their mortgage obligations or face foreclosure.
According to CoStar, in 2011, 138 chu...
Clear Creek ISD announced that Space Center Intermediate, Westbrook Intermediate and Clear Horizons Early College High School will be honored by the Texas Business and Education Coalition for sustained, academic excellence in Texas. Of the 8,000 Texas public schools, only 34 high schools, 38 middle schools and 181 elementary schools made the TBEC honor roll.Way to go, CCISD !For information o...