This month, we’re exploring the Aquarena Springs Drive area of San Marcos, Texas. This week, we’ll be taking a look at the schools and employers in this area on the north end of town.
The Aquarena Springs Drive area is served by the San Marcos Consolidated School District. The elementary school is Travis Elementary, whose mascot is the Texans. Their motto is “I Care, I Inspire, I Teach, I make a difference at Travis Elementary.”
Students in grades six through eight are the served by Doris Miller Middle School, whose mascot is the Rattlers. The school is committed to educating every child to be an academically successful student, a socially responsible citizen, and a lifelong learner, by teaching the necessary knowledge and skills, and the appreciation of cultural diversity within schools that foster excellence, mutual respect, creativity, and the joy of learning with an effective, caring, innovative staff, in partnership with home and community.
San Marcos High School, home of the Rattlers, has the mission statement to prepare and support each student in a successful academic and social transition into and through high school, so that each student may become a productive and responsible citizen with skills required to meet future academic and career goals. They serve all students in San Marcos.
For higher education, Texas State University is the fifth-largest university in Texas with over 34,000 students, ten colleges and approximately fifty schools and departments. Its Geography, Criminal Justice and Music programs are all nationally recognized. Texas State also has the unique distinction of being the only University in Texas to produce a President of the United States. President Lyndon B. Johnson graduated from Texas State in 1930.
Texas State University is also San Marcos' largest employer, employing over 2,700 people and is just a mile from Aquarena Springs Drive. They have positions from professor all the way to administrative staff.
Ember Industries is a full service contract manufacturing organization with extensive experience in the electronic assembly industry. Ember employs over fifty people in their location less than two miles north of the Aquarena Springs Drive area.
Looking for an apartment in the Aquarena Springs Drive area? Apartments Now San Marcos can help with our extensive knowledge of vacancies, move-in specials and amenities at all the best Aquarena Springs Drive addresses. Give us a call at 512-805-0123 today!
Want to learn more about the Aquarena Springs Drive area? Check out our other articles…
Aquarena Springs Drive Overview
Aquarena Springs Drive Dining and Entertainment
Aquarena Springs Drive Apartments