This month, we’re spotlighting the Sunset Valley neighborhood of Austin, Texas. This week, we’ll be taking a look at the schools and employers in this little city within a city in Southwest Austin.
Sunset Valley is zoned to the Austin Independent School District. Students in grades Kindergarten through Fifth attend Sunset Valley Elementary, whose mascot is the Jaguars. Sunset Valley offers a Dual Language program where students can learn both English and Spanish in the classroom.
Sunset Valley residents in grades six through eight attend Covington Middle School, whose mascot is the Colt. Covington was recently designated as a Fine Arts Academy. Some Sunset Valley students choose to attend middle school at the nearby Ann Richards Academy for Young Women Leaders, Kealing Middle School’s Magnet Program, or Fulmore Middle School’s Humanities and Law Magnet.
Sunset Valley students in grades nine through twelve are Crockett High School Cougars and wear Brown and Gold. Crockett was named an “Outstanding High Schools that Work School” in 2011.
Sunset Valley’s location less than eight miles from Downtown Austin and just off Ben White/71/290 makes it a great location from which to commute to many Austin employers.
Sunset Valley itself has a wealth of shops and restaurants that provide employment for everything from customer service to wait staff. Blooming Pregnancy Spa and Imaging Center does 3d and 4d ultrasounds and massages safe for pregnant women. They employ massage technicians, ultrasound technicians and receptionists in their comfortable offices on Brodie Lane.
Holiday Inn Express Hotel and Suites-Sunset Valley employs everyone from desk clerks to janitorial service to managers in this conveniently located hotel.
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