Niche.com's 2016 List of the United States' top school districts included the Austin area's Eanes Independent School District as the #2 top school district in the country! The website examined strength of academics, school resources, quality of teachers, quality of student life, and parent and student reviews to gauge the overall level of excellence at more than 10,000 school districts.
Eanes School District received A+ scores in academics, teacher quality, health and safety, and resources and facilities. The district scored an A- for extracurriculars and activities and an A for sports and fitness. The district's lowest grade was a B- for culture and diversity.