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Residents of The Knolls at Solana enjoy the distinction of having a choice of superior schools for their children.

Westlake public charter school


Residents of The Knolls at Solana enjoy the distinction of having a choice of superior schools for their children.

The community is just 10 minutes from the renowned Westlake Academy, an open enrollment International Baccalaureate® (IB) school in operation since 2003. Encompassing grades K-12, Westlake Academy is a city-owned and operated charter school and is recognized as one of the nation’s top educational institutions. Being an IB school means that Westlake Academy provides unique educational programs for serious students who are motivated to excel academically and develop their full potential.

As part of a well-rounded education, Westlake Academy not only offers a rigorous academic schedule, but also athletics, team sports  and a number of fun, extracurricular clubs that help develop the student’s interpersonal skills and team working ability, as well as languages and groups that will help in professional development.

Here is Westlake Academy’s vision from their website:

Westlake Academy inspires college bound students to achieve their highest individual potential in a nurturing environment that fosters the traits found in the IB Learner Profile:

Inquirers — Knowledgeable — Thinkers — Communicators — Principled — Open-Minded — Balanced — Risk-Takers — Caring — Reflective

For more information on second-to-none Westlake Academy, click here.

Westlake Academy

2600 JT Ottinger, Westlake, TX 76262


Additionally, outstanding Southlake-Carroll ISD schools serve The Knolls at Solana. CISD is one of the largest school districts in the state of Texas to earn the coveted Texas Education Agency “exemplary” rating. With a zero percent drop-out rate and 98% of seniors going on to attend a college or university, it’s easy to see why CISD schools are a great choice for children.

In addition, CISD offers

  • advanced placement courses

  • honors courses

  • challenging curricula for gifted and talented students

  • programs designed for special needs students

From the CISD website:

Carroll ISD earned the coveted UIL Lone Star Cup for four consecutive school years - 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. The award is given to the school district achieving the highest number of points in academics, athletics and fine arts competitions.

Also, these “Fast Facts:

  • National and State Recognition for academic, athletic and fine art programs

  • Six-time Lone Star Cup Champions

  • Five National Blue Ribbon Schools

  • 21 National Merit Semifinalists, 13 National Hispanic Scholars & 50 Commended Students

  • One of Newsweek Magazine’s Top 500 U.S. High Schools

  • AP Honor Roll School as announced by The College Board

  • STEM Academy and Carroll Medical Academy prepare students for post-high school careers

For more information on CISD “Dragon Pride”, please visit here.