Children living in The Hills at Sonoma Ranch attend the schools of Northside Independent School District. Students are zoned to Bob Beard Elementary School, Helotes Elementary School, Dean H. Krueger Elementary School, Los Reyes Canyon Elementary School, Katherine Stinson Middle School, Hector Garcia Middle School, Louis D. Brandeis High School, and Sandra Day O'Connor High School. Local universities and colleges such as The University of Texas-San Antonio, the colleges of the Alamo Community College District, St. Mary's University, and Our Lady of the Lake University are all located in the San Antonio metro area, with many more that are ready to serve students' higher learning needs.
Economy and Job Market
Residents living in The Hills at Sonoma Ranch can easily make the half hour commute to San Antonio by way of Interstate 10. Major industries that contribute to the county's economy include financial, government, health care, and tourism, in addition to the military and defense sectors. USAA, Tesoro Petroleum Corp., Clear Channel Communications, NuStar Energy, and Valero Energy Corp are also headquartered in San Antonio.
If your idea of a great way to spend the day includes getting in a few rounds of golf, then you're in luck as The Hills in Sonoma Ranch is located near a few golf courses that will challenge your skill as a player. These include Cedar Creek Golf Course, La Cantera Golf Club, Helotes Country Club, Alamo Golf Club, and Oak Valley Golf Course. Or, if you'd like to relax within the comforts of your home, residents have access to all of the community amenities of Sonoma Ranch, including the three swimming pools, tennis and basketball courts, and clubhouse.