Local Resources

Schools

The Resort is located in the highly touted Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District.

The Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District is located in the Northwest corner of Tarrant County and includes 73 square miles of land in Saginaw, Blue Mound and several housing additions in the City of Fort Worth. Serving more than 7,200 students, the district consists of six elementary schools, two middle schools, one high school and an alternative discipline center / learning center.

All campuses in the district are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Texas Education Agency. From kindergarten to high school, diverse special programs are available to support the regular curriculum and to provide for special needs. The district also offers an alternative education for at-risk students through the Elmer C. Watson Learning Center.

In an effort to attract and retain the best quality educators, the Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District Board of Education has raised beginning teacher salaries over 70% in the last ten years.

Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District has the lowest tax rate in Tarrant County.

Nearby Employment

The Resort on Eagle Mountain Lake is just . . .

  • 25 minutes from Downtown Ft. Worth (the largest employment center in Tarrant County)
  • 20 minutes from the 820 @ 35W corridor (Motorola)
  • 25 minutes from the Alliance Airport corridor and 35 minutes from DFW International Airport.
  • 25 minutes to BNSF
  • 40 minutes to Lockheed