With a “Recognized” rating from the Texas Education Agency, the Schertz-Cibolo-Universal City Independent School District – or SCUC ISD, for short – is one of the best districts in the Lone Star State. With 16 campuses, award winning academic, athletic and arts programs, and glowing reviews on GreatSchools.org, it’s no wonder families are flocking to the area to enroll their kids in SCUC ISD schools.

If you’re one of the many considering SCUC ISD for your kids, you’re definitely not alone – and that’s why new neighborhoods, new homes and new properties are cropping up all the time. So how do you decide where to lay down your roots? Which neighborhoods feeds into SCUC ISD, and where is best for your loved ones and future SCUC ISD students?

Here are just five of the top neighborhoods in the area. Learn about each, or contact us to tour properties in the area today.

Jonas Woods

This Schertz neighborhood is ideal for families of all shapes and sizes. It boasts a playground, a park and a swimming pool, and its jogging trails are great for keeping in shape or just walking the dog. More than 300 residents call Jonas Woods home, and the neighborhood hosts many annual events, including an Easter egg hunt, barbecues and more. Homes in the area are spacious, ranging from 2,000 to 3,000 square feet, and listing prices fall between $230K and $270K on average.

Laura Heights

Another Schertz favorite, Laura Heights boasts a wide variety of properties, from small, starter homes, to more expansive, luxurious houses that run upwards of $500,000. A fairly new neighborhood (most homes were built in 2013), Laura Heights has an elegant, upscale feel. It is gated, offers a community pool and rec facilities, and even has an entertainment pavilion where residents can host events and barbecues. Its properties span 2,300 to 5,000 square feet, anywhere from 3 to 5 bedrooms, and five-star amenities like three-car garages, circular drives, dual living areas and other luxurious upgrades make the homes a true must-see.

Fairway Ridge

Located on the beautiful North Cliff golf course, this Schertz neighborhood is in demand for a reason. With large, lush, golf course lots, in-ground pools and expansive, open floor plans, Fairway Ridge homes are a true sight to be seen. Home prices range from $200K to upwards of $600K, with the average home listing at around $241,000.  For kids in the area, Fairway Ridge boasts a community park, a playground and a picnic area, and other nearby parks offer running trails, play areas and more.

Saddle Creek Ranch

Nestled in the historic Cibolo community, Saddle Creek Ranch boasts a top-tier community center, complete with basketball court, a playground and an Olympic-sized swimming pool – all a growing family could want! It also offers easy access to San Antonio, Randolph AFB and all the area’s major amenities. Homes in the area average 2,600 square feet, and floor plans come in three, four and five bedroom options. As for pricing, properties range from $200K to the mid $300s, with the average home clocking in at around $260,000.


Sedona is a stunning Schertz neighborhood with lots of mature trees, large lots and expansive floor plans. Homes range anywhere from 2,000 to 4,000 square feet in size, with most falling in the $300,000 to $500,000 price range. Though the community is certainly well-established, development continues in Sedona. In fact, up to 790 additional acres will lend way to Sedona Trails, where commercial businesses and service providers can set up shop. This will add even more amenities to the Sedona area, making it a truly all-inclusive place to live for its residents.


Want Your Kids to Attend SCUC ISD Schools?

If you want your children to attend schools in the renowned Schertz, Cibolo, Universal City school district, you’re not alone. With top TEA ratings and tons of academic, athletic and extracurricular programs, it’s one of the best – and most popular – school districts in the entire state. And fortunately, the surrounding neighborhoods are just as great, too.

Do you want to look at homes in any of these neighborhoods? DO you need help finding properties that match your family’s needs, preferences and budget in the area? Then contact an agent at the Claus Team today. We can help you locate the perfect property, in the perfect community, at the perfect price. Just call us today and we will get started on your personalize property listing right away. We’re here to help!

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