The Estates of Forest Creek community is ideally located for residents looking for nearby high-quality education available to all members of the family.   There are excellent options for the little ones (pre-K), for older children & teens (K-12), and adults (Colleges/Universities, Technical Institutes, etc).

Plano Independent School District (PISD)
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Mathews Matthews Elementary PlanoElementary (grades K-5)
7500 Marchman Way, Plano TX 75025
(469) 752-2300

Bordering the East side of our EFC neighborhood at Mount Vernon Way & Marchman Way, this exemplary public school is just a short walk away for most EFC residents.  In 2014, Mathews Elementary ranked better than 98% of elementary schools in Texas. It also placed 7th among 44 ranked elementary schools in PISD. For more information, visit SchoolDigger.

Schimelpfenig Middle SchoolSchimelpfenig Middle School (grades 6-8)
2400 Maumelle Drive, Plano TX 75023
(469) 752-6400

Just 1.5 miles from our EFC neighborhood, this top-rated public school is a very short drive away. In 2014, Schimelpfenig ranked better than 97.1% of middle schools in Texas. It also ranked 3rd among 13 ranked middle schools in the Plano Independent School District (PISD). For more information, see SchoolDigger.

Clark High SchoolClark High School (grades 9-10)
523 Spring Creek Parkway, Plano TX 75023-4699
(469) 752-7200

Clark High School is just a 10 – 15 minute drive or bus ride from the EFC neighborhood.  In 2014, Clark ranked better than 89.9% of junior high schools in Texas. For more information, see SchoolDigger.


Plano Senior High School

Plano Senior High School (grades 11-12)
2200 Independence Parkway, Plano TX 75075-3143
(469) 752-9300

As a two time National Blue Ribbon School, and a Texas Exemplary School, Plano Senior High School has a long history of academic excellence and innovative programs that meet the needs of its highly diverse community. Housing only juniors and seniors, PSHS offers a full range of courses in all academic areas including honors and Advanced Placement.