Red Oak is located adjacent to Dallas yet just outside the congestion of the big city life. Red Oak offers the advantages of suburban living as well as the convenience of urban shopping. The community offers a relaxed and quiet atmosphere for family enjoyment. The mission of the Red Oak ISD is to create life-long learners who are academically and socially prepared to be productive citizens by providing a safe environment with strong parental and community involvement.
Waxahachie is known as the Gingerbread City because of its many old historic Victorian homes. The city has also been designated as the Crape Myrtle Capital of Texas by the Texas Legislature. Waxahachie is proud of its historic downtown with many antique shops and outstanding restaurants. Waxahachie ISD offers children an outstanding variety of educational opportunities from academics to the arts, music and athletics.