The meetings industryâ€™s well-regarded critics, the readers of Meetings & Conventions magazine, have selected The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center among 74 domestic and 10 international properties as outstanding golf resorts for 2008.
Archive - May 2008
The Woodlands Wine & Food Week is scheduled from Monday through Sunday, June 2-8, 2008
throughout The Woodlands.
Wine & Food Week will feature 50 events including the H-E-B Wine Walk at Market Street; Wine Rendezvous Grand Tasting & South American Chef Showcase at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center; Kirbyâ€™s Prime Steakhouse Wine Dinner; free childrenâ€™s cooking classes with any recyclable item; and more.
Admission ranges from free to $250. For more information, visit www.wineandfoodweek.com.
Tomball High School ranked as one of the top public high schools in the nation for 2008, according
to Newsweek magazine. Tomball High School ranked as number 1,167 out of the top 1,300 high schools.
Researchers divided the total number of students taking college-level exams (i.e. Cambridge, International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement) by the number of graduating seniors to determine campus placement on the list.
Children whose families reside in The Woodlandsâ€™ newest Village of Creekside Park attend Tomball ISD schools. A new Tomball ISD K-6 school is underway with an opening planned for the 2009-2010 school year. The Tomball ISD has also purchased sites for two more flex schools in the new village. New homes are offered in Creekside Park from the $190â€™s to more than $3 million.
Cunae International School is a small, boutique private school set within 6 picturesque acres on the edge of The Woodlands. In a welcoming and intimate atmosphere that is both supportive and encouraging, Cunae offers an internationally recognised academic programme to studentsâ€™ ages Pre-K through 10th grade, with planned expansion to 12th grade.
In August 2008 after much anticipation, Creekwood Cottage Preschool, the early learning years of Cunae International School, will open its doors to approximately 20 preschool aged children, with planned expansion to accommodate 50 children in the future.
An impressive selection of 58 custom homes are available throughout
The Woodlands including the gated communities of Carlton Woods and
Carlton Woods Creekside. There are 18 custom residences available for
immediate move-in. Homes are priced from the upper $500â€™s to more than
Ready for move-in is the Tuscany-style estate at 83 Lakeside Green
in the neighborhood of Player Woods in The Woodlandsâ€™
Village of Sterling Ridge. Priced at $1,289,900, this home is situated on
a cul-de-sac and offers a lake view with a water feature as a central focus.
Built by Marshall & Oâ€™Connor, this 5,200-square-foot home includes five
bedrooms, upstairs game room leading to a covered balcony, media room,
study, five-and-a-half baths, and a three-car garage. Amenities also include
a veranda with a summer kitchen and a fireplace.