The proximity of schools and shopping centers and recreational, make our neighborhood the ideal place for you and your family.

Major Shopping Area in Los Lagos

Major Shopping, Dining and Groceries Stores

Areas such as Walmart, HEB, Starbucks, Texas Road House, IHOP, Bob’s Steak & Chophouse, Taco Palenque, Academy, Jcpenney just blocks away!

Edinburg Hospitals

Big network of acute care hospitals such Doctors Hospital at Renaissance, Edinburg Regional Medical Center and Edinburg Children’s Hospital.

World Birding Center

Edinburg Scenic Wetlands
and World Birding Center

The Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center is a showcase for wildlife and a native habitat site set amidst an urban setting in Edinburg, Texas. In March of 2003, the Edinburg Scenic Wetlands and World Birding Center was the first of nine World Birding Centers to open.

The center sits on 40 acres within a city park, near the heart of the City of Edinburg. Built on reclaimed farm-fields and next to the city’s effluent & flood water ponds, the Center is a showcase for wildlife and a native habitat site set amidst an urban setting.
ECISD

Edinburg ISD

The Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District is a school district headquartered in the city of Edinburg, Texas, United States. The district has approximately 4,540 employees including over 2,600 certified professionals,900 paraprofessionals,80 counselors, 40 librarians, 45 nurses, 870 Food Service/Maintenance & Facilities Workers, and 200 bus drivers.

As for students, the peak enrollment for the 2013/2014 school year was 33,412, and the district continues to grow at a rate of approximately 5% annually. The superintendent is Dr. Rene Gutierrez. In 2009, the school district was rated “academically acceptable” by the Texas Education Agency.

The school district’s police force of 78 sworn police officers, 30 security officers and three K9 officers includes a SWAT team equipped with military surplus gear acquired under the Department of Defense Excess Property Program.

The University Of Texas Rio Grande Valley

One of the largest four-year public universities in Texas, The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley (UTRGV) consistently ranks above its peers while providing one of the best values in higher education. Home of the Vaqueros, UTRGV delivers unparalleled learning opportunities for its more than 29,000 students. From the Gulf Coast to deep space, UTRGV offers a unique learning environment with more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including engineering, marine biology, hospitality and tourism, international business, astronomy and astrophysics, and a School of Medicine.

At UTRGV, students are afforded opportunities to gain valuable life lessons, and engage in challenging diverse activities in a vibrant campus environment. Part of the UTRGV experience is student life, which includes living on campus, linking up with some of the nearly 250 student organizations, studying abroad in one of more than 30 programs, and cheering on our 16 NCAA Division I athletics teams. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is one of the largest Hispanic-serving institutions in the country and ranks 1st in Texas for awarding the most graduate and undergraduate degrees to Hispanics, 1st in Texas for performance of first generation students, and 1st in Texas for social mobility.

UTRGV awards $250 million in financial aid yearly, and offers guaranteed tuition plans, which means tuition will not increase for four years.

Every day, our groundbreaking research and thriving campus community are uniting, serving, and transforming the Rio Grande Valley and the lives within it.

TEAM NAME: Vaqueros