From kindergarten to high school, Austin and its surrounding areas contain several exemplary schools. School districts serving the Austin area include Austin ISD, Eanes ISD, Georgetown ISD, Hutto ISD, Lake Travis ISD, Leander ISD, Pflugerville ISD and Round Rock ISD. Within these school districts are a number of blue ribbon schools. The Blue Ribbon Schools Program is a U.S. government program created to honor exceptional schools. It is currently the highest award a school can receive. Here, is a list of all schools in Austin and surrounding areas. The Blue Ribbon Schools are those with a blue ribbon symbol placed to the left of the school’s name.