Frisco, one of the fastest growing cities in Texas and the United States, is located 25 minutes north of Dallas and 25 minutes from DFW Airport and Love Field. If convenience to great shopping, dining, sports and recreation activities is important to you, this is the place for you! This city boasts over 8 million square feet of retail and dining. You can find almost anything you want without ever leaving.
The Frisco Independent School District is a great place for students to develop. This highly rated school system is dedicated to the well-being of their students. Despite their growth, they have made the commitment to keep their schools small and personal. Lasting relationships and a high level of academics are the focus. The FISD mission statement is to “Know every student by name and need.”
The city prides itself on strong infrastructure that includes top notch leadership. Many new developments are occurring on a one-mile area between Warren Parkway and Lebanon Road, near the Tollway, this location has been dubbed the $5 Billion Mile. The developments will include office space, hotels, restaurants and retail offerings and will include a residential component. The four major projects are – The Star (Ford Center), Frisco Station, The Gate and Wade Park. There are also more unique housing developments in the planning and construction phase in Frisco.
Frisco’s sports presence is impressive — there are 4 professional teams – Dallas Stars, FC Dallas, Frisco Roughriders, Frisco Legends and soon there will be 5! The Dallas Cowboys are moving their headquarters and training facilities here too. District students will soon be playing their high school football games on the same fields the Dallas Cowboys practice on!
Frisco is defined as “progress in motion.” Its energetic economy includes diversification, corporate vitality and a high quality of life.