Sienna Plantation TX Guide: Top Schools, Amenities, Access & Flooding Info
Sienna Plantation is a 10,000-acre master-planned community in Missouri City by Johnson Development. One of the Best Master Planned Communities in Houston, Sienna Plantation is also among the top Houston neighborhoods in home sales.
The community is popular for its excellent Fort Bend ISD schools, resort-style amenities, expansive parks and trails, and availability of homes at a wide range of price points.
Its location off Highway 6 provides residents with access to Loop 610 in Houston via Fort Bend Parkway. This allows for great commute to major employment centers, shopping destinations, and entertainment in downtown Houston 27 miles to the north and the Galleria area (23 miles away).
Sienna Plantation is also just 30 minutes away from the Texas Medical Center. The Texas Medical Center is the largest medical center in the world. The area also has one of the highest concentrations of clinical facilities for patient care, basic science, and translational research.
Additionally, the extension of Sienna Parkway from Waters Lake Boulevard to FM 521 was recently opened. This provides residents with quicker access to Lake Jackson and key districts within The Loop. The new entrance is located about 2 miles south of Highway 6 and 4 miles west of Highway 288.
In an effort to help you identify whether Sienna Plantation is the right neighborhood for you, we’ve ranked:
- Best Sienna Plantation schools;
- Best Sienna Plantation Amenities;
- Highest quality Sienna Plantation home builders (and builders with somewhat challenged reputations).
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You can see our rankings of the Best Sienna Plantation schools, amenities, and builders below, along with our methodology and sources at the bottom of this article.
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Best Schools Serving Sienna Plantation Texas
Sienna Plantation is served by the Fort Bend Independent School District (FBISD), one of the best school districts in Texas. It is zoned to four Fort Bend ISD elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school. There are also several preschools and day care centers on-site.
Part of FBISD’s commitment to continued growth and expansion are the newly opened Donald Leonetti Elementary School and Ronald Thornton Middle School in Waters Lake Blvd.
We listed public schools in Sienna Plantation with:
- defined school boundaries
- a 4 of 4 Performance Index Rating
- a 7 to 10 rating (out of 10 possible) from GreatSchools.org
We have also detailed the following data for each school:
- Overall scaled score
- Average # of years of teacher experience
- Average tenure of teachers with school
- Zoning information to Sienna Plantation neighborhoods
Top Ranked Sienna Plantation Elementary Schools
Scanlan Oaks Elementary:
Located in Camp Sienna Trail, Scanlan Oaks Elementary opened during the 2004-2005 school year. It has a 10/10 rating from GreatSchools.org. Teachers in Scanlan Oaks average 11 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 9 years. Students attending Scanlan Oaks Elementary have an overall scaled score of 95. The school serves Sienna Village of Waters Lake and parts of Sienna Village of Shipman’s Landing.
Sienna Crossing Elementary:
Built in 1998, Sienna Crossing Elementary was the first school built in Sienna Plantation. It is located in Steep Bank Trace and has a 10/10 rating from GreatSchools.org. Teachers in Sienna Crossing Elementary have an average of 13 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 8 years. Students attending Sienna Crossing Elementary have an overall scaled score of 96. The school serves Waterbrook, Waterbrook West, Sienna Village of Bees Creek, Silver Ridge, Westpoint Estates, Sienna Acreage Estates, Sienna Village, and Estates of Silver Ridge.
Jan Schiff Elementary School:
Located Discovery Lane in Missouri City, Jan Schiff Elementary School has a 9/10 rating from GreatSchools.org. Teachers in Jan Schiff Elementary have an average of 9 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 6 years. Students attending Jan Schiff Elementary have an overall scaled score of 91. The school serves Sienna Village of Anderson Springs.
Heritage Rose Elementary School:
Heritage Rose Elementary is located in Glendale Lakes Drive and has a 7/10 rating from GreatSchools.org. Teachers in Heritage Rose Elementary have an average of 10 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 7 years. Students have an overall scaled score of 79. Heritage Rose Elementary School serves Sienna Point and Plantation Lakes.
Donald Leonetti Elementary School:
Currently unrated by Greatschools, Donald Leonetti Elementary only opened its doors in fall 2017. Donald Leonetti Elementary School is located in Waters Lake Blvd and serves Village of Sawmill Lake and parts of Sienna Village of Shipman’s Landing.
Top Ranked Sienna Plantation Junior High Schools
First Colony Middle School:
Located in Austin Parkway, First Colony Middle has a 9/10 GreatSchools.org rating. Teachers in First Colony Middle have an average of 12 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 8 years. Students attending the school have an overall scaled score of 90. First Colony Middle serves Sienna Village of Anderson Springs.
Billy Baines Middle School:
Nestled along Sienna Ranch Rd, Billy Baines Middle has a 7/10 rating from GreatSchools.org. Teachers in Billy Baines Middle have an average of 10 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 6 years. Students attending the school have an overall scaled score of 87. Billy Baines Middle serves Sienna Acreage Estates, Silver Ridge, Westpoint Estates, Estates of Silver Ridge, Waterbrook, Sienna Village, Sienna Village, Newpoint Estates, and Sienna Village of Shipman’s Landing.
Ronald Thornton Middle School:
The newest middle school serving Sienna Plantation, Ronald Thornton Middle School is located in Waters Lake Blvd. The school opened its doors to students in Fall 2018.
Top Ranked Sienna Plantation High Schools
Ridge Point High School:
Opened in 2010, Ridge Point High School serves all of Sienna Plantation. It is located in Waters Lake Blvd, the school has a 7/10 rating from GreatSchools.org. Teachers average 11 years of experience in teaching and have been with the school an average of 7 years, and the overall scaled score of students is 89.
To find an updated listing of all Sienna Plantation real estate zoned to any specific public school, please send an email to Paige Martin at [email protected].
*Note: School zoning tends to change from year to year, information provided above are accurate but not guaranteed. Please double check by visiting the school’s website.
Notable Neighborhoods Near Sienna Plantation
Sienna Plantation’s sister community, Riverstone, is an upscale master-planned residential community in Sugar Land. Amenities in Riverstone include 500 acres of open spaces, more than 200 acres of lakes, and the 17-acre recreational hub The Club.
Within The Club is a fitness center, eight tennis courts, a resort-style swimming pool, and a nature-themed playground with a zip line and suspended rope bridge called Big Adventure Park. There is a bridge over the Flat Bank Creek diversion channel connects Riverstone’s LJ Parkway and Sienna Plantation’s Sienna Springs Road, offering an alternative to Highway 6.
Lake Olympia is a master-planned community in Missouri City, located in east Fort Bend county. Residents can enjoy community amenities such as jogging trails, lighted tennis courts, several swimming pools, and the Marina Clubhouse. Lake Olympia’s location just off Highway 6 provides easy access to main roads such as US 90 Alternate and Beltway 8. Fort Bend Parkway Tollroad ramps to and from the south at Lake Olympia Parkway. Downtown Houston is only 20 minutes away.
With over 100 acres of lakes, the community offers lakefront properties and estate-style homes. Smaller, single-family homes are also available.
Data Sources & Disclaimers
Land value was calculated by looking at the median sold price per square foot of Lots and Single family homes sold at lot value.
Data is provided by the Houston Association of Realtors, multiple listing service.
Distance and commute times approximated via GoogleMaps.
Data deemed reliable, but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.