Everything Within Easy Reach
St. Johns County has it all. A-rated schools, high-profile employment centers, extensive shopping options, and everyday conveniences. Two nearby cities offer amazing cultural, sport and entertainment opportunities, in addition to international transportation hubs. You can live at the center of it all in a brand new home community.
Top Performing Schools
An emphasis on education and access to excellent schools are among the primary reasons families choose Shearwater®. The St. Johns County School District is one of only five districts in the state of Florida to receive an A-rating for 10 consecutive years, and top rankings in all core competencies. In addition, there are a number of excellent private K-12 and preschools close by. Future plans include a school within the Shearwater community.
Timberlin Creek Elementary School, located at the entrance to Shearwater, is conveniently connected to the community by a paved pathway. Separated from street traffic, the multi-purpose path allows children to safely walk or bike to school. The public schools for which Shearwater is zoned include: Timberlin Creek Elementary School, Switzerland Point Middle School, and Bartram Trail High School
All of the excitement and opportunity of a major metropolis is just 20 minutes up the road in Jacksonville. You can cheer on major sports teams like the Jacksonville Jaguars and enjoy world-class culture and entertainment at major venues like the Florida Theatre, Jacksonville Symphony Hall, Cummer Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, and Jacksonville Jazz Festival. It’s a dynamic city with major employment hubs, an international airport, a vibrant culinary scene, shopping, and a host of other things to do.
St. Augustine & Florida’s Historic Coast
Just a 20 minute ride to the coast takes you back in time to the historic seaside community of St. Augustine, the nation’s oldest city. Blending centuries-old ambiance with thoroughly modern shops, restaurants and more, it’s the perfect staycation destination. Must-sees include the iconic Castillo De San Marcos National Monument fortress, Lightner Museum, and the historic downtown district. Shearwater is similarly convenient to the coastal communities of Florida’s historic coast, including Ponte Vedra Beach, and all the world-class golf and recreational opportunities that makes this one of the country’s top vacation destinations.