Presidio Shadows Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
The Presidio Shadows neighborhood of Tucson, Arizona, is located off South Camino De Las Tierra. The entrance to the neighborhood is on West Avenida Bonita. Other neighborhood streets include South Camino Triste, West Avenida Esperanza, and West Avenida Sompra. Presidio Shadows is characterized by modest one- and two-story homes with garages. Lots are small with attractive desert landscaping featuring rocks, paver walkways, and small trees. People who enjoy walking use the streets if they wish to move about the community on foot, as this is an area with no need for sidewalks.
Adjoining neighborhoods include Presidio Villas, Presidio Ridge, Presidio Vista, and Presidio Hills. West Avenida Bonita directly connects Presidio Shadows with Presidio Vista. Presidio Shadows is in the 85746 zip code area of Pima County.
West Valencia Road is a neighborhood thoroughfare immediately north and has a combination of residential and commercial properties. Shopping and dining opportunities on Valencia include Wal-Mart, the Little Mexico Steakhouse, and Starbucks. Presidio Shadows is also close to Interstate 19. Prima Community College Desert Vista Campus and the San Xavier Plaza Shopping Center are both easily accessed by I-19, as are most other sections of Tucson.
Neighborhood schools include Miller Elementary School, Lawrence Intermediate School, and Hohokam Middle School, which are all in the Tucson Unified School District. Miller Elementary School offers a SAFE after-school program (Students Achieving For Excellence.) Lawrence Intermediate has a Grade 3-5 program, and Hohokam Middle School offers a variety of after-school activities, including kickboxing, basketball, and a theater club.
Several neighborhood parks are in the Presidio Shadows area. Mission Ridge Park features baseball fields, basketball courts, and a playground. Picnic facilities are also available. Cardinal Neighborhood Park offers a playground and picnic facilities.