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Highland Hills is located 10 miles south of downtown Dallas, Texas. With its collection of modest homes and affordable apartment complexes, Highland Hills residents enjoy plenty of green space in the form of parks and open fields. This neighborhood is situated along Simpson Stuart Road between Lancaster Road and Julius Schepps Freeway. Parks include College Park, Alta Mesa Park, Cedardale Park, JJ Lemmon Park, and Highland Hills Park.
Highland Hills Park features the Tommie M. Allen recreation center and a pool. Alta Mesa Park is currently undergoing improvements that will include security lights, an extension of the hiking trail, and more. The Highland Hills Library features after-school homework help, a teen center, free Wi-Fi, and story times for children.
Students in Highland Hills attend the Dallas ISD and either A. Maceo Smith High School or Franklin D. Roosevelt High School. Nearby colleges include Paul Quinn College, the oldest historically black college in Texas established in 1872, and Cedar Valley College, a community college with an early college high school program.