Highpoint apartment rentals are located in Sandy, a city in Salt Lake County, Utah. As an important suburb of Salt Lake City, Sandy has quite a few places of interest, including the South Towne Center shopping mall, the Jordan Commons entertainment and dining complex, and the South Towne Exposition Center. Sandy is also the home turf of the Real Salt Lake MLS soccer team, a professional soccer team that plays at the local Rio Tinto Stadium.
Sandy offers many apartments for rent in Highpoint and many activities, including golf, hiking trails and other outdoor activities. Nearby, you can find great restaurants and shopping as well. The community is built around its center icon, Sandy City Highpoint Park. Also, you can stop by the Sandy Museum to learn about how the small agricultural town became the significant city it is today. The area boasts many attractions, including the Alta Ski Resort, Bingham Mine Open Pit Copper Mine, Fashion Place Mall, Spring Mobile Ballpark and Rio Tinto Stadium. Sandy also hosts an annual Balloon Festival and Heritage Festival.
Highpoint belongs to the Canyons School District, a respected new school district. The district began offering educational services to the neighborhoods of Cottonwood Heights, Draper, Midvale, Sandy and the town of Alta on July 1, 2009. The administrative bodies of the district and individual schools have worked hard to distinguish the district among its peers nationally by demanding excellence in student achievement, a dedication to innovation, a commitment to community engagement and exemplary customer service.
The district covers roughly 192 square miles in the southeast part of the Salt Lake Valley, with 29 elementary schools, eight middle schools, four high schools and four special programs. The most notable schools in Highpoint are the two bigger high schools, Hillcrest High and Brighton High.
The Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University and a campus of the Salt Lake Community Colleges also have a presence in Sandy.
Sandy is easily accessible by Interstate 15 and State Street (U.S. 89), which run through the western portions of the city, providing adequate and easy routes to the surrounding suburbs. The Trax light rail is operated by the Utah Transit Authority and provides easy access to nearby cities such as Murray, Midvale and Salt Lake. The local UTA bus system also operates in Sandy and provides more than 100 routes to all neighboring cities.