El Dorado Hills is a community that enjoys the kind of location that Californians dream about. This city is close to skiing, the ocean, wineries and state parks. Located 25 miles from downtown Sacramento and only 90 minutes from Lake Tahoe, El Dorado Hills boasts acres of lush hills with breathtaking views of the Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Sacramento valley. El Dorado Hills see's high per capita incomes, low crime rates, and an area with huge economic growth have made this well-planned community a destination for both families and business. For K-12 education there are 3 school districts for El Dorado Hills. They include El Dorado Union High School District, Rescue Union Elementary School District, and Buckeye Union Elementary School District.