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For the 2021 school year, there are 318 public schools serving 216,276 students in Hillsborough County, FL. Hillsborough County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Florida.
The top ranked public schools in Hillsborough County, FL are Terrace Community Middle School, Lutz Preparatory School and Bevis Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hillsborough County, FL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Florida public school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 55% statewide average). Schools in Hillsborough County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Florida public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Florida public school average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Hillsborough County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Terrace Community Middle School Charter School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    11734 Jefferson Rd
    Thonotosassa, FL 33592
    (813) 987-6555

    Grades: 6-8 | 660 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Lutz Preparatory School Charter School
    Math: 94% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    17951 N Us Highway 41
    Lutz, FL 33549
    (813) 428-7100

    Grades: K-8 | 782 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Bevis Elementary School Math: 92% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5720 Osprey Ridge Dr
    Lithia, FL 33547
    (813) 740-4000

    Grades: PK-5 | 869 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3205 S Ferdinand Ave
    Tampa, FL 33629
    (813) 272-3090

    Grades: PK-5 | 724 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Bryant Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13910 Nine Eagles Dr
    Tampa, FL 33626
    (813) 356-1645

    Grades: PK-5 | 967 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Martinez Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5601 W Lutz Lake Fern Rd
    Lutz, FL 33558
    (813) 558-1190

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,189 student
  • Rank: #77.
    Walker Middle Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8282 N Mobley Rd
    Odessa, FL 33556
    (813) 631-4726

    Grades: 6-8 | 975 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Mabry Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4201 W Estrella St
    Tampa, FL 33629
    (813) 872-5364

    Grades: PK-5 | 809 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Williams Middle Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5020 N 47th St
    Tampa, FL 33610
    (813) 744-8600

    Grades: 6-8 | 843 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Randall Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    16510 Fishhawk Blvd
    Lithia, FL 33547
    (813) 740-3900

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,441 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Coleman Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1724 S Manhattan Ave
    Tampa, FL 33629
    (813) 872-5335

    Grades: 6-8 | 982 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Mckitrick Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5503 W Lutz Lake Fern Rd
    Lutz, FL 33558
    (813) 558-5427

    Grades: PK-5 | 912 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Wilson Middle School Math: 87% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1005 W Swann Ave
    Tampa, FL 33606
    (813) 276-5682

    Grades: 6-8 | 689 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Gorrie Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    705 W Deleon St
    Tampa, FL 33606
    (813) 276-5673

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Macfarlane Park Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1721 N Macdill Ave
    Tampa, FL 33607
    (813) 356-1760

    Grades: K-5 | 370 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Bell Creek Academy Charter School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13221 Boyette Rd
    Riverview, FL 33569
    (813) 793-6075

    Grades: 6-8 | 590 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Grady Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3910 W Morrison Ave
    Tampa, FL 33629
    (813) 872-5325

    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hammond Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    8008 N Mobley Rd
    Odessa, FL 33556
    (813) 792-5120

    Grades: PK-5 | 734 students
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Chiles Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    16541 Tampa Palms Blvd W
    Tampa, FL 33647
    (813) 558-5422

    Grades: PK-5 | 912 students
  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Farnell Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13912 Nine Eagles Dr
    Tampa, FL 33626
    (813) 356-1640

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,233 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    Fishhawk Creek Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    16815 Dorman Rd
    Lithia, FL 33547
    (813) 651-2150

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,021 student
  • Rank: #2222.
    Stowers Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13915 Barrington Stowers Dr
    Lithia, FL 33547
    (813) 657-7431

    Grades: PK-5 | 848 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Westchase Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9517 W Linebaugh Ave
    Tampa, FL 33626
    (813) 631-4600

    Grades: PK-5 | 978 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Northwest Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    16438 Hutchison Rd
    Tampa, FL 33625
    (813) 975-7315

    Grades: PK-5 | 629 students
  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Roland Park K-8 Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1510 N Manhattan Ave
    Tampa, FL 33607
    (813) 872-5212

    Grades: K-8 | 769 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Pride Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    10310 Lions Den Dr
    Tampa, FL 33647
    (813) 558-5400

    Grades: PK-5 | 971 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Mitchell Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    205 S Bungalow Park Ave
    Tampa, FL 33609
    (813) 872-5216

    Grades: PK-5 | 747 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Horizon Charter School Of Tampa Charter School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7235 W Hillsborough Ave
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (813) 887-3800

    Grades: K-8 | 308 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Deer Park Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11605 Citrus Park Dr
    Tampa, FL 33626
    (813) 854-6031

    Grades: PK-5 | 953 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Valrico Lake Advantage Academy Charter School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    13306 Boyette Rd
    Riverview, FL 33569
    (813) 699-5049

    Grades: K-5 | 901 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Tampa Palms Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6100 Tampa Palms Blvd
    Tampa, FL 33647
    (813) 975-7390

    Grades: PK-5 | 928 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Alafia Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3535 Culbreath Rd
    Valrico, FL 33596
    (813) 744-8190

    Grades: PK-5 | 644 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Apollo Beach Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    501 Apollo Beach Blvd
    Apollo Beach, FL 33572
    (813) 671-5172

    Grades: K-5 | 623 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Winthrop Charter School Charter School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6204 Scholars Hill Ln
    Riverview, FL 33578
    (813) 235-4811

    Grades: K-8 | 1,312 student
  • Rank: #3535.
    Ballast Point Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2802 W Ballast Point Blvd
    Tampa, FL 33611
    (813) 272-3070

    Grades: PK-5 | 467 students
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