Top 10 Best Texas Public Schools (2022)

Texas is the #2 largest school system in the United States, serving 5,396,863 students across the 8,946 public schools for the 2022 school year.
The percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Texas is 51%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 47%.
Minority enrollment is 72% (majority Hispanic) and the student:teacher ratio is 15:1.

Student by Ethnicity

(TX) School Average
American Indian
1%
Asian
4%
Hispanic
52%
Black
13%
White
28%
Two or more races
2%
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Texas (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
William B Travis Acdmy/vngrd For Academically Tag
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 98% (Top 1%)
Reading: 98% (Top 1%)
Grades: 4-5
3001 Mckinney Ave
Dallas, TX 75204
(972) 794-7500
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Debakey H S For Health Prof
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
3100 Shenandoah St
Houston, TX 77021
(713) 741-2410
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Health Careers High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
4646 Hamilton Wolfe
San Antonio, TX 78229
(210) 397-5400
Rank: #44.
Windsor Park G/t
Math: 97% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(2)
Math: 97% (Top 1%)
Reading: 96% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-5
4525 S Alameda
Corpus Christi, TX 78412
(361) 994-3664
Rank: #55.
Silva Health Magnet
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 96% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
121 Val Verde St
El Paso, TX 79905
(915) 533-9654
Rank: #66.
Spring Branch Academic Institute
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-8
8390 Westview Dr
Houston, TX 77055
(713) 251-2219
Rank: #77.
Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 98% (Top 1%)
Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1718 Robert B Cullum Blvd
Dallas, TX 75210
(972) 749-5200
Rank: #88.
Old Union Elementary School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-4
1050 S Carroll Ave
Southlake, TX 76092
(817) 949-4600
Rank: #99.
Carnegie Vanguard High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: ≥90% (Top 1%)
Reading: ≥99% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1501 Taft
Houston, TX 77019
(713) 732-3690
Rank: #1010.
School For The Highly Gifted
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-6
2990 S Hwy 161
Grand Prairie, TX 75052
(972) 343-7864

Best Texas Public Schools by County (2022)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
25
8,643
46%
40
17,370
54%
8
1,909
17%
25
8,691
76%
14
5,599
54%
5
1,441
86%
26
15,425
71%
14
5,338
83%
107
68,430
68%
542
358,161
84%
6
1,690
39%
12
3,056
40%
44
17,888
47%
100
71,766
65%
47
30,018
64%
5
1,720
99%
21
6,915
42%
13
7,433
45%
15
7,702
79%
12
2,521
17%
175
104,891
97%
5
2,344
62%
7
1,354
16%
20
5,480
30%
5
1,714
80%
17
8,247
37%
23
10,388
53%
7
1,737
14%
267
189,551
55%
14
3,538
66%
41
28,343
47%
19
6,900
43%
24
14,717
54%
3
1,156
82%
10
1,151
78%
754
504,812
87%
8
2,542
77%
233
163,105
53%
15
4,557
63%
4
2,211
95%
9
2,640
96%
15
2,842
28%
48
34,880
80%
263
178,455
94%
60
38,160
54%
16
5,983
42%
9
2,001
73%
23
5,530
29%
11
3,829
50%
9
1,219
82%
176
159,044
74%
7
3,269
94%
8
3,594
57%
86
61,493
56%
5
1,003
70%
3
1,341
56%
14
4,278
79%
10
4,033
50%
56
23,276
38%
42
21,482
60%
12
4,572
56%
39
25,844
64%
20
7,294
81%
19
10,446
19%
1,108
895,166
83%
26
13,285
48%
54
39,777
64%
31
10,920
35%
338
224,749
98%
27
6,671
46%
15
4,907
68%
17
8,498
26%
16
6,787
40%
15
3,331
51%
15
5,736
64%
41
16,569
42%
6
1,643
30%
10
3,305
53%
15
6,151
34%
78
42,806
75%
63
33,491
39%
13
2,682
45%
15
2,595
74%
49
28,186
48%
13
8,869
38%
21
7,045
51%
14
5,319
88%
21
8,472
38%
13
2,966
76%
10
2,438
31%
9
3,329
57%
13
3,200
36%
32
16,961
54%
4
1,793
30%
101
50,781
65%
6
1,519
57%
4
1,272
45%
4
1,264
64%
24
14,582
99%
106
45,359
61%
22
11,033
69%
45
28,960
71%
17
4,767
56%
13
3,367
23%
128
111,094
49%
11
4,830
80%
7
1,917
50%
24
10,155
61%
8
1,860
33%
10
3,212
58%
116
62,815
81%
25
14,982
28%
10
3,887
35%
41
22,902
25%
11
2,348
78%
10
3,228
84%
17
6,349
38%
50
25,257
69%
4
1,705
23%
36
22,331
40%
6
2,806
92%
25
18,497
39%
10
1,990
52%
26
10,281
51%
7
1,973
20%
6
3,209
64%
13
5,469
53%
69
36,733
59%
29
17,558
99%
557
378,247
69%
47
24,396
53%
8
2,353
76%
14
7,102
75%
54
22,496
66%
295
186,715
70%
14
3,717
21%
25
7,885
29%
13
5,526
85%
17
11,129
94%
29
10,199
26%
34
15,505
75%
18
9,828
57%
13
6,914
81%
7
2,490
68%
87
69,199
99%
18
8,369
72%
46
20,656
49%
14
4,311
98%
151
107,064
53%
22
9,129
52%
28
11,579
35%
18
6,223
27%
7
2,137
82%
10
3,311
35%
6
3,521
99%
8
2,558
98%

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