Top 10 Best 78516 Texas Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 7,668 students in 78516, TX (there are 2 private schools, serving 257 private students). 97% of all K-12 students in 78516, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
The top ranked public schools in 78516, TX are Idea College Preparatory Alamo, Idea Alamo and Psja Memorial Early College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 78516 have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Texas public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in 78516, TX have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Best 78516, TX Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Idea College Preparatory Alamo
Charter School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
325 E Sh 495
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 588-4006
Grades: 6-12
| 736 students
Rank: #22.
Idea Alamo
Charter School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 54%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
325 E Sh 495
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 588-4005
Grades: PK-5
| 779 students
Rank: #33.
Psja Memorial Early College High School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
800 S Alamo Rd
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2420
Grades: 9-12
| 1,823 students
Rank: #44.
Augusto Guerra Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
807 Fm495
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2810
Grades: PK-5
| 604 students
Rank: #55.
Marcia R Garza
(Math: 40% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
810 E El Gato
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2780
Grades: PK-5
| 528 students
Rank: #66.
John Mckeever Elementary School
(Math: 38% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1310 W Ridge
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2680
Grades: PK-5
| 717 students
Rank: #77.
Santos Livas Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
733 N Alamo Rd
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2840
Grades: PK-5
| 510 students
Rank: #88.
Audie Murphy Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
924 W Sioux Rd
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2530
Grades: 6-8
| 783 students
Rank: #99.
Zeferino Farias Elementary School
(Math: 33% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 W Acacia St
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2760
Grades: PK-5
| 511 students
Rank: #1010.
Alamo Middle School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1819 W Hwy 83
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2550
Grades: 6-8
| 677 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 78516 Texas

78516, Texas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
900 East Birch St
Alamo, TX 78516
(956) 354-2780
Grades: PK-5
| 409 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 78516, TX?
The top ranked public schools in 78516, TX include Idea College Preparatory Alamo, Idea Alamo and Psja Memorial Early College High School.
How many public schools are located in 78516, TX?
10 public schools are located in 78516, TX.
What percentage of students in 78516, TX go to public school?
97% of all K-12 students in 78516, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in 78516, TX?
78516, TX public schools minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public schools average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Recent Articles

Teaching in Contemporary Times
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
A possible school bus strike in New York City may leave more than 150,000 students scrambling for a ride to school.
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Learn about how your child's public school may be the best source of after school and vacation day care.