Top 10 Best Austin Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 266 public schools serving 156,647 students in Austin, TX. Austin has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Austin, TX are Canyon Creek Elementary School, Patsy Sommer Elementary School and Laurel Mountain Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Austin, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 55% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Austin have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Best Austin, TX Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Canyon Creek Elementary School
Math: 92% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10210 Ember Glen Dr
Austin, TX 78726
(512) 428-2800
Grades: K-5
| 374 students
Rank: #22.
Patsy Sommer Elementary School
Math: 90% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
16200 Avery Ranch Blvd
Austin, TX 78717
(512) 704-0600
Grades: PK-5
| 1,167 students
Rank: #33.
Laurel Mountain Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10111 Dk Ranch Rd
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 464-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 702 students
Rank: #44.
Elsa England Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
8801 Pearson Rd
Austin, TX 78717
(512) 704-1211
Grades: K-5
| 1,025 students
Rank: #55.
Canyon Vista Middle School
Math: 88% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8455 Spicewood Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 464-8100
Grades: 6-8
| 1,405 students
Rank: #66.
Forest Trail Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1203 Loop 360 S
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9160
Grades: K-5
| 550 students
Rank: #77.
Kiker Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5913 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX 78739
(512) 414-2584
Grades: PK-5
| 800 students
Rank: #88.
Hill Country Middle School
Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1300 Walsh Tarleton Rd
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9220
Grades: 6-8
| 1,031 students
Rank: #99.
Spicewood Elementary School
Math: 87% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11601 Olson Dr
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 428-3600
Grades: K-5
| 803 students
Rank: #1010.
Westlake High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4100 Westbank Dr
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9280
Grades: 9-12
| 2,827 students
Rank: #1111.
Lasa High School
Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7309 Lazy Creek Dr
Austin, TX 78724
(512) 414-2589
Grades: 9-12
| 1,254 students
Rank: #1212.
Bowie High School
Math: 82% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4103 W Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 414-5247
Grades: 9-12
| 2,886 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Canyon Ridge Middle School
Math: 86% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12601 Country Trails Ln
Austin, TX 78732
(512) 570-3500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,178 students
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Laura Welch Bush Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12600 Country Trails
Austin, TX 78732
(512) 570-6100
Grades: K-5
| 553 students
Rank: #1515.
West Ridge Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9201 Scenic Bluff Dr
Austin, TX 78733
(512) 732-9240
Grades: 6-8
| 909 students
Rank: #1616.
River Ridge Elementary School
Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12900 Tierra Grande Trl
Austin, TX 78732
(512) 570-7300
Grades: PK-5
| 558 students
Rank: #1717.
Cedar Creek Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3301 Pinnacle Rd
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9120
Grades: K-5
| 539 students
Rank: #1818.
Clayton Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7525 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX 78739
(512) 841-9200
Grades: PK-5
| 723 students
Rank: #1919.
Barton Creek Elementary School
Math: 85% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1370 Patterson Rd
Austin, TX 78733
(512) 732-9180
Grades: K-5
| 518 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Gorzycki Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7412 Slaughter Ln
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 841-8600
Grades: 6-8
| 1,330 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Kathy Caraway Elementary School
Math: 83% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11104 Oak View Dr
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 464-5500
Grades: PK-5
| 561 students
Rank: #2222.
Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders
Alternative School
Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2206 Prather Ln
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 414-3236
Grades: 6-12
| 883 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Chaparral Star Academy
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
14046 Summit Dr
Austin, TX 78728
(512) 989-2672
Grades: K-12
| 370 students
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Lake Pointe Elementary School
Math: 82% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11801 Sonoma Dr
Austin, TX 78738
(512) 533-6500
Grades: PK-5
| 724 students
Rank: #2525.
Doss Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7005 Northledge Dr
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 414-2365
Grades: PK-5
| 749 students
Rank: #2626.
Bridge Point Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6401 Cedar St
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9200
Grades: K-5
| 605 students
Rank: #2727.
Casis Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2710 Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 414-2062
Grades: PK-5
| 569 students
Rank: #2828.
Cedar Valley Middle School
Math: 82% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8139 Racine Trl
Austin, TX 78717
(512) 428-2300
Grades: 6-8
| 1,352 students
Rank: #2929.
Kealing Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1607 Pennsylvania Ave
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-3214
Grades: 6-8
| 1,280 students
Rank: #3030.
Mills Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6201 Davis Ln
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 841-2400
Grades: PK-5
| 746 students
Rank: #3131.
Pearson Ranch Middle School
Math: 78% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8901 Pearson Ranch Rd
Austin, TX 78717
(512) 464-5000
Grades: 6-8
| 977 students
Rank: #3232.
Mccallum High School
Math: 77% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5600 Sunshine Dr
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 414-2519
Grades: 9-12
| 1,835 students
Rank: #3333.
Lakeway Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1701 Lohmans Crossing Rd
Austin, TX 78738
(512) 533-6350
Grades: PK-5
| 562 students
Rank: #3434.
Gullett Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6310 Treadwell Blvd
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 414-2082
Grades: PK-5
| 522 students
Rank: #3535.
Rutledge Elementary School
Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
11501 Staked Plains Dr
Austin, TX 78717
(512) 570-6500
Grades: PK-5
| 948 students
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[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Austin, Texas

Austin, Texas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4900 Gonzales St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-2304
Grades: PK
| 44 students
American Youthworks Charter School (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
Charter School
216 East 4th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 744-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 156 students
1901 E Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 744-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 170 students
Austin Can Academy Charter School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
2406 Rosewood
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 477-4226
Grades: 9-12
| 390 students
2410 E Riverside, Ste G
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 447-1333
Grades: 5-6
| 105 students
3100 E 4th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-2043
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
1200 Rundberg Ln
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 414-9010
Grades: PK
| 217 students
1012 Arthur Stiles
Austin, TX 78721
(512) 414-5810
Grades: 9-11
| 260 students
The Echelon (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
1834 E Oltorf
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 444-8442
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
The Excel Center (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1015 Norwood Park Blvd
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 531-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 118 students
Excel Center Lockhart (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1400 E Mlk Industrial Blvd
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 531-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 13 students
The George Kozmetsky School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
P O Box 7667
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-7694
Grades: K-8
| 13 students
Graduation Prep Academy Travis (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1211 E Oltorf
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 414-6635
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
4900 Gonzales
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-2304
Grades: K-2
| 334 students
4900 Gonzales
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-6120
Grades: 6
| 215 students
1701 E 12th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 926-1166
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8509 Fm 969
Austin, TX 78724
(512) 651-2168
Grades: K-4
| n/a students
10435 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 232-1872
Grades: 6-12
| 1 students
1605 Kramer Ln
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 977-9200
Grades: K-5
| 125 students
Meridell (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
P O Box 7667
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-7695
Grades: K-12
| 95 students
Miracle Farm High School (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
Charter School
10802 Fm 2621
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-5652
Grades: 7-12
| 10 students
7632 Hwy 71 West
Austin, TX 78735
(512) 288-9722
Grades: 3-10
| 9 students
The Oaks Treatment Center (Closed 2010)
Alternative School
Charter School
1407 Stassney Ln
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 751-4534
Grades: 1-12
| n/a students
1106 Rio Grande St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 414-4428
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
Premier H S Of Austin High School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1701 West Ben White 100a
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 444-8442
Grades: 8-12
| 228 students
1835 A Kramer Ln
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 832-0965
Grades: 9-12
| 212 students
2608 Richcreek Rd
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 414-9400
Grades: PK
| 304 students
1611 Headway Cir Bldg 3
Austin, TX 78714
(512) 282-7161
Grades: K-8
| 180 students
Shoal Creek (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
3501 Mills Ave
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 633-0795
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1203 Springdale Rd
Austin, TX 78721
(512) 414-4488
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
1111 W 6th St
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 414-1700
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
12515 Mellow Meadow
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 428-2901
Grades: 11-12
| 35 students
T-care (Closed 2007)
Alternative School
P O Box 7667
Austin, TX 78713
(832) 200-6151
Grades: 8-12
| 9 students
8509 Fm 969 #676
Austin, TX 78724
(512) 708-1888
Grades: PK-6
| 377 students
1701 N. Congress Avenue Austin
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 463-9734
Grades: PK
| n/a students
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