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For the 2021 school year, there are 327 blue ribbon public schools serving 164,701 students in Texas.
Blue ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.
The top ranked blue ribbon public schools in Texas are Debakey H S For Health Prof, Windsor Park G/t and Silva Health Magnet. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Texas blue ribbon public schools have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 47% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Best Texas Blue Ribbon Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Students Year
  • Rank: #11.
    Debakey H S For Health Prof Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3100 Shenandoah St
    Houston, TX 77021
    (713) 741-2410

    890 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #22.
    Windsor Park G/t Math: 97% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4525 S Alameda
    Corpus Christi, TX 78412
    (361) 994-3664

    589 students
    Year: 2020
  • Rank: #33.
    Silva Health Magnet Math: ≥95% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    121 Val Verde St
    El Paso, TX 79905
    (915) 533-9654

    721 students
    Year: 2011, 2017
  • Rank: #44.
    Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School Magnet School
    Math: 98% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1718 Robert B Cullum Blvd
    Dallas, TX 75210
    (972) 749-5200

    244 students
    Year: 2011, 2017
  • Rank: #55.
    Carnegie Vanguard High School Magnet School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1501 Taft
    Houston, TX 77019
    (713) 732-3690

    626 students
    Year: 2008
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    School Of Business And Management Magnet School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1201 E Eighth St
    Dallas, TX 75203
    (972) 925-5920

    491 students
    Year: 2008, 2014
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Trinidad Garza Early College At Mt View Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4849 Illinois Ave Ste W53a
    Dallas, TX 75211
    (214) 860-3680

    432 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #88.
    Dallas Environmental Science Academy Magnet School
    Math: 96% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3531 N Westmoreland Rd
    Dallas, TX 75212
    (972) 794-3950

    443 students
    Year: 2011, 2017
  • Rank: #99.
    Hudson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 95% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1311 Lilly St
    Longview, TX 75606
    (903) 803-5100

    602 students
    Year: 2003
  • Rank: #10-1210.- 12.
    Eastwood Academy Math: ≥90% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1315 Dumble
    Houston, TX 77023
    (713) 924-1697

    427 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #10-1210.- 12.
    Mission Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10700 Gateway E
    El Paso, TX 79998
    (915) 937-1200

    468 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #10-1210.- 12.
    Transmountain Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    9570 Gateway N Blvd Ec
    El Paso, TX 79924
    (915) 887-6805

    454 students
    Year: 2014, 2020
  • Rank: #1313.
    Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy Magnet School
    Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5314 Boaz St
    Dallas, TX 75209
    (972) 749-5400

    421 students
    Year: 2007, 2014, 2020
  • Rank: #14-1614.- 16.
    Alief Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2811 A Hayes Rd
    Houston, TX 77082
    (281) 988-3010

    402 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #14-1614.- 16.
    East Early College High School Magnet School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    220 N Milby St
    Houston, TX 77003
    (713) 847-4809

    485 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #14-1614.- 16.
    Hector J Garcia Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5201 University Blvd
    Laredo, TX 78041
    (956) 273-7700

    438 students
    Year: 2017
  • Rank: #1717.
    El Magnet At Reagan Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2321 E 21st St
    Odessa, TX 79760
    (432) 456-1189

    574 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #1818.
    Laurel Mountain Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10111 Dk Ranch Rd
    Austin, TX 78759
    (512) 464-4300

    758 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #1919.
    Young Women's Leadership Academy Charter School
    Math: 92% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2123 W Huisache Ave
    San Antonio, TX 78201
    (210) 438-6525

    464 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #2020.
    Achieve Early College High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3200 W Pecan
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 872-1653

    491 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #2121.
    Dublin Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    701 N Thomas
    Dublin, TX 76446
    (254) 445-2577

    416 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #2222.
    Prairie Creek Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2120 E Prairie Creek Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-6300

    335 students
    Year: 2003
  • Rank: #2323.
    Kerr High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8150 Sugarland Howell
    Houston, TX 77083
    (281) 983-8484

    806 students
    Year: 2010, 2016
  • Rank: #2424.
    Skaggs Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3201 Russell Creek Dr
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 752-3300

    417 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #2525.
    Brownsville Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    343 Ringgold Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 698-1476

    412 students
    Year: 2016
  • Rank: #2626.
    Mathews Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    7500 Marchman Way
    Plano, TX 75025
    (469) 752-2300

    475 students
    Year: 2005
  • Rank: #2727.
    South Texas Preparatory Academy Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    724 Sugar Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956) 381-5522

    615 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #2828.
    Kimberlin Academy For Excel Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1520 Cumberland Dr
    Garland, TX 75040
    (972) 926-2560

    485 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #2929.
    Northwest Early College H S (nwechs) Math: 80-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6701 S Desert Blvd Building N
    Canutillo, TX 79835
    (915) 877-1700

    356 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #3030.
    Challenge Early College High School Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5601 W Loop S
    Houston, TX 77081
    (713) 664-9712

    468 students
    Year: 2018
  • Rank: #3131.
    Emma Vera Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2015 N Us Hwy 83
    Roma, TX 78584
    (956) 849-4552

    421 students
    Year: 2019
  • Rank: #3232.
    Austin Middle School Math: 86% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1514 N 1/2
    Galveston, TX 77550
    (409) 761-3500

    545 students
    Year: 2011, 2017
  • Rank: #3333.
    University Park Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3505 Amherst Ave
    Dallas, TX 75225
    (214) 780-3400

    652 students
    Year: 2006
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    North Houston Early College High School Magnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8001 Fulton St Bldg C
    Houston, TX 77022
    (713) 696-6168

    471 students
    Year: 2015
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Robert H Rockenbaugh Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    301 Byron Nelson Pkwy
    Southlake, TX 76092
    (817) 949-4700

    543 students
    Year: 2006
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