Top 10 Best Texas Blue Ribbon Public Middle Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 62 blue ribbon public middle schools serving 31,903 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 middle schools in Texas are Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School, Klondike Isd and Happy High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Texas blue ribbon public middle schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Texas public middle school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Texas public middle school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Best Texas Blue Ribbon Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School
Magnet School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1718 Robert B Cullum Blvd
Dallas, TX 75210
(972) 749-5200
Grades: 6-12
| 592 students
Rank: #22.
Klondike Isd
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2911 County Rd H
Lamesa, TX 79331
(806) 462-7332
Grades: PK-12
| 260 students
Rank: #33.
Happy High School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
500 N W 3rd
Happy, TX 79042
(806) 558-5311
Grades: 7-12
| 134 students
Rank: #44.
Talkington School For Young Women Leaders
Magnet School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
415 N Ivory Ave
Lubbock, TX 79403
(806) 219-2200
Grades: 6-12
| 438 students
Rank: #55.
Highland Park Middle School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 78%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3555 Granada Ave
Dallas, TX 75205
(214) 780-3600
Grades: 7-8
| 1,092 students
Rank: #66.
Austin Middle School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 75%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1514 N 1/2
Galveston, TX 77550
(409) 761-3500
Grades: 5-8
| 574 students
Rank: #77.
Henry W Longfellow Career Exploration Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 81%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5314 Boaz St
Dallas, TX 75209
(972) 749-5400
Grades: 6-8
| 455 students
Rank: #88.
Grand Prairie Collegiate Institute
Charter School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1502 College St
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 343-3120
Grades: 6-12
| 361 students
Rank: #99.
South Texas Isd Health Professions
Magnet School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
700 Med High Dr
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-2237
Grades: 6-12
| 940 students
Rank: #1010.
Spearman J High School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
313 W 5th Ave
Spearman, TX 79081
(806) 659-2563
Grades: 6-8
| 158 students
Rank: #1111.
South Texas Isd Preparatory Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
724 Sugar Rd
Edinburg, TX 78539
(956) 381-5522
Grades: 7-8
| 614 students
Rank: #1212.
Highland School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6625 Fm 608
Roscoe, TX 79545
(806) 891-3136
Grades: PK-12
| 226 students
Rank: #1313.
Dallas Environmental Science Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 76%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3531 N Westmoreland Rd
Dallas, TX 75212
(972) 794-3950
Grades: 6-8
| 439 students
Rank: #1414.
Garden City High School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
240 W Bearkat Ave
Garden City, TX 79739
(432) 354-2244
Grades: 6-12
| 154 students
Rank: #1515.
Pin Oak Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 60% | Reading: 65%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4601 Glenmont
Bellaire, TX 77401
(713) 295-6500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,224 students
Rank: #1616.
Claude Schools
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
500 W 5 St
Claude, TX 79019
(806) 226-2191
Grades: PK-12
| 307 students
Rank: #1717.
South Texas Isd Rising Scholars Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
151 S Helen Moore Rd
San Benito, TX 78586
(956) 399-4358
Grades: 7-8
| 535 students
Rank: #1818.
Borden County School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
240 W Kincaid St
Gail, TX 79738
(806) 756-4450
Grades: PK-12
| 245 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Boerne Middle South
(Math: 62% | Reading: 57%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 Cascade Caverns Rd
Boerne, TX 78006
(830) 357-3300
Grades: 6-8
| 924 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Sudan High School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
107 W Hwy 303
Sudan, TX 79371
(806) 227-2336
Grades: 8-12
| 179 students
Rank: #2121.
Central J High School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3191 W Pipeline Rd
Euless, TX 76040
(817) 354-3350
Grades: 7-9
| 1,115 students
Rank: #2222.
Grand Prairie Fine Arts Academy
(Math: 51% | Reading: 68%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
102 Gopher Blvd
Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 237-5603
Grades: 6-12
| 848 students
Rank: #2323.
Redwater J High School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
204 Red River Rd N
Redwater, TX 75573
(903) 671-3227
Grades: 7-8
| 196 students
Rank: #2424.
Young Women's Leadership Academy
Charter School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2123 W Huisache Ave
San Antonio, TX 78201
(210) 438-6525
Grades: 6-12
| 601 students
Rank: #2525.
Sonora Secondary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1717 Tayloe Ave
Sonora, TX 76950
(325) 387-6940
Grades: 7-12
| 314 students
Rank: #2626.
Westchester For International Studies
Charter School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Yorkchester
Houston, TX 77079
(713) 251-1800
Grades: 6-12
| 866 students
Rank: #2727.
Barack Obama Male Leadership At A Maceo Smith
Magnet School
(Math: 46% | Reading: 69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3030 Stag
Dallas, TX 75241
(972) 749-2100
Grades: 6-12
| 460 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Bynum School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
704 Toliver Ave
Bynum, TX 76631
(254) 531-2341
Grades: PK-12
| 181 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Sands Cisd
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101 First St
Ackerly, TX 79713
(432) 353-4888
Grades: PK-12
| 249 students
Rank: #3030.
Project Chrysalis Middle School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4528 Leeland
Houston, TX 77023
(713) 924-1700
Grades: 6-8
| 269 students
Rank: #3131.
B L Gray J High School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 55%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4400 S Glasscock Rd
Mission, TX 78572
(956) 580-5333
Grades: 7-9
| 726 students
Rank: #3232.
Harper Middle School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
23122 W Hwy 290
Harper, TX 78631
(830) 864-4044
Grades: 5-8
| 166 students
Rank: #3333.
Trinity Heights Gifted And Talented School
(Math: 44% | Reading: 60%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1515 Lynn Haven Ave
Dallas, TX 75216
(972) 925-7500
Grades: 1-8
| 313 students
Rank: #3434.
Edward Roberson Middle School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1500 Southridge
Houston, TX 77090
(281) 891-7703
Grades: 6-8
| 803 students
Rank: #3535.
Springlake-earth Elem/middle School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
472 Fm 302
Earth, TX 79031
(806) 257-3310
Grades: PK-7
| 171 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked blue ribbon public middle schools in Texas?
The top ranked blue ribbon public middle schools in Texas include Irma Rangel Young Women's Leadership School, Klondike Isd and Happy High School.
How many blue ribbon public middle schools are located in Texas?
62 blue ribbon public middle schools are located in Texas.
What is the racial composition of students in Texas?
Texas blue ribbon public middle schools minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Texas public middle schools average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

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