Top 10 Best 78520 Texas Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 13,541 students in 78520, TX (there are 9 private schools, serving 1,963 private students). 87% of all K-12 students in 78520, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
The top ranked public schools in 78520, TX are Brownsville Early College High School, Pullam Elementary School and Benavides Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 78520 have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Texas public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in 78520, TX have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 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 78520, TX Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Brownsville Early College High School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 90-94%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
343 Ringgold Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 698-1476
Grades: 9-12
| 352 students
Rank: #22.
Pullam Elementary School
(Math: 70% | Reading: 71%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3200 Madrid Ave
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 547-3700
Grades: PK-5
| 793 students
Rank: #33.
Benavides Elementary School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 66%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3101 Mcallen Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 350-3250
Grades: PK-5
| 830 students
Rank: #44.
Bryss Academy
Charter School
(Math: 63% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2255 N Coria St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 574-7100
Grades: PK-8
| 478 students
Rank: #55.
Yturria Elementary School
(Math: 55% | Reading: 67%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2955 W Tandy Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 350-3200
Grades: PK-5
| 543 students
Rank: #66.
Idea Riverview College Preparatory
Charter School
(Math: 56% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30 Palm Dr
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 832-5900
Grades: 6-12
| 804 students
Rank: #77.
Keller Elementary School
(Math: 51% | Reading: 58%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2540 W Alton Gloor
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 547-4400
Grades: PK-5
| 522 students
Rank: #88.
Veterans Memorial Early College High School
(Math: 48% | Reading: 61%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4550 U S Military Hwy 281
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 574-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,016 students
Rank: #99.
Idea Riverview Academy
Charter School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 62%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
30 Palm Dr
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 832-5900
Grades: PK-5
| 811 students
Rank: #1010.
Sharp Elementary School
(Math: 50% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1439 Palm Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 982-2930
Grades: PK-5
| 452 students
Rank: #1111.
Martin Elementary School
(Math: 49% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1701 Stanford Ave
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 982-2730
Grades: PK-5
| 460 students
Rank: #1212.
Garden Park Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
855 Military Hwy
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 982-2630
Grades: PK-5
| 416 students
Rank: #1313.
Pace Early College High School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 37%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
314 W Los Ebanos Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 548-7700
Grades: 9-12
| 1,939 students
Rank: #1414.
Russell Elementary School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
800 Lakeside Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 548-8960
Grades: PK-5
| 512 students
Rank: #1515.
Putegnat Elementary School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
730 E 8th St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 548-8930
Grades: PK-5
| 473 students
Rank: #1616.
Stell Middle School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1105 Los Ebanos Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 548-8560
Grades: 6-8
| 819 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Skinner Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
411 W St Charles St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 982-2830
Grades: PK-5
| 337 students
Rank: #17 - 1817. - 18.
Villa Nueva Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7455 Old Military Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 542-3957
Grades: PK-5
| 375 students
Rank: #1919.
Harmony Science - Brownsville
Charter School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1124 Central Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 574-9555
Grades: PK-8
| 498 students
Rank: #2020.
Triumph Public High Schools-brownsville
Alternative School
Charter School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: 11-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
944 E Los Ebanos Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 372-1433
Grades: 9-12
| 111 students
Rank: n/an/a
Adult Ed
Alternative School
708 Palm Blvd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 548-8175
Grades: AE
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 78520 Texas

78520, Texas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
3600 E Del Mar
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 718-9070
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
102 Mc Kinnon St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(512) 293-3546
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1800 Cummings Pl
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 548-8630
Grades: 7-8
| 412 students
1715 Hwy 146 By Pass
Brownsville, TX 78520
(936) 336-1045
Grades: 11
| 1 students
2400 E Van Buren St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 982-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 339 students
100 Lk Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(409) 938-4251
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
901 Filmore St
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 982-2900
Grades: PK-5
| 276 students
201 Lindenwood Rd
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 717-6201
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8800 Mchperson
Brownsville, TX 78520
(956) 717-6112
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 78520, TX?
The top ranked public schools in 78520, TX include Brownsville Early College High School, Pullam Elementary School and Benavides Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in 78520, TX?
21 public schools are located in 78520, TX.
What percentage of students in 78520, TX go to public school?
87% of all K-12 students in 78520, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in 78520, TX?
78520, 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).

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