Top 10 Best Caldwell County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 7,835 students in Caldwell County, TX. Caldwell County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Caldwell County, TX are Plum Creek Elementary School, Luling High School and Clear Fork Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Caldwell County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Caldwell County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Best Caldwell County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Plum Creek Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
710 Flores St
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0570
Grades: K-5
| 513 students
Rank: #22.
Luling High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
218 E Travis
Luling, TX 78648
(830) 875-2458
Grades: 9-12
| 403 students
Rank: #33.
Clear Fork Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1102 Clear Fork St
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0450
Grades: K-5
| 442 students
Rank: #44.
Lockhart J High School
Math: 43% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 City Line Rd
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0770
Grades: 6-8
| 1,484 students
Rank: #55.
Navarro Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
715 Medina St
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0690
Grades: K-5
| 519 students
Rank: #66.
Lockhart High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1 Lion Country Dr
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0300
Grades: 9-12
| 1,752 students
Rank: #77.
Leonard Shanklin Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
122 E Houston
Luling, TX 78648
(830) 875-2515
Grades: 2-5
| 386 students
Rank: #88.
Bluebonnet Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
211 S Mockingbird Ln
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0900
Grades: K-5
| 538 students
Rank: #99.
Alma Brewer Strawn Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
9000 Fm 1854
Dale, TX 78616
(512) 398-0630
Grades: K-5
| 491 students
Rank: #1010.
Gilbert Gerdes J High School
Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
214 E Bowie St
Luling, TX 78648
(830) 875-2121
Grades: 6-8
| 322 students
Rank: #1111.
Lockhart Pride High School
Alternative School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
500 N Pecos
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0130
Grades: 10-12
| 56 students
Rank: #1212.
Pegasus School
Alternative School
Charter School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
896 Robin Ranch Rd Bldg 9
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 432-1651
Grades: 5-12
| 153 students
Rank: #1313.
Prairie Lea School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6910 Hwy 80
Prairie Lea, TX 78661
(512) 488-2328
Grades: PK-12
| 221 students
Rank: n/an/a
371 Carver
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0060
Grades: PK
| 248 students
Rank: n/an/a
Luling Pri
118 Bowie
Luling, TX 78648
(830) 875-2223
Grades: PK-1
| 307 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Caldwell County, TX

Caldwell County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Camp Comanche (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
5299 S Hwy 183
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 232-1872
Grades: K-12
| 121 students
419 Bois D Arc St
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0170
Grades: 9
| n/a students
Pegasus (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
P O Box 120
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 398-0130
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Pegasus Campus (Closed 2014)
Alternative School
Charter School
896 Robin Ranch Rd
Lockhart, TX 78644
(512) 432-1651
Grades: 4-12
| 171 students
102 West Newton
Luling, TX 78648
(830) 875-5319
Grades: PK-K
| n/a students

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