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For the 2021 school year, there are 175 public schools serving 104,891 students in Cameron County, TX. Cameron County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Cameron County, TX are Brownsville Early College High School, Harlingen School Of Health Professions and Rising Scholars Academy Of South Texas. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Cameron County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Cameron County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Best Cameron County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Brownsville Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    343 Ringgold Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 698-1476

    Grades: 9-12 | 412 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Harlingen School Of Health Professions Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2302 N 21st St
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 430-4078

    Grades: 8-12 | 414 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Rising Scholars Academy Of South Texas Magnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    151 S Helen Moore Rd
    San Benito, TX 78586
    (956) 399-4358

    Grades: 7-8 | 497 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Early College High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2510 Pecan Bldg R
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 430-9690

    Grades: 9-12 | 336 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Putegnat Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    730 E 8th St
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 548-8930

    Grades: PK-5 | 458 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Ortiz Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2500 W Alton Gloor Blvd
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 698-1100

    Grades: PK-5 | 655 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Olmito Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2500 Arroyo Blvd
    Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    (956) 233-3950

    Grades: PK-5 | 638 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Paredes Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3700 Heritage Trl
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 574-5582

    Grades: PK-5 | 969 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Rancho Verde Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    101 Rancho Alegre
    Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    (956) 254-5230

    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Pullam Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3200 Madrid Ave
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 547-3700

    Grades: PK-5 | 726 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Veterans Memorial Early College High School Math: 79% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4550 U S Military Hwy 281
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 574-5600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,948 student
  • Rank: #1212.
    South Texas Academy For Medical Professions Magnet School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10650 N Expy 77 83
    Olmito, TX 78575
    (956) 214-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 848 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Los Fresnos High School Math: 74% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    907 N Arroyo
    Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    (956) 254-5300

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,669 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Dishman Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    309 Madeley
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3100

    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Breeden Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3955 Dana Ave
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 554-4730

    Grades: PK-5 | 696 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Lee H Means Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1204 E Loop 499
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3377

    Grades: PK-5 | 639 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Idea Frontier College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2800 S Dakota Ave
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 541-2002

    Grades: 6-12 | 777 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Sharp Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1439 Palm Blvd
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 982-2930

    Grades: PK-5 | 498 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Gonzalez Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4350 Coffeeport Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 831-6030

    Grades: PK-5 | 845 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Yturria Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2955 W Tandy Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 350-3200

    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Hanna Early College High School Math: 74% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2615 Price Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 548-7600

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,663 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Zavala Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1111 N B St
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 427-3200

    Grades: PK-5 | 406 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Cash Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    400 N Ponciana St
    San Benito, TX 78586
    (956) 361-6700

    Grades: PK-5 | 608 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Dr Abraham P Cano Freshman Academy Math: 71% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1701 Lozano
    Harlingen, TX 78550
    (956) 430-4900

    Grades: 9 | 1,139 student
  • Rank: #2525.
    Gallegos Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2700 Avenida Rancho Viejo
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 547-4230

    Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Hudson Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2980 Fm 802
    Brownsville, TX 78521
    (956) 698-0447

    Grades: PK-5 | 804 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Martin Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1701 Stanford Ave
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 982-2730

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Pace Early College High School Math: 93% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    314 W Los Ebanos Blvd
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 548-7700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,057 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Palmer-laakso Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    30515 Farm Rd 1847
    Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    (956) 254-5121

    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Longoria Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2400 E Van Buren St
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 982-2700

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Benavides Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3101 Mcallen Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 350-3250

    Grades: PK-5 | 761 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Dora Romero Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    600 Mesquite Ln
    Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    (956) 254-5000

    Grades: PK-5 | 539 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Los Cuates Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    32477 State Hwy 100
    Los Fresnos, TX 78566
    (956) 254-5182

    Grades: 6-8 | 797 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Idea Brownsville Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    4395 Paredes Line Rd
    Brownsville, TX 78526
    (956) 832-5150

    Grades: K-5 | 698 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Keller Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2540 W Alton Gloor
    Brownsville, TX 78520
    (956) 547-4400

    Grades: PK-5 | 589 students
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