Top 10 Best Denton County Public Schools (2023-24)

For the 2023-24 school year, there are 304 public schools serving 198,025 students in Denton County, TX (there are 69 private schools, serving 11,296 private students). 95% of all K-12 students in Denton County, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%). Denton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Denton County, TX are Wakeland High School, Flower Mound High School and Westlake Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Denton County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Texas public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Denton County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Best Denton County Public Schools (2023-24)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wakeland High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10700 Legacy Dr
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-5700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,095 students
Rank: #22.
Flower Mound High School
Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3411 Peters Colony Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75022
(469) 713-5192
Grades: 9-12
| 3,602 students
Rank: #33.
Westlake Academy
Charter School
Math: 80% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2600 J T Ottinger Rd
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817) 490-5757
Grades: K-12
| 877 students
Rank: #44.
Reedy High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3003 Stonebrook Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 2,299 students
Rank: #55.
Pioneer Heritage Middle School
Math: 83% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1649 High Shoals Dr
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-4700
Grades: 6-8
| 1,091 students
Rank: #66.
Argyle High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6601 Canyon Falls Dr
Argyle, TX 76226
(940) 262-7777
Grades: 9-12
| 1,342 students
Rank: #77.
Pearson Middle School
Math: 77% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2323 Stonebrook Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-4450
Grades: 6-8
| 1,021 students
Rank: #88.
Marcus High School
Math: 75% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5707 Morriss Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5196
Grades: 9-12
| 3,027 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Nichols Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7411 Nichols Trail
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-3950
Grades: K-5
| 725 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Wellington Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3900 Kenwood Dr
Flower Mound, TX 75022
(469) 713-5989
Grades: PK-5
| 752 students
Rank: #1111.
Liberty Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4600 Quail Run Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75022
(469) 713-5958
Grades: PK-5
| 533 students
Rank: #1212.
Mckamy Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2401 Old Settlers Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75022
(469) 713-5991
Grades: 6-8
| 833 students
Rank: #1313.
Clayton Downing Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5555 Bridlewood Blvd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5962
Grades: 6-8
| 481 students
Rank: #1414.
Samuel Beck Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
401 Parkview Dr
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817) 215-0450
Grades: PK-5
| 762 students
Rank: #1515.
Ischool High At University Park
Charter School
Math: 60-69% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
20515 Tx Hwy 249
Lewisville, TX 75029
(972) 316-3663
Grades: 7-12
| 316 students
Rank: #1616.
Ep Rayzor Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
377 Rayzor Rd
Argyle, TX 76226
(940) 369-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 308 students
Rank: #1717.
Griffin Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3703 Edorado Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-4900
Grades: 6-8
| 786 students
Rank: #1818.
Old Settlers Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2525 Old Settlers Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75022
(469) 713-5993
Grades: PK-5
| 510 students
Rank: #1919.
Bluebonnet Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2000 Spinks Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5195
Grades: PK-5
| 556 students
Rank: #2020.
Lakeview Elementary School
Math: 75% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Village Trl
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817) 215-0750
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #2121.
Castle Hills Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1025 Holy Grail Dr
The Colony, TX 75056
(469) 713-5952
Grades: PK-5
| 696 students
Rank: #2222.
Purefoy Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11880 Teel Pkwy
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-3875
Grades: PK-5
| 548 students
Rank: #2323.
Mcauliffe Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2300 Briarhill Blvd
Lewisville, TX 75077
(469) 713-5959
Grades: K-5
| 548 students
Rank: #2424.
Sparks Elementary School
Math: 68% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8200 Otis Dr
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-3000
Grades: K-5
| 714 students
Rank: #2525.
Forestwood Middle School
Math: 66% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2810 Morriss Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5972
Grades: 6-8
| 872 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Briarhill Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2100 Briarhill Blvd
Lewisville, TX 75077
(469) 713-5975
Grades: 6-9
| 823 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Stem At Bridlewood Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4901 Remington Park Dr
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5193
Grades: PK-5
| 545 students
Rank: #2828.
Shadow Ridge Middle School
Math: 64% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2050 Aberdeen Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5984
Grades: 6-8
| 631 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Argyle Int
Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
800 Eagle Dr
Argyle, TX 76226
(940) 464-5100
Grades: 5
| 331 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Argyle Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
191 S Hwy 377
Argyle, TX 76226
(940) 246-2126
Grades: 6-8
| 1,052 students
Rank: #3131.
Frisco High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6401 Parkwood Blvd
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,942 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Byron Nelson High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2775 Bobcat Blvd
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817) 698-5600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,733 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Guyer High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7501 Teasley Ln
Denton, TX 76210
(940) 369-1000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,614 students
Rank: #32 - 3432. - 34.
Vaughn Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3535 Guinn Gate Dr
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-2575
Grades: K-5
| 700 students
Rank: #3535.
Stem At Donald Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2400 Forest Vista Dr
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5198
Grades: PK-5
| 592 students
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[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Denton County, TX

Denton County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
7159 Hickory St
Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 633-6800
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
815 Sherman Dr
Aubrey, TX 76227
(940) 365-2434
Grades: 3-5
| 378 students
1800 Timber Creek Rd
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(469) 713-5200
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
520 Lobo Ln
Little Elm, TX 75068
(972) 547-3515
Grades: 5-6
| 425 students
350 W College St
Lewisville, TX 75057
(469) 713-5965
Grades: K-5
| 262 students
Community Ed (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
1213 N Locust
Denton, TX 76201
(940) 369-0092
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
101 Main St
Little Elm, TX 75068
(972) 292-1908
Grades: PK
| 412 students
210 S Woodrow Ln
Argyle, TX 76226
(972) 434-8847
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
301 E Mckinney
Sanger, TX 76266
(940) 458-7438
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
829 S Harrison St
Pilot Point, TX 76258
(940) 686-8700
Grades: 9
| 1 students
301 E Mckinney
Lake Dallas, TX 75065
(940) 898-5840
Grades: 10
| n/a students
415 Tisdell Ln
Aubrey, TX 76227
(940) 668-0060
Grades: 12
| n/a students
301 E Mckinney
Ponder, TX 76259
(940) 898-5840
Grades: 9
| 1 students
500 Lobo Ln
Little Elm, TX 75068
(972) 947-9340
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
210 S Woodrow Ln
Denton, TX 76202
(940) 349-2400
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
210 S Woodrow Ln
Denton, TX 76205
(940) 726-3659
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
3505 Haynes Rd
Roanoke, TX 76262
(817) 215-0920
Grades: 9-11
| 5 students
Eagele Academy Of Beaumont (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass Bldg D Ste 1
Lewisville, TX 75067
(409) 835-4303
Grades: 6-12
| 176 students
Eagle Academy Of Bryan (Closed 2006)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(979) 779-6644
Grades: 6-12
| 114 students
Eagle Academy Of Dallas (Closed 2006)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(972) 460-2471
Grades: 6-12
| 131 students
Eagle Academy Of Ft Worth (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(817) 731-2028
Grades: 6-12
| 159 students
Eagle Academy Of Laredo (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass Bldg D Ste 1
Lewisville, TX 75067
(956) 723-7788
Grades: 6-12
| 120 students
Eagle Academy Of Lubbock (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass Bldg D Ste 1
Lewisville, TX 75067
(806) 763-1518
Grades: 6-12
| 101 students
Eagle Academy Of Midland (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass Bldg D Ste 1
Lewisville, TX 75067
(432) 682-0384
Grades: 6-12
| 157 students
Eagle Academy Of Pharrmcallen (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(956) 781-8800
Grades: 6-12
| 127 students
Eagle Academy Of San Antonio (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(210) 434-6090
Grades: 6-12
| 122 students
Eagle Academy Of Tyler (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75057
(903) 592-5222
Grades: 6-12
| 144 students
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75057
(903) 881-9940
Grades: 9-12
| 9 students
Eagle Academy Of Waco (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(254) 752-0441
Grades: 6-12
| 190 students
Eagle Academy Of Waco At Trinity (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(936) 594-1427
Grades: 6-12
| 101 students
Eagle Charter School - Midlandaus (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass Bldg D Ste 1
Lewisville, TX 75067
(512) 444-8442
Grades: 6-12
| 311 students
Eagle Project (Brownsville) (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
405 Sh 121 Bypass, Bldg D, Ste
Lewisville, TX 75067
(956) 550-0084
Grades: 6-12
| 130 students
Education Center At Little Elm (Closed 2016)
Alternative School
Charter School
5901 Crestwood Pl
Denton, TX 76207
(972) 292-3562
Grades: K-8
| 108 students
Education Center At The Colony (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
Charter School
5600 North Colony Blvd
The Colony, TX 75056
(972) 292-2405
Grades: 1-12
| 80 students
Education Center At The Colony (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
5901 Crestwood Pl
Little Elm, TX 75068
(972) 292-2405
Grades: K-12
| 150 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Denton County, TX?
The top ranked public schools in Denton County, TX include Wakeland High School, Flower Mound High School and Westlake Academy. Denton County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
How many public schools are located in Denton County, TX?
304 public schools are located in Denton County, TX.
What percentage of students in Denton County, TX go to public school?
95% of all K-12 students in Denton County, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in Denton County, TX?
Denton County, TX public schools minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public schools average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

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