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For the 2021 school year, there are 229 public schools serving 163,105 students in Denton County, TX. 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 Pearson Middle School, Wakeland High School and Castle Hills Elementary School. 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 57% (versus the Texas public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Denton County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Denton County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Pearson Middle School Math: 89% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2323 Stonebrook Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-4450

    Grades: 6-8 | 770 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Wakeland High School Math: 84% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10700 Legacy Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,195 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Castle Hills Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1025 Holy Grail Dr
    The Colony, TX 75056
    (469) 713-5952

    Grades: PK-5 | 641 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Hosp Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5050 Lone Star Ranch Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-4050

    Grades: K-5 | 743 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Griffin Middle School Math: 88% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3703 Edorado Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-4900

    Grades: 6-8 | 867 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Marcus High School Math: 83% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5707 Morriss Rd
    Flower Mound, TX 75028
    (469) 713-5196

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,274 students
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Pioneer Heritage Middle School Math: 89% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1649 High Shoals Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-4700

    Grades: 6-8 | 877 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Wellington Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3900 Kenwood Dr
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
    (469) 713-5989

    Grades: PK-5 | 912 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Flower Mound High School Math: 81% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3411 Peters Colony Rd
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
    (469) 713-5192

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,616 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Mckamy Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2401 Old Settlers Rd
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
    (469) 713-5991

    Grades: 6-8 | 941 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Bluebonnet Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2000 Spinks Rd
    Flower Mound, TX 75028
    (469) 713-5195

    Grades: PK-5 | 510 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Bledsoe Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1900 Timber Rdg Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3600

    Grades: K-5 | 683 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Reedy High School Math: 78% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3003 Stonebrook Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,819 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Nichols Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7411 Nichols Trail
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3950

    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Liberty Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4600 Quail Run Rd
    Flower Mound, TX 75022
    (469) 713-5958

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Sparks Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8200 Otis Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3000

    Grades: PK-5 | 725 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Purefoy Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    11880 Teel Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3875

    Grades: K-5 | 585 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Shadow Ridge Middle School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2050 Aberdeen Rd
    Flower Mound, TX 75028
    (469) 713-5984

    Grades: 6-8 | 721 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Fisher Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2500 Old Orchard Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-2600

    Grades: K-5 | 584 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Clayton Downing Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5555 Bridlewood Blvd
    Flower Mound, TX 75028
    (469) 713-5962

    Grades: 6-8 | 546 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Newman Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12333 Briar Ridge Rd
    Frisco, TX 75033
    (469) 633-3975

    Grades: K-5 | 813 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Corinth Classical Upper School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    800 Point Vista Dr Ste 518
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (940) 321-1144

    Grades: 8-9 | 135 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Samuel Beck Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    401 Parkview Dr
    Roanoke, TX 76262
    (817) 215-0450

    Grades: PK-5 | 838 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Argyle Intermediate School Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    800 Eagle Dr
    Argyle, TX 76226
    (940) 464-5100

    Grades: 4-5 | 400 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Ep Rayzor Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    377 Rayzor Rd
    Argyle, TX 76226
    (940) 369-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Vaughn Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3535 Guinn Gate Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-2575

    Grades: K-5 | 572 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Lakeview Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    100 Village Trl
    Roanoke, TX 76262
    (817) 215-0750

    Grades: PK-5 | 623 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Pink Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    3650 Overhill Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3500

    Grades: K-5 | 481 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Wayne A Cox Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1100 Litsey Rd
    Roanoke, TX 76262
    (817) 698-7200

    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    James M Steele High School Alternative School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    606 N Walnut
    Roanoke, TX 76262
    (817) 698-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Allen Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5800 Legacy Dr
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-3800

    Grades: K-5 | 630 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Mcauliffe Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2300 Briarhill Blvd
    Lewisville, TX 75077
    (469) 713-5959

    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Harpool Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9601 Stacee Ln
    Sanger, TX 76266
    (940) 369-1700

    Grades: 6-8 | 990 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Cobb Middle School Math: 76% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9400 Teel Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (469) 633-4300

    Grades: 6-8 | 949 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Trent Middle School Math: 75% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    13131 Coleto Creek Dr
    Frisco, TX 75033
    (469) 633-4400

    Grades: 6-8 | 887 students
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