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For the 2021 school year, there are 60 public schools serving 38,160 students in Ellis County, TX. Ellis County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Ellis County, TX are Waxahachie Global High School, Longbranch Elementary School and Margaret L Felty Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Ellis County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Texas public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Ellis County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Ellis County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Waxahachie Global High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    602 Second St
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4761

    Grades: 9-12 | 370 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Longbranch Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6631 F M 1387
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-2830

    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Margaret L Felty Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    231 Park Pl Blvd
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4616

    Grades: K-5 | 651 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Dolores Mcclatchey Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6631 Shiloh Rd
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-5266

    Grades: K-5 | 591 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Shackelford Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1001 Butcher Rd
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4666

    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Eastridge Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    725 E Ovilla Rd
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (972) 617-2266

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Mt Peak Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5201 F M 663
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-2881

    Grades: PK-5 | 690 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Frank Seale Middle School Math: 66% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    700 George Hopper Rd
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-6145

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,058 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Larue Miller Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2800 Sudith Ln
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-4497

    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Walnut Grove Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    990 N Walnut Grove Rd
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-5355

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,058 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Palmer Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    303 Dick St
    Palmer, TX 75152
    (972) 449-3132

    Grades: PK-4 | 510 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Irvin Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    700 W Ave H
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-8239

    Grades: K-5 | 353 students
  • Rank: #12-1312.- 13.
    Maypearl High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2 Phillips St
    Maypearl, TX 76064
    (972) 435-1020

    Grades: 9-12 | 374 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Wooden Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    200 Louise Ritter Blvd
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (972) 617-2977

    Grades: PK-5 | 552 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Dunaway Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    600 S Hwy 77
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4646

    Grades: K-5 | 565 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Palmer Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    118 F M 813
    Palmer, TX 75152
    (972) 449-3319

    Grades: 5-8 | 391 students
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Houston Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1701 S Hall St
    Ennis, TX 75119
    (972) 872-7285

    Grades: 1-3 | 288 students
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Marvin Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    110 Brown St
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4670

    Grades: K-5 | 384 students
  • Rank: #17-1917.- 19.
    Palmer High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    422 W Jefferson
    Palmer, TX 75152
    (972) 449-3487

    Grades: 9-12 | 314 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Robbie E Howard J High School Math: 51% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    265 Broadhead Rd
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4771

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,005 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    Midlothian Heritage High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    4000 Fm 1387
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-8296

    Grades: 9-12 | 914 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Bowie Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    501 Jeter Dr
    Ennis, TX 75119
    (972) 872-7234

    Grades: 1-3 | 361 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Wedgeworth Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    405 Solon Rd
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4640

    Grades: K-5 | 682 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Oliver E Clift Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    650 Parks School House Rd
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4720

    Grades: K-5 | 375 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Dorie Miller Intermediate School Math: 60% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2200 W Lampasas
    Ennis, TX 75119
    (972) 872-3775

    Grades: 4-6 | 644 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Shields Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    223 W Ovilla Rd
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (972) 617-4799

    Grades: PK-5 | 580 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Northside Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    801 Brown St
    Waxahachie, TX 75165
    (972) 923-4610

    Grades: K-5 | 457 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Austin Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1500 Austin Dr
    Ennis, TX 75119
    (972) 872-7190

    Grades: 1-3 | 281 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Life School Red Oak Charter School
    Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    777 S I 35 E
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (469) 552-9200

    Grades: K-6 | 1,030 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Red Oak Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    152 Louise Ritter Blvd
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (972) 617-0066

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,378 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Ennis J High School Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3101 Ensign Rd
    Ennis, TX 75119
    (972) 872-3850

    Grades: 7-8 | 859 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Midlothian High School Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    923 S 9th St
    Midlothian, TX 76065
    (972) 775-8226

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,783 student
  • Rank: #3333.
    Travis Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    200 N Shawnee
    Ennis, TX 75119
    (972) 872-7455

    Grades: 1-3 | 288 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Red Oak High School Math: 49% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    220 S State Hwy 342
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (972) 617-3535

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,835 student
  • Rank: #3535.
    Life H S Waxahachie Charter School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    170 W Butcher Rd
    Red Oak, TX 75154
    (469) 708-4444

    Grades: 9-12 | 931 students
  • Show 25 more public schools in Ellis County, TX (out of 60 total schools)
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