Top 10 Best Hale County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 6,658 students in Hale County, TX. Hale County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Hale County, TX are Abernathy Elementary School, Abernathy High School and Plainview High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hale County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Hale County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hale County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Abernathy Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
505 7th St
Abernathy, TX 79311
(806) 298-4930
Grades: PK-5
| 392 students
Rank: #22.
Abernathy High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
505 7th St
Abernathy, TX 79311
(806) 298-4902
Grades: 9-12
| 252 students
Rank: #33.
Plainview High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1501 Quincy St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6005
Grades: 9-12
| 1,444 students
Rank: #44.
Petersburg School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1411 W 4th
Petersburg, TX 79250
(806) 667-3585
Grades: PK-12
| 291 students
Rank: #55.
Hale Center High School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
411 Owl Dr
Hale Center, TX 79041
(806) 839-2452
Grades: 9-12
| 175 students
Rank: #66.
La Mesa Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
600 S Ennis St
Plainview, TX 79073
(806) 293-6055
Grades: PK-5
| 503 students
Rank: #77.
Cotton Center School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2345 Fm 179
Cotton Center, TX 79021
(806) 879-2176
Grades: PK-12
| 96 students
Rank: #88.
Abernathy Middle School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
505 7th St
Abernathy, TX 79311
(806) 298-4921
Grades: 6-8
| 166 students
Rank: #99.
Estacado Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 W 20th St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6015
Grades: 6-8
| 598 students
Rank: #1010.
Edgemere Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 W 20th St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6040
Grades: PK-5
| 364 students
Rank: #1111.
Akin Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
N Ave K
Hale Center, TX 79041
(806) 839-2121
Grades: PK-4
| 250 students
Rank: #1212.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1707 W 11th St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6045
Grades: PK-5
| 352 students
Rank: #1313.
Hillcrest Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
315 W Alpine Dr
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6050
Grades: PK-5
| 296 students
Rank: #1414.
Thunderbird Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 W 32nd St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6060
Grades: PK-5
| 359 students
Rank: #1515.
Coronado Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2501 Joliet St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6020
Grades: 6-8
| 622 students
Rank: #1616.
College Hill Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
707 Canyon St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6035
Grades: PK-5
| 295 students
Rank: #1717.
Carr Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
410 W 12th
Hale Center, TX 79041
(806) 839-2141
Grades: 5-8
| 193 students
Rank: n/an/a
Hale County Jjaep
Alternative School
1200 Houston St
Plainview, TX 79073
(806) 291-5230
Grades: 7-10
| 10 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Hale County, TX

Hale County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1200 Houston
Abernathy, TX 79311
(806) 298-4940
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
908 Ash St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6025
Grades: 6
| 409 students
908 Ash St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6010
Grades: 9-12
| 83 students
2501 Joliet St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6020
Grades: 7-9
| 414 students
2500 West 20th St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6015
Grades: 8-9
| 411 students
Hale Co Jjaep (Closed 2013)
Alternative School
1200 Houston St
Petersburg, TX 79250
(806) 291-5321
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
103 W Cleveland
Hale Center, TX 79041
(806) 839-2451
Grades: 9
| 1 students
122 E 6th St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 628-6271
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
1800 Joliet St
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 293-6030
Grades: 5
| 432 students
1200 Houston St
Petersburg, TX 79250
(806) 291-5321
Grades: 9
| 1 students
1109 Ave G
Petersburg, TX 79250
(806) 667-3577
Grades: PK-6
| n/a students
Slaton Daep (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
1200 Houston
Plainview, TX 79072
(806) 828-6591
Grades: 7-10
| 4 students

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