Top 10 Best Harris County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 1107 public schools serving 895,166 students in Harris County, TX. Harris County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Harris County, TX are Debakey H S For Health Prof, Spring Branch Academic Institute and East Early College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Harris County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Texas public school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Harris County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Harris County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Debakey H S For Health Prof Magnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3100 Shenandoah St
    Houston, TX 77021
    (713) 741-2410

    Grades: 9-12 | 890 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Spring Branch Academic Institute Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    8390 Westview Dr
    Houston, TX 77055
    (713) 251-2219

    Grades: 1-8 | 94 students
  • Rank: #33.
    East Early College High School Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    220 N Milby St
    Houston, TX 77003
    (713) 847-4809

    Grades: 9-12 | 485 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Alief Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2811 A Hayes Rd
    Houston, TX 77082
    (281) 988-3010

    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Carnegie Vanguard High School Magnet School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1501 Taft
    Houston, TX 77019
    (713) 732-3690

    Grades: 9-12 | 626 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Eastwood Academy Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1315 Dumble
    Houston, TX 77023
    (713) 924-1697

    Grades: 9-12 | 427 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Creekside Forest Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5949 Creekside Forest Dr
    Spring, TX 77389
    (281) 357-4526

    Grades: PK-5 | 548 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Pope Elementary School Math: 91% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    19019 N Bridgeland Lake Pkwy
    Cypress, TX 77433
    (281) 373-2340

    Grades: PK-5 | 779 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    T H Rogers School Magnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    5840 San Felipe St
    Houston, TX 77057
    (713) 917-3565

    Grades: PK-12 | 971 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    West University Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3756 University Blvd
    Houston, TX 77005
    (713) 295-5215

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,304 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Quest Early College High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    1700 Wilson Rd
    Humble, TX 77338
    (281) 641-7300

    Grades: 9-12 | 430 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Horn Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 90% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4530 Holly St
    Bellaire, TX 77401
    (713) 295-5264

    Grades: PK-5 | 857 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Rummel Creek Elementary School Math: 90% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    625 Brittmoore
    Houston, TX 77079
    (713) 251-6700

    Grades: PK-5 | 737 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Roberts Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    6000 Greenbriar St
    Houston, TX 77030
    (713) 295-5272

    Grades: PK-5 | 759 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Cornerstone Academy Charter School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    9016 Westview Dr
    Houston, TX 77055
    (713) 251-1600

    Grades: 6-8 | 373 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Clear Horizons Early College High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13735 Beamer Rd Box 613
    Houston, TX 77089
    (281) 929-4657

    Grades: 9-12 | 442 students
  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Spring Early College Academy Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1001 Southridge
    Houston, TX 77090
    (281) 891-6223

    Grades: 9-12 | 417 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hazel S Pattison Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    19910 Stonelodge
    Katy, TX 77450
    (281) 237-5456

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,015 student
  • Rank: #19-2119.- 21.
    Creekside Park J High School Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8711 Creekside Green Dr
    Tomball, TX 77375
    (281) 357-3282

    Grades: 6-8 | 672 students
  • Rank: #19-2119.- 21.
    Lanier Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2600 Woodhead St
    Houston, TX 77098
    (713) 942-1900

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,469 student
  • Rank: #19-2119.- 21.
    River Oaks Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2008 Kirby Dr
    Houston, TX 77019
    (713) 942-1460

    Grades: K-5 | 645 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Bush Elementary School Math: 89% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13800 Westerloch Dr
    Houston, TX 77077
    (281) 368-2150

    Grades: PK-5 | 903 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Frostwood Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12214 Memorial Dr
    Houston, TX 77024
    (713) 251-5700

    Grades: PK-5 | 707 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Mandarin Immersion Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 84% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5445 W Alabama
    Houston, TX 77056
    (713) 295-5276

    Grades: PK-7 | 638 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Sampson Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    16002 Coles Crossing Dr
    Cypress, TX 77429
    (281) 213-1600

    Grades: PK-5 | 972 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Wilchester Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    13618 St Marys Ln
    Houston, TX 77079
    (713) 251-7700

    Grades: PK-5 | 793 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Challenge Early College High School Magnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    5601 W Loop S
    Houston, TX 77081
    (713) 664-9712

    Grades: 9-12 | 468 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Memorial Middle School Math: 87% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    12550 Vindon
    Houston, TX 77024
    (713) 251-3900

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,348 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Tomball Memorial High School Math: 86% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    19100 Northpointe Ridge Ln
    Tomball, TX 77377
    (281) 357-3230

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,247 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Smith Middle School Math: 84% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10300 Warner Smith Blvd
    Cypress, TX 77433
    (281) 213-1010

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,447 student
  • Rank: #3131.
    Bridgeland High School Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10707 Mason Rd
    Cypress, TX 77433
    (832) 349-7600

    Grades: 9-10 | 1,276 student
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Creekview Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8877 W New Harmony
    Tomball, TX 77375
    (281) 357-3070

    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Timber Creek Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8455 Creekside Green Dr
    Spring, TX 77389
    (281) 357-3060

    Grades: PK-5 | 517 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Kerr High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    8150 Sugarland Howell
    Houston, TX 77083
    (281) 983-8484

    Grades: 9-12 | 806 students
  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Ischool High At University Park Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    20515 Tomball Pkwy
    Lewisville, TX 75029
    (972) 316-3663

    Grades: 9-12 | 328 students
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