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For the 2021 school year, there are 338 public schools serving 224,749 students in Hidalgo County, TX. Hidalgo County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Hidalgo County, TX are Achieve Early College High School, South Texas Preparatory Academy and Mission Collegiate High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Hidalgo County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Hidalgo County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Best Hidalgo County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Achieve Early College High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3200 W Pecan
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 872-1653

    Grades: 9-12 | 491 students
  • Rank: #22.
    South Texas Preparatory Academy Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    724 Sugar Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956) 381-5522

    Grades: 7-8 | 615 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Mission Collegiate High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    605 S Los Ebanos Rd
    Mission, TX 78573
    (956) 323-6120

    Grades: 9-12 | 433 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Sharyland Advanced Academic Academy Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1106 N Shary Rd Bldg A
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 584-6467

    Grades: 9-12 | 392 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Jimmy Carter Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    603 N College Dr
    La Joya, TX 78560
    (956) 323-2200

    Grades: 9-12 | 355 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Thelma Rosa Salinas Stem Early College High School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    801 N College Dr
    La Joya, TX 78560
    (956) 323-2240

    Grades: 9-12 | 422 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Idea Mcallen College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    201 N Bentsen Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 429-4100

    Grades: 6-11 | 693 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Mercedes Early College Academy Alternative School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    837 S Ohio
    Mercedes, TX 78570
    (956) 514-5180

    Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Canterbury Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2821 W Canton Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2374

    Grades: PK-5 | 636 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Valley View North Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9701 S Jackson Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 340-1600

    Grades: PK-4 | 493 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Gonzalez Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    201 E Martin Ave
    Mcallen, TX 78504
    (956) 971-4577

    Grades: PK-5 | 888 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Idea Quest College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    14001 N Rooth Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78541
    (956) 287-1003

    Grades: 6-12 | 741 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    South Texas Business Education & Technology Academ Math: 80-84% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    510 S Sugar Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78539
    (956) 383-1684

    Grades: 9-12 | 623 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    B L Gray J High School Math: 79% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4400 S Glasscock Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 580-5333

    Grades: 7-8 | 776 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Harry Shimotsu Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3101 San Mateo St
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 583-5643

    Grades: PK-6 | 704 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    904 S 12th Ave
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2385

    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Carmen Anaya Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1000 W Dicker Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 784-8500

    Grades: PK-5 | 497 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4205 Los Indios Pkwy
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 584-4990

    Grades: PK-6 | 447 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Valley View Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9701 S Jackson Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 340-1450

    Grades: PK-4 | 457 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Valley View 5th Grade Campus Math: 74% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9701 S Jackson Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 340-1400

    Grades: 5 | 299 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Jc Kelly Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    201 E Las Milpas Rd
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 843-4201

    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Sharyland High School Math: 69% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1106 N Shary Rd
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 580-5300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,510 student
  • Rank: #2323.
    Milam Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3800 N Main St
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 971-4333

    Grades: PK-5 | 923 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Memorial Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1700 S Border
    Weslaco, TX 78596
    (956) 969-6780

    Grades: PK-5 | 917 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Morris Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1400 Trenton Rd
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 618-7300

    Grades: 6-8 | 959 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Hurla M Midkiff Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4201 N Mayberry
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 323-7000

    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Sharyland North J High School Math: 79% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1500 Dove
    Mission, TX 78572
    (956) 686-1415

    Grades: 7-8 | 867 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Cathey Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1800 N Cynthia
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 971-4300

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,003 student
  • Rank: #2929.
    Idea Toros College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 60-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    315 E Palm Dr
    Edinburg, TX 78542
    (956) 961-7807

    Grades: 6-12 | 102 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    R C Flores-mark A Zapata Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14000 N Rooth Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2445

    Grades: PK-5 | 532 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Idea Edinburg College Preparatory Charter School
    Math: 67% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2553 Roegiers Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78541
    (956) 287-6300

    Grades: 6-12 | 750 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Houston Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3221 Olga Ave
    Mcallen, TX 78501
    (956) 971-4484

    Grades: PK-5 | 520 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Trevino Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    909 S Monmack Rd
    Edinburg, TX 78540
    (956) 289-2550

    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Hidalgo Park Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    8700 S I Rd
    Hidalgo, TX 78557
    (956) 834-4276

    Grades: PK-5 | 366 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Valley View South Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9701 S Jackson Rd
    Pharr, TX 78577
    (956) 340-1650

    Grades: PK-4 | 358 students
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