Top 10 Best 78570 Texas Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,230 students in 78570, TX (there are 1 private school, serving 13 private students). 100% of all K-12 students in 78570, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
The top ranked public schools in 78570, TX are South Texas Isd Science Academy, South Texas Isd Health Professions and Mercedes Early College Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 78570 have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Texas public school average of 41%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 51% statewide average). Schools in 78570, TX have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Best 78570, TX Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
South Texas Isd Science Academy
Magnet School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
900 Med High Dr
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-4620
Grades: 9-12
| 764 students
Rank: #22.
South Texas Isd Health Professions
Magnet School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 77%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
700 Med High Dr
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-2237
Grades: 6-12
| 940 students
Rank: #33.
Mercedes Early College Academy
Alternative School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
837 S Ohio
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-5180
Grades: 9-12
| 384 students
Rank: #44.
Ruben Hinojosa Elementary School
(Math: 31% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
500 S Rio Rico Rd
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 512-2227
Grades: PK-5
| 446 students
Rank: #55.
Travis Elementary School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1551 S Georgia Ave
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2322
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
Rank: #66.
John F Kennedy Elementary School
(Math: 29% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
801 Hidalgo St
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2300
Grades: PK-5
| 408 students
Rank: #77.
Taylor Elementary School
(Math: 35% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
900 N Missouri Ave
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2388
Grades: PK-5
| 421 students
Rank: #88.
Sgt Manuel Chacon Middle School
(Math: 23% | Reading: 35%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
801 S Mile 1 E
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2200
Grades: 6-9
| 576 students
Rank: #99.
Sgt William G Harrell Middle School
(Math: 16% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2825 N Fm 491
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2300
Grades: 6-9
| 488 students
Rank: #1010.
Mercedes Academic Academy
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
720 S Mile 1 E
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-5076
Grades: 9-12
| 64 students
Rank: #1111.
Triumph Public High Schools-mercedes
Alternative School
Charter School
(Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
103 E 2nd St
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-5417
Grades: 9-12
| 112 students
Rank: #1212.
Mercedes High School
(Math: 11% | Reading: 18%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 S Florida
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,007 students
Rank: n/an/a
Mercedes Daep
Alternative School
720 S Mile 1 E
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-5076
Grades: 2-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
950 W 6th St
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 825-5117
Grades: PK
| 152 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 78570 Texas

78570, Texas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
100 Med High Dr
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-2454
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
100 Med High Dr
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-2454
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
700 Med High Dr
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-2454
Grades: 9-12
| 636 students
801 Hidalgo St
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2300
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
837 S Ohio St
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2366
Grades: 5-6
| 763 students
950 W Sixth St
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 514-2344
Grades: PK-K
| 629 students
326 S Texas
Mercedes, TX 78570
(956) 565-3663
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 78570, TX?
How many public schools are located in 78570, TX?
14 public schools are located in 78570, TX.
What percentage of students in 78570, TX go to public school?
100% of all K-12 students in 78570, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in 78570, TX?
78570, TX public schools minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public schools average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

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