Top 10 Best Starr County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 29 public schools serving 17,558 students in Starr County, TX. Starr County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Starr County, TX are Emma Vera Elementary School, Florence J Scott Elementary School and Rt Barrera Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Starr County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 51% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Starr County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Best Starr County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Emma Vera Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2015 N Us Hwy 83
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-4552
Grades: PK-5
| 421 students
Rank: #22.
Florence J Scott Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
800 Pfc Angel J Moreno St
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-1175
Grades: PK-5
| 589 students
Rank: #33.
Rt Barrera Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
126 N Fm 649
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 486-2475
Grades: PK-5
| 474 students
Rank: #44.
San Isidro High School
Math: 60-79% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5 Fm 1017
San Isidro, TX 78588
(956) 481-3110
Grades: 9-12
| 75 students
Rank: #55.
Preparatory For Early College High School
Magnet School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
144 Fm 3167
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 352-6349
Grades: 9-12
| 477 students
Rank: #66.
Roel A & Celia R Saenz Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
310 S Gate Rd
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-7230
Grades: PK-5
| 580 students
Rank: #77.
Ringgold Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 S Fort Ringgold
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 716-6929
Grades: PK-5
| 465 students
Rank: #88.
General Ricardo Sanchez Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2801 W Eisenhower St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-7095
Grades: PK-5
| 729 students
Rank: #99.
John & Olive Hinojosa Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2448 Embassy St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-3710
Grades: PK-5
| 486 students
Rank: #1010.
Alto Bonito Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
753 Fm 2360
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-6295
Grades: PK-5
| 570 students
Rank: #1111.
Roma Middle School
Math: 63% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2047 N Us Hwy 83
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-1434
Grades: 6-8
| 771 students
Rank: #1212.
Idea Rio Grande City Academy
Charter School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2803 W Monarch Ln
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 263-4900
Grades: PK-1
| 376 students
Rank: #1313.
Veterans Memorial Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4772 E Hwy 83
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-1717
Grades: PK-5
| 688 students
Rank: #1414.
Roque Guerra Junior Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1600 W Main St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 716-6982
Grades: PK-5
| 754 students
Rank: #1515.
Rio Grande City Cisd Grulla High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6884 E Hw 83
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 716-6700
Grades: 9-12
| 933 students
Rank: #1616.
Dr Mario E Ramirez Elementary School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8001 Trophy Rd
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-4457
Grades: PK-5
| 502 students
Rank: #1717.
North Grammar Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1400 N Lopez St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 716-6917
Grades: PK-5
| 535 students
Rank: #1818.
Veterans Middle School
Math: 45% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2700 W Eisenhower St
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 488-6084
Grades: 6-8
| 894 students
Rank: #1919.
La Union Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6300 Ne Hwy 83
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-3404
Grades: PK-5
| 372 students
Rank: #2020.
Ramiro Barrera Middle School
Math: 47% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
258 N Fm 649
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 486-2670
Grades: 6-8
| 622 students
Rank: #2121.
San Isidro Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5 Fm 1017
San Isidro, TX 78588
(956) 481-3107
Grades: PK-8
| 163 students
Rank: #2222.
Grulla Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Fm 2360
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-5558
Grades: 6-8
| 682 students
Rank: #2323.
Rio Grande City High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Fm 755
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 488-6000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,761 students
Rank: #2424.
Ringgold Middle School
Math: 42% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
144 Fm 3167
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 716-6851
Grades: 6-8
| 753 students
Rank: #2525.
Roma High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2021 N Us Hwy 83
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-1333
Grades: 8-12
| 1,781 students
Rank: #2626.
Idea Rio Grande City College Preparatory
Charter School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2803 W Monarch Ln
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 263-4900
Grades: 6
| 103 students
Rank: #2727.
Grulla Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
443 Old Military Rd
Rio Grande City, TX 78582
(956) 487-3306
Grades: PK-5
| 547 students
Instructional & Guidance Center
Alternative School
608 N Garcia St
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-2803
Grades: 6-12
| 23 students
3210 Old Escobares Hwy 83
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-4800
Grades: PK-5
| 432 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Starr County, TX

Starr County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1334 Fourth St
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-1717
Grades: PK
| 464 students
5103 S Embassy
Mcallen, TX 78502
(956) 488-8883
Grades: PK-12
| 169 students
800 Gladiator Dr
Roma, TX 78584
(956) 849-2341
Grades: 5-6
| 922 students

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