Top 10 Best Temple Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 21 public schools serving 12,495 students in Temple, TX. Temple has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
The top ranked public schools in Temple, TX are Tarver Elementary School, Joe M Pirtle Elementary School and North Belton Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Temple, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 47% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Temple have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Best Temple, TX Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tarver Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7949 Stonehollow Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-3800
Grades: K-5
| 587 students
Rank: #22.
Joe M Pirtle Elementary School
Math: 60% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
714 S Pea Rdg
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-3400
Grades: K-5
| 762 students
Rank: #33.
North Belton Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7907 Prairie View Rd
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 316-5200
Grades: 6-9
| 959 students
Rank: #44.
High Point Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1635 Starlight Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 316-5000
Grades: K-5
| 716 students
Rank: #55.
Kennedy-powell Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3707 W Nugent Ave
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-6000
Grades: K-5
| 499 students
Rank: #66.
Lake Belton Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8818 Tarver Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-2900
Grades: 6-9
| 840 students
Rank: #77.
Jefferson Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2616 N 3rd St
Temple, TX 76501
(254) 215-5500
Grades: PK-5
| 578 students
Rank: #88.
Temple High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
415 N 31st St
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-7000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,145 students
Rank: #99.
Bonham Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4600 Midway Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-6600
Grades: 6-8
| 576 students
Rank: #1010.
Cater Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4111 Lark Trl
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-7444
Grades: PK-5
| 334 students
Rank: #1111.
Hector P Garcia Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2525 Lavendusky Dr
Temple, TX 76501
(254) 215-6100
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #1212.
Raye-allen Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
5015 S 5th St
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-5800
Grades: PK-5
| 469 students
Rank: #1313.
Western Hills Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Arapaho Dr
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-5600
Grades: PK-5
| 403 students
Rank: #1414.
Scott Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2301 W Ave P
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-6222
Grades: PK-5
| 483 students
Rank: #1515.
Thornton Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2900 Pin Oak Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 215-5700
Grades: PK-5
| 734 students
Rank: #1616.
Travis Science Academy
Math: 34% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1551 S 25th St
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 691 students
Rank: #1717.
Lamar Middle School
Math: 31% | Reading: 31%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2120 N 1st St
Temple, TX 76501
(254) 215-6444
Grades: 6-8
| 610 students
Rank: #1818.
Fred W Edwards Academy Aec
Alternative School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1414 W Barton
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-6944
Grades: 9-12
| 128 students
1717 E Ave J
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-6700
Grades: PK
| 514 students
Scott & White Hospital
Alternative School
2401 S 31st St
Temple, TX 76508
(254) 778-3795
Grades: 2-9
| 2 students
Wheatley Alternative Education Center
Alternative School
515 E Ave D
Temple, TX 76501
(254) 215-5665
Grades: 1-12
| 39 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Temple, Texas

Temple, Texas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
200 N 23 St
Temple, TX 76504
(254) 215-6760
Grades: 8
| 1 students
1717 East Ave J
Temple, TX 76501
(254) 215-7475
Grades: PK-4
| 223 students
8818 Tarver Dr
Temple, TX 76502
(254) 295-2100
Grades: 5-6
| 539 students

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