Top 10 Best Travis County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 311 public schools serving 183,605 students in Travis County, TX (there are 127 private schools, serving 19,147 private students). 91% of all K-12 students in Travis County, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
The top ranked public schools in Travis County, TX are Lasa High School, University Of Texas At Austin High School and Canyon Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Travis County, TX public schools have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the Texas public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in Travis County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Best Travis County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lasa High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
7309 Lazy Creek Dr
Austin, TX 78724
(512) 414-2589
Grades: 9-12
| 1,309 students
Rank: #22.
University Of Texas At Austin High School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2901 N Ih 35
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-3503
Grades: 9-12
| 666 students
Rank: #33.
Canyon Creek Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
10210 Ember Glen Dr
Austin, TX 78726
(512) 428-2800
Grades: K-5
| 331 students
Rank: #44.
Westlake High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
4100 Westbank Dr
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9280
Grades: 9-12
| 2,823 students
Rank: #55.
Laurel Mountain Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
10111 Dk Ranch Rd
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 464-4300
Grades: PK-5
| 546 students
Rank: #66.
River Ridge Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12900 Tierra Grande Trl
Austin, TX 78732
(512) 570-7300
Grades: K-5
| 535 students
Rank: #77.
Barton Creek Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1314 Patterson Rd
Austin, TX 78733
(512) 732-9180
Grades: K-5
| 504 students
Rank: #88.
Laura Welch Bush Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12600 Country Trails
Austin, TX 78732
(512) 570-6100
Grades: PK-5
| 564 students
Rank: #99.
Gullett Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6310 Treadwell Blvd
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 414-2082
Grades: PK-5
| 571 students
Rank: #1010.
Westwood High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12400 Mellow Meadow Dr
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 464-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,781 students
Rank: #1111.
Canyon Vista Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8455 Spicewood Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78759
(512) 464-8100
Grades: 6-8
| 1,290 students
Rank: #1212.
Cedar Creek Elementary School
Math: 73% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3301 Pinnacle Rd
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9120
Grades: K-5
| 527 students
Rank: #1313.
Clayton Elementary School
Math: 69% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7525 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX 78739
(512) 841-9200
Grades: PK-5
| 692 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Basis Austin Pri
Charter School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7600 Woodrow Av
Austin, TX 78757
(737) 263-5890
Grades: K-2
| 269 students
Rank: #14 - 1514. - 15.
Hill Country Middle School
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1300 Walsh Tarleton Rd
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9220
Grades: 6-8
| 1,010 students
Rank: #1616.
Chaparral Star Academy
Charter School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
14046 Summit Dr
Austin, TX 78728
(512) 989-2672
Grades: K-12
| 354 students
Rank: #1717.
Doss Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7005 Northledge Dr
Austin, TX 78731
(512) 414-2365
Grades: PK-5
| 834 students
Rank: #1818.
Forest Trail Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1203 Loop 360 S
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9160
Grades: K-5
| 560 students
Rank: #1919.
Canyon Ridge Middle School
Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
12601 Country Trails Ln
Austin, TX 78732
(512) 570-3500
Grades: 6-8
| 1,164 students
Rank: #2020.
Bridge Point Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
6401 Cedar St
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9200
Grades: K-5
| 584 students
Rank: #2121.
Lake Pointe Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11801 Sonoma Dr
Austin, TX 78738
(512) 533-6500
Grades: PK-5
| 772 students
Rank: #2222.
West Ridge Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
9201 Scenic Bluff Dr
Austin, TX 78733
(512) 732-9240
Grades: 5-8
| 896 students
Rank: #2323.
Spicewood Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
11601 Olson Dr
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 428-3600
Grades: K-5
| 621 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Kiker Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5913 La Crosse Ave
Austin, TX 78739
(512) 414-2584
Grades: PK-5
| 775 students
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Mccallum High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5600 Sunshine Dr
Austin, TX 78756
(512) 414-2519
Grades: 9-12
| 1,826 students
Rank: #2626.
Bear Creek Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
12801 Escarpment Blvd
Austin, TX 78739
(512) 414-0310
Grades: PK-5
| 567 students
Rank: #2727.
Vandegrift High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
9500 Mcneil Dr
Austin, TX 78750
(512) 570-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 2,723 students
Rank: #2828.
Eanes Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4101 Bee Cave Rd
Austin, TX 78746
(512) 732-9100
Grades: PK-5
| 549 students
Rank: #2929.
Kealing Middle School
Math: 67% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1607 Pennsylvania Ave
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-3214
Grades: 6-8
| 1,319 students
Rank: #3030.
Brentwood Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6700 Arroyo Seco St
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 414-2039
Grades: PK-5
| 553 students
Rank: #3131.
Rough Hollow Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4219 Bee Creek Rd
Austin, TX 78738
(737) 931-3000
Grades: PK-5
| 891 students
Rank: #3232.
Lakeway Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1701 Lohmans Crossing Rd
Austin, TX 78738
(512) 533-6350
Grades: PK-5
| 572 students
Rank: #3333.
Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders
Alternative School
Math: 56% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2206 Prather Ln
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 414-3236
Grades: 6-12
| 895 students
Rank: #3434.
Casis Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2710 Exposition Blvd
Austin, TX 78703
(512) 414-2062
Grades: PK-5
| 622 students
Rank: #3535.
Mills Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6201 Davis Ln
Austin, TX 78749
(512) 841-2400
Grades: PK-5
| 784 students
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Travis County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4900 Gonzales St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-2304
Grades: PK
| 44 students
1401 A W Pecan St
Pflugerville, TX 78660
(512) 594-3600
Grades: 9-12
| 212 students
1401 A W Pecan
Pflugerville, TX 78660
(512) 594-3600
Grades: 6-8
| 18 students
American Youthworks Charter School (Closed 2012)
Alternative School
Charter School
216 East 4th St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 744-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 156 students
American Youthworks Charter School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1901 E Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 744-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 279 students
1901 E Ben White Blvd
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 744-1900
Grades: 9-12
| 170 students
Austin Can Academy Charter School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
2406 Rosewood
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 477-4226
Grades: 9-12
| 390 students
2410 E Riverside, Ste G
Austin, TX 78741
(512) 447-1333
Grades: 5-6
| 105 students
3100 E 4th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-2043
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
4900 Mueller Blvd
Austin, TX 78723
(512) 324-0000
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
1200 Rundberg Ln
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 414-9010
Grades: PK
| 217 students
1012 Arthur Stiles
Austin, TX 78721
(512) 414-5810
Grades: 9-11
| 260 students
The Echelon (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
1834 E Oltorf
Austin, TX 78744
(512) 444-8442
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
The Excel Center (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1015 Norwood Park Blvd
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 531-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 118 students
Excel Center Lockhart (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1400 E Mlk Industrial Blvd
Austin, TX 78753
(512) 531-5500
Grades: 9-12
| 13 students
The George Kozmetsky School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
P O Box 7667
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-7694
Grades: K-8
| 13 students
George M Kozmetsky School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
2200 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 997-8872
Grades: 2
| 1 students
Graduation Prep Academy Travis (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1211 E Oltorf
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 414-6635
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
4900 Gonzales
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-2304
Grades: K-2
| 334 students
4900 Gonzales
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-6120
Grades: 6
| 215 students
4500 Manchaca Rd
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 414-2094
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
1701 E 12th St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 926-1166
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
8509 Fm 969
Austin, TX 78724
(512) 651-2168
Grades: K-4
| n/a students
10435 Burnet Road
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 232-1872
Grades: 6-12
| 1 students
1605 Kramer Ln
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 977-9200
Grades: K-5
| 125 students
Meridell (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
P O Box 7667
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-7695
Grades: K-12
| 95 students
84 Robert Martinez Jr St
Austin, TX 78702
(512) 414-4408
Grades: PK-5
| 172 students
Miracle Farm High School (Closed 2009)
Alternative School
Charter School
10802 Fm 2621
Austin, TX 78713
(512) 232-5652
Grades: 7-12
| 10 students
7632 Hwy 71 West
Austin, TX 78735
(512) 288-9722
Grades: 3-10
| 9 students
600 E Parsons
Manor, TX 78653
(512) 278-4269
Grades: PK
| 13 students
The Oaks Treatment Center (Closed 2010)
Alternative School
Charter School
1407 Stassney Ln
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 751-4534
Grades: 1-12
| n/a students
1106 Rio Grande St
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 414-4428
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
Premier H S Of Austin High School (Closed 2021)
Alternative School
Charter School
1701 West Ben White 100a
Austin, TX 78704
(512) 444-8442
Grades: 8-12
| 228 students
1835 A Kramer Ln
Austin, TX 78758
(512) 832-0965
Grades: 9-12
| 212 students
2608 Richcreek Rd
Austin, TX 78757
(512) 414-9400
Grades: PK
| 304 students
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Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Travis County, TX?
The top ranked public schools in Travis County, TX include Lasa High School, University Of Texas At Austin High School and Canyon Creek Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Travis County, TX?
311 public schools are located in Travis County, TX.
What percentage of students in Travis County, TX go to public school?
91% of all K-12 students in Travis County, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 94%).
What is the racial composition of students in Travis County, TX?
Travis County, TX public schools minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public schools average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

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