Top 3 Best 77488 Texas Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,914 students in 77488, TX (there are 1 private school, serving 79 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in 77488, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 95%).
The top ranked public schools in 77488, TX are Wharton High School, Wharton J High School and Wharton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 77488 have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Texas public school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 42% statewide average). Schools in 77488, TX have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public schools.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Best 77488, TX Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Wharton High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1 Tiger Ave
Wharton, TX 77488
(979) 532-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 583 students
Rank: #22.
Wharton J High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1120 N Rusk St
Wharton, TX 77488
(979) 532-6840
Grades: 6-8
| 444 students
Rank: #33.
Wharton Elementary School
Math: 22% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2030 E Boling Hwy
Wharton, TX 77488
(979) 532-6882
Grades: 3-5
| 400 students
Rank: n/an/a
1605 Alabama Rd
Wharton, TX 77488
(979) 532-6866
Grades: PK-2
| 487 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 77488 Texas

77488, Texas Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1619 M L K Blvd
Wharton, TX 77488
(979) 532-6882
Grades: 4-6
| 439 students
500 Abell St
Wharton, TX 77488
(979) 532-6262
Grades: PK-1
| 307 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in 77488, TX?

The top ranked public schools in 77488, TX are Wharton High School, Wharton J High School and Wharton Elementary School.

How many public schools are located in 77488, TX?

4 public schools are located in 77488, TX.

What percentage of students in 77488, TX go to public school?

96% of all K-12 students in 77488, TX are educated in public schools (compared to the TX state average of 95%).

What is the racial composition of students in 77488, TX?

77488, TX minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Recent Articles

Going Through a Divorce? How to Ensure Your Child's Continued Success in Public Schools
Going Through a Divorce? How to Ensure Your Child's Continued Success in Public Schools
Divorce can be a traumatic experience for children, but by working closely with your children's teachers, you can help maintain their grades and positive behavior at school.
Is Your Public School Understaffed? Why Schools are Instituting Hiring Freezes
Is Your Public School Understaffed? Why Schools are Instituting Hiring Freezes
Learn about how the current budget constraints are prompting public schools to institute hiring freezes - and how this will impact your children.
5 Tips for Helping Your Autistic Child Excel in Public Schools
5 Tips for Helping Your Autistic Child Excel in Public Schools
Learn about five ways you can work with your child's public school, teachers, and special programs to help your autistic child succeed academically.