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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools in Zapata County, TX, serving 2,598 students. Zapata County, TX public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Texas public elementary school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 46% statewide average). Elementary schools in Zapata County have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Texas public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Zapata County, TX are Benavides Elementary School, Zapata South Elementary School and Zapata North Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Texas public elementary school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Texas public elementary school average of 15:1.

Top Zapata County Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Benavides Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    307 Lincoln St
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-5611

    Grades: PK-5 | 90 students
  • Zapata South Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 45%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    500 Delmar St
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-4332

    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
  • Zapata North Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    502 E 17th Ave
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-6921

    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
  • Fidel And Andrea R Villarreal Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 34%
    Rank:
    5/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    805 Mira Flores St
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-4321

    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
  • Zapata Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    702 E 17th Ave
    Zapata, TX 78076
    (956) 765-6542

    Grades: 6-8 | 772 students
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