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  1. #13 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Katy Independent School District

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    KATY, TX,

    520 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says KISD is an excellent district overall. Employees selected are often well qualified for their positions, facilities are well kept and the attention on student safety is phenomenonal! However like any....

    Read 520 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 72,

    Students: 83,423,

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  2. #26 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Tomball Independent School District

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    TOMBALL, TX,

    89 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience has been great. I spent my entire school life at Tomball School district and have finally graduated from Tomball High school. Throughout the entire journey I felt like the teachers were....

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 21,

    Students: 18,294,

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  3. #33 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Pearland Independent School District

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    PEARLAND, TX,

    160 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Pearland welcomed me when I moved away from my hometown my freshman year of highschool. While it welcomed me, it also challenged me in the best way possible. It was more academically challenging than....

    Read 160 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 24,

    Students: 21,760,

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  4. #44 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Clear Creek Independent School District

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    LEAGUE CITY, TX,

    288 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says There are a lot of good things about Clear Brook High School. For students who want to excel in any are, there are plenty of opportunities for them to do so. There's a variety of advanced and AP....

    Read 288 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 47,

    Students: 42,388,

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  5. #52 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Conroe Independent School District

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    CONROE, TX,

    242 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Conroe ISD is the best of the best. I love the diversity, the special programs (ESL support, 504, gifted & talented), the little ways students can get involved in clubs, and the top-notch teachers!....

    Read 242 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 61,

    Students: 64,799,

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  6. #59 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District

    School District,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    532 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved how the teachers were non-biased with a focus on giving us the tools to learn rather then informing us what we should know. They really focused on giving us an excellent education experience....

    Read 532 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 89,

    Students: 117,446,

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  7. #62 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Humble Independent School District

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    HUMBLE, TX,

    184 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The district is in a good location and has many opportunities for students to grow in the community. Individuals would have the chance to learn from others, and the district has many events that the....

    Read 184 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 48,

    Students: 45,078,

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  8. #72 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Fort Bend Independent School District

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    SUGAR LAND, TX,

    662 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says As a student in FBISD for nearly 11 years, I have been able to see the progression of my academics over time. At least in STEM classes, the passion from students drives the improvement of the courses...These academics seem to hinder our extracurricular performance as well. A district like Katy ISD seems to have more success in clubs because parents can be much more involved in their schools'...I hope these discrepancies will be fixed in FBISD's future, even if I won't be there to see them!.

    Read 662 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 81,

    Students: 77,756,

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  9. #75 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Harmony Public Schools - Houston West

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    SUGAR LAND, TX,

    42 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My time in harmony school of innovation was very fruitful and rewarding. The teachers prepared their students for tests like SAT and AP exams. The counselors also guided students aptly in their....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 6,

    Students: 3,849,

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  10. #106 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Lamar Consolidated Independent School District

    School District,

    ROSENBERG, TX,

    183 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Lamar CISD has provided an excellent education for both my children in the past 10 years. They have experienced tremendous growth over the last decade and with it's caring district and school....

    Read 183 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 40,

    Students: 35,156,

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  11. #111 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Klein Independent School District

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    KLEIN, TX,

    457 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says Klein ISD has been home to me since 1978 as I entered Kindergarten as a student and graduated from Klein ISD. I am a parent of two KISD graduates, and my husband and I are both employees of KISD. We....

    Read 457 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 51,

    Students: 54,096,

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  12. #129 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Deer Park Independent School District

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    DEER PARK, TX,

    199 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The staff really care about the success of their students. I always felt safe on campus, and always had resources to reach out if I felt I was lagging behind. DPISD offers a dual credit program with....

    Read 199 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 14,

    Students: 12,766,

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  13. #158 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Spring Branch Independent School District

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    HOUSTON, TX,

    139 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says SBISD has an awesome group of teachers, mentors and educators. Newer / nicer schools are being built. Schools, students, and staff are diverse and there are many learning opportunities to learn and....

    Read 139 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 48,

    Students: 35,188,

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  14. #194 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Harmony Public Schools - Houston North

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    HOUSTON, TX,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Harmony Public Schools in my area (I've attended 3 of them- Excellence, Achievement, and currently in Discovery) have given me the opportunity to build a strong foundation and grow on top of it in....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 9,

    Students: 5,556,

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  15. #223 Best School Districts in Texas.

    La Porte Independent School District

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    LA PORTE, TX,

    44 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says La Porte ISD is full of excellent professionals that understand how to meet the needs of the students. This district values both student and faculty members, and it is truly like a family!.

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 14,

    Students: 7,211,

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  16. #224 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Crosby Independent School District

    School District,

    CROSBY, TX,

    39 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Great school, many opportunities, and many resources to continue your education. They offer a program called Modified early college program (MECA) where a sophomore in high school can earn their....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 9,

    Students: 6,452,

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  17. #313 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Waller Independent School District

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    WALLER, TX,

    32 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Has a large varieties for opportunities and guarantees every one is involved. Makes you school experience as enjoyable as possible..

    Read 32 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 8,

    Students: 7,729,

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  18. #368 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Huffman Independent School District

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    HUFFMAN, TX,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Everything about this school district is Great except for the Middle schools Ability to control Bullying' of Handicapped children. Also Notifying A Parent of A Concern or problem there child is....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 5,

    Students: 3,596,

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  19. #388 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Pasadena Independent School District

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    PASADENA, TX,

    293 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The best part about Pasadena Independent School District is that there are lots of opportunities to grow. One of those opportunities has been to serve on my drill Team as a top officer. Another...and their willingness to guide me in making college decisions. The teachers are very helpful and it is a friendly environment. I have appreciated the ability to perform and football games and pep....

    Read 293 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 70,

    Students: 52,878,

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  20. #400 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Goose Creek Consolidated Independent School District

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    BAYTOWN, TX,

    128 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My family and I have lived in this district all of our lives. Academics and college readiness are only two of the many areas in which the district is recognized as succeeding and investing time. We....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 29,

    Students: 23,926,

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  21. #406 Best School Districts in Texas.

    New Caney Independent School District

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    NEW CANEY, TX,

    101 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says New Caney was a real change of environment for me when I first came there from a 1A small school, all faculty and staff members made that experience go smoothly and my transition went well. Teachers....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 20,

    Students: 16,110,

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  22. #440 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Alief Independent School District

    School District,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    213 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Very caring staff for many years. Highly inspired to excel and give back! Neat, organized, early bird and work hard! Stay positive and stay strong! Lots of great classmates who graduated from all....

    Read 213 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 46,

    Students: 45,300,

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  23. #489 Best School Districts in Texas.

    Galena Park Independent School District

    School District,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    157 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I didn't always attend a high school within the Galena Park ISD. I transferred my sophomore year, from an all-girls high school. However, the school along with the district welcomed me with open....

    Read 157 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 25,

    Students: 22,428,

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  24. Houston Independent School District

    School District,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    1088 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I would rate the Houston Independent School District a 5 out of 5. I give them this rating because of their involvement with students and teachers. They have suck a great involvement with their....

    Read 1088 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Schools: 280,

    Students: 210,061,

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  25. Sheldon Independent School District

    School District,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    80 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall Sheldon is a great district. Most of the teachers are not only goof at teaching but also helping students out on a mentor level. The food is not that bad in the cafeteria. The janitors work....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Total Schools: 13,

    Students: 10,133,

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