Palacios Independent School District
Located in southwestern Matagorda County, a small portion of the district extends into southeastern Jackson County. The district serves Palacios and several unincorporated areas, including Collegeport in Matagorda County.
PISD's rival is Tidehaven Independent School District.
- Palacios High School (Grades 9-12)
- Palacios High School has been awarded the bronze medal by US News's America's Best High Schools, US News.
- Palacios Junior High (Grades 7-8)
- East Side Intermediate (Grades 4-6)
- Central Elementary (Grades PK-3)
- "2009 Accountability Rating System". Texas Education Agency. Archived from the original on 2015-10-25.
- Blue Ribbon Schools Program, Schools Recognized 1982-1983 Through 1999-2002 (PDF)