Villareal Elementary School is located on Resaca Boulevard in Olmito. The campus was the only one within the former Olmito Independent School District before it was consolidated with Los Fresnos CISD in 1970.
Villareal Elementary was built in 1955. Additions were made in 1973, 1996 and 2007.
VES houses about 370 students in grades Pre-Kindergarten through 5 and is a feeder to Resaca Middle School. The school mascot is Hawks and the principal is Pablo Leal.