Top Primary Schools in NSW - 2017


The following table lists the 2017  best primary schools in New South Wales. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. Related ratings: Top Sydney Primary Schools | Top Sydney Non-government Primary Schools | Top Sydney Government Primary Schools | NSW Primary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 NSW primary schools and trends with 2D / 3D charts side by side. Also available: Wollongong Top Government Primary Schools | Wollongong Top Non-Government Primary Schools. For other types of results or rankings, please visit School Ranking Home. There are a large range of factors that impact on academic results in addition to the role played by the school itself. These include the SES (Socio Economic Status) background of students, whether the school is selective in its student intake, etc. It is for the reader to do his own research and draw his or her own conclusions.

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Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100
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SchoolState Overall ScoreEnglishMathsTotal EnrolmentsLocality
Sydney Grammar School,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 100 1876 Darlinghurst,NSW,2010
St Aloysius' College,Milsons Point,NSW,2061 100 1242 Milsons Point,NSW,2061
Northcross Christian School,Ryde,NSW,2112 100 341 Ryde,NSW,2112
Abbotsleigh,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 1420 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
Arkana College,Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 100 204 Kingsgrove,NSW,2208
John Colet School,Belrose,NSW,2085 100 214 Belrose,NSW,2085
Matthew Pearce Public School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 100 1404 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
Artarmon Public School,Artarmon,NSW,2064 100 1173 Artarmon,NSW,2064
Carlingford West Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 1200 Carlingford,NSW,2118
Hornsby North Public School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 100 850 Hornsby,NSW,2077
Woollahra Public School,Woollahra,NSW,2025 100 777 Woollahra,NSW,2025
St Ives North Public School,St Ives,NSW,2075 100 884 St Ives,NSW,2075
Meriden School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 100 1071 Strathfield,NSW,2135
Beecroft Public School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 100 848 Beecroft,NSW,2119
Sydney Japanese International School,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 100 220 Terrey Hills,NSW,2084
Waitara Public School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 862 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
St Mary's Primary School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 100 371 North Sydney,NSW,2060
Chatswood Public School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 100 1250 Chatswood,NSW,2067
Knox Grammar School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 2890 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
Murray Farm Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 958 Carlingford,NSW,2118
Epping West Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 100 1127 Epping,NSW,2121
Kincoppal - Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 100 884 Rose Bay,NSW,2029
Mount Keira Public School,Mount Keira,NSW,2500 100 88 Mount Keira,NSW,2500
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic School,Miranda,NSW,2228 100 452 Miranda,NSW,2228
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School,Woollahra,NSW,2022 100 269 Woollahra,NSW,2022
Sydney Distance Education Primary School,Surry Hills,NSW,2010 100 202 Surry Hills,NSW,2010
Cammeray Public School,Cammeray,NSW,2062 100 936 Cammeray,NSW,2062
Beaumont Road Public School,Killara,NSW,2071 99 415 Killara,NSW,2071
Epping Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 99 459 Epping,NSW,2121
Ascham School,Edgecliff,NSW,2027 99 1146 Edgecliff,NSW,2027
Epping Heights Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 99 474 Epping,NSW,2121
Roseville Public School,Roseville,NSW,2069 99 624 Roseville,NSW,2069
Pymble Public School,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 662 Pymble,NSW,2073
Pagewood Public School,Botany,NSW,2019 99 253 Botany,NSW,2019
Pymble Ladies' College,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 2118 Pymble,NSW,2073
Hurstville Public School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 99 1250 Hurstville,NSW,2220
Eastwood Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 839 Eastwood,NSW,2122
St Francis Xavier's Catholic Primary School,Lurnea,NSW,2170 99 310 Lurnea,NSW,2170
Randwick Public School,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 923 Randwick,NSW,2031
Northbridge Public School,Northbridge,NSW,2063 99 542 Northbridge,NSW,2063
Balmain Public School,Balmain,NSW,2041 99 346 Balmain,NSW,2041
Lindfield East Public School,East Lindfield,NSW,2070 99 735 East Lindfield,NSW,2070
Newington College,Stanmore,NSW,2048 99 2036 Stanmore,NSW,2048
Bellevue Hill Public School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 99 619 Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023
SCEGGS, Darlinghurst,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 99 920 Darlinghurst,NSW,2010
Reddam House,Woollahra,NSW,2025 99 1112 Woollahra,NSW,2025
Roseville College,Roseville,NSW,2069 99 935 Roseville,NSW,2069
Beauty Point Public School,Mosman,NSW,2088 99 302 Mosman,NSW,2088
Killara Public School,Killara,NSW,2071 99 447 Killara,NSW,2071
Greenwich Public School,Greenwich,NSW,2065 99 483 Greenwich,NSW,2065
Kambala,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 99 944 Rose Bay,NSW,2029
Cranbrook School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 99 1410 Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023
Arden Anglican School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 99 769 Beecroft,NSW,2119
Redeemer Baptist School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 99 420 North Parramatta,NSW,2151
Maria Regina Catholic Primary School,Avalon Beach,NSW,2107 99 115 Avalon Beach,NSW,2107
St Catherine's School,Waverley,NSW,2024 99 1039 Waverley,NSW,2024
North Rocks Public School,North Rocks,NSW,2151 99 803 North Rocks,NSW,2151
Denistone East Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 751 Eastwood,NSW,2122
Neutral Bay Public School,Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 99 980 Neutral Bay,NSW,2089
Warrawee Public School,Turramurra,NSW,2074 99 608 Turramurra,NSW,2074
Ermington Public School,West Ryde,NSW,2114 99 447 West Ryde,NSW,2114
Presbyterian Ladies' College, Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132 99 1258 Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132
The King's School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 99 1676 North Parramatta,NSW,2151
Moriah College,Bondi Junction,NSW,2022 99 1414 Bondi Junction,NSW,2022
Al Noori Muslim School,Greenacre,NSW,2190 99 1790 Greenacre,NSW,2190
Haberfield Public School,Haberfield,NSW,2045 99 623 Haberfield,NSW,2045
Montessori East,Bondi,NSW,2026 99 83 Bondi,NSW,2026
Mosman Church of England Preparatory School,Mosman,NSW,2088 99 329 Mosman,NSW,2088
Holy Family Primary School,Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 99 243 Merewether Beach,NSW,2291
Gordon West Public School,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 568 Pymble,NSW,2073
Snowy Mountains Grammar School,Jindabyne,NSW,2627 99 272 Jindabyne,NSW,2627
St George Christian School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 99 774 Hurstville,NSW,2220
Lane Cove West Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 99 588 Lane Cove,NSW,2066
St Francis of Assisi Regional Catholic Primary School,Paddington,NSW,2021 99 206 Paddington,NSW,2021
Central Coast Grammar School,Erina Heights,NSW,2260 99 1252 Erina Heights,NSW,2260
St Philip Neri Catholic Primary School,Northbridge,NSW,2063 99 192 Northbridge,NSW,2063
Lane Cove Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 99 849 Lane Cove,NSW,2066
St Brendan's Catholic Primary School,Annandale,NSW,2038 99 171 Annandale,NSW,2038
Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090 99 1549 Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090
St Joseph's School,Boorowa,NSW,2586 99 61 Boorowa,NSW,2586
Kent Road Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 646 Eastwood,NSW,2122
Masada College,St Ives,NSW,2075 99 527 St Ives,NSW,2075
Wenona School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 99 1081 North Sydney,NSW,2060
Newcastle Grammar School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 99 786 Newcastle,NSW,2300
Summer Hill Public School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 99 807 Summer Hill,NSW,2130
Emanuel School,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 806 Randwick,NSW,2031
John Purchase Public School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 99 673 Cherrybrook,NSW,2126
St Martin's Catholic Primary School,Davidson,NSW,2085 98 120 Davidson,NSW,2085
Glenmore Road Public School,Paddington,NSW,2021 98 354 Paddington,NSW,2021
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School,Marsfield,NSW,2122 98 257 Marsfield,NSW,2122
Wahroonga Public School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 98 714 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
Oakhill Drive Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 98 746 Castle Hill,NSW,2154
Oatley West Public School,Oatley,NSW,2223 98 577 Oatley,NSW,2223
Cherrybrook Public School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 832 Cherrybrook,NSW,2126
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School,Randwick,NSW,2031 98 414 Randwick,NSW,2031
Balgowlah Heights Public School,Balgowlah,NSW,2093 98 728 Balgowlah,NSW,2093
Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Primary School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 98 314 Chatswood,NSW,2067
PLC Armidale,Armidale,NSW,2350 98 272 Armidale,NSW,2350
The International French School of Sydney,Maroubra,NSW,2035 98 711 Maroubra,NSW,2035
Lindfield Public School,Lindfield,NSW,2070 98 773 Lindfield,NSW,2070
Barker College,Hornsby,NSW,2077 98 2103 Hornsby,NSW,2077
Covenant Christian School,Belrose,NSW,2085 98 880 Belrose,NSW,2085
Danebank School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 98 926 Hurstville,NSW,2220
St Raphael's Catholic Primary School,South Hurstville,NSW,2221 98 223 South Hurstville,NSW,2221
MLC School,Burwood,NSW,2134 98 1154 Burwood,NSW,2134
Mowbray Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 98 526 Lane Cove,NSW,2066
Rainbow Street Public School,Randwick,NSW,2031 98 447 Randwick,NSW,2031
Pennant Hills Public School,Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 98 536 Pennant Hills,NSW,2120
Epping North Public School,North Epping,NSW,2121 98 420 North Epping,NSW,2121
Queenwood School for Girls,Mosman,NSW,2088 98 873 Mosman,NSW,2088
Saint Mary MacKillop College (Albury),Jindera,NSW,2642 98 136 Jindera,NSW,2642
Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Primary School,Epping,NSW,2121 98 142 Epping,NSW,2121
Tara Anglican School for Girls,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 98 718 North Parramatta,NSW,2151
Trinity Grammar School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 98 2084 Summer Hill,NSW,2130
St Thomas' Catholic Primary School,Willoughby,NSW,2068 98 337 Willoughby,NSW,2068
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School,Villawood,NSW,2163 98 296 Villawood,NSW,2163
Sutherland Public School,Sutherland,NSW,2232 98 265 Sutherland,NSW,2232
McAuley Catholic Primary School,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 98 138 Rose Bay,NSW,2029
Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School,Hoxton Park,NSW,2171 98 429 Hoxton Park,NSW,2171
Montgrove College,Orchard Hills,NSW,2748 98 565 Orchard Hills,NSW,2748
Parramatta Public School,Parramatta,NSW,2150 98 938 Parramatta,NSW,2150
Turramurra Public School,Turramurra,NSW,2074 98 569 Turramurra,NSW,2074
Picnic Point Public School,Picnic Point,NSW,2213 98 399 Picnic Point,NSW,2213
Ravenswood School for Girls,Gordon,NSW,2072 98 1119 Gordon,NSW,2072
North Ryde Public School,North Ryde,NSW,2113 98 375 North Ryde,NSW,2113
Our Lady Of The Rosary Catholic Primary School,Shelly Beach,NSW,2261 98 465 Shelly Beach,NSW,2261
St Martha's Catholic Primary School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 98 244 Strathfield,NSW,2135
Inner Sydney Montessori School,Balmain,NSW,2041 98 194 Balmain,NSW,2041
Westmead Public School,Westmead,NSW,2145 98 1499 Westmead,NSW,2145
Annangrove Public School,Annangrove,NSW,2156 98 72 Annangrove,NSW,2156
Holy Family Catholic Primary School,Lindfield,NSW,2070 98 288 Lindfield,NSW,2070
Kensington Public School,Kensington,NSW,2033 98 444 Kensington,NSW,2033
The Scots College,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 98 1904 Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023
Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 98 408 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
Al-Faisal College,Auburn,NSW,2144 98 2200 Auburn,NSW,2144
Girraween Public School,Girraween,NSW,2145 98 1162 Girraween,NSW,2145
St Mary's School,Erskineville,NSW,2043 98 192 Erskineville,NSW,2043
Eastwood Heights Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 98 487 Eastwood,NSW,2122
Mosman Public School,Mosman,NSW,2088 98 692 Mosman,NSW,2088
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School,Bulli,NSW,2516 98 354 Bulli,NSW,2516
Gordon East Public School,Gordon,NSW,2072 98 335 Gordon,NSW,2072
Holsworthy Public School,Holsworthy,NSW,2173 98 688 Holsworthy,NSW,2173
St John The Baptist Catholic Primary School,Freshwater,NSW,2096 98 287 Freshwater,NSW,2096
SHORE - Sydney Church of England Grammar School, Boat Shed,Gladesville,NSW,2111 98 1615 Boat Shed,Gladesville,NSW,2111
Loreto Kirribilli,Kirribilli,NSW,2061 98 1096 Kirribilli,NSW,2061
Ryde East Public School,North Ryde,NSW,2113 98 513 North Ryde,NSW,2113
Tangara School for Girls,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 564 Cherrybrook,NSW,2126
Wahroonga Adventist Primary School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 97 383 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
Pittwater House School,Collaroy,NSW,2097 97 812 Collaroy,NSW,2097
Rose Bay Public School,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 97 615 Rose Bay,NSW,2029
Burwood Public School,Burwood,NSW,2134 97 641 Burwood,NSW,2134
Hornsby South Public School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 97 643 Hornsby,NSW,2077
St Gerard's Catholic Primary School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 97 321 Carlingford,NSW,2118
Pacific Hills Christian School,Dural,NSW,2158 97 1281 Dural,NSW,2158
St Michael's Catholic Primary School,Daceyville,NSW,2032 97 295 Daceyville,NSW,2032
Oatley Public School,Oatley,NSW,2223 97 533 Oatley,NSW,2223
International Grammar School,Ultimo,NSW,2007 97 1132 Ultimo,NSW,2007
St Ambrose' Primary School,Concord West,NSW,2138 97 485 Concord West,NSW,2138
Italian Bilingual School,Meadowbank,NSW,2114 97 106 Meadowbank,NSW,2114
Killarney Heights Public School,Killarney Heights,NSW,2087 97 691 Killarney Heights,NSW,2087
St Columba's Catholic Primary School,Leichhardt North,NSW,2040 97 159 Leichhardt North,NSW,2040
Bunnaloo Public School,Bunnaloo,NSW,2731 97 49 Bunnaloo,NSW,2731
St Aloysius Catholic Primary School,Cronulla,NSW,2230 97 207 Cronulla,NSW,2230
Hunters Hill Public School,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 97 358 Hunters Hill,NSW,2110
German International School Sydney,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 97 278 Terrey Hills,NSW,2084
William Clarke College,Kellyville,NSW,2155 97 1532 Kellyville,NSW,2155
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School,Como,NSW,2226 97 457 Como,NSW,2226
St James Primary School,Kotara South,NSW,2289 97 328 Kotara South,NSW,2289
Kellyville Public School,Kellyville,NSW,2155 97 726 Kellyville,NSW,2155
Galilee Catholic Primary School,Bondi Beach,NSW,2026 97 135 Bondi Beach,NSW,2026
Coogee Boys' Preparatory School,Randwick,NSW,2031 97 159 Randwick,NSW,2031
The Coast Christian School,Bensville,NSW,2251 97 110 Bensville,NSW,2251
Villa Maria Catholic Primary School,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 97 425 Hunters Hill,NSW,2110
Carlingford Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 97 645 Carlingford,NSW,2118
Thornleigh West Public School,Thornleigh,NSW,2120 97 588 Thornleigh,NSW,2120
Balgowlah North Public School,Balgowlah North,NSW,2093 97 609 Balgowlah North,NSW,2093
Earlwood Public School,Earlwood,NSW,2206 97 664 Earlwood,NSW,2206
St Spyridon College,Kingsford,NSW,2032 97 784 Kingsford,NSW,2032
Mount Sinai College,Maroubra,NSW,2035 97 288 Maroubra,NSW,2035
Prouille Catholic Primary School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 97 258 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
St Joseph's Primary School,Merewether,NSW,2291 97 373 Merewether,NSW,2291
Our Lady of The Rosary Catholic Primary School,Wyoming,NSW,2250 97 323 Wyoming,NSW,2250
St Cecilia's Catholic Primary School,Balgowlah,NSW,2093 97 263 Balgowlah,NSW,2093
Excelsior Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 97 523 Castle Hill,NSW,2154
Darlinghurst Public School,Potts Point,NSW,2011 97 311 Potts Point,NSW,2011
St Bernard's Catholic Primary School,Botany,NSW,2019 97 205 Botany,NSW,2019
Quakers Hill Public School,Quakers Hill,NSW,2763 97 966 Quakers Hill,NSW,2763
St Brigid's Catholic Primary School,Coogee,NSW,2034 97 215 Coogee,NSW,2034
Forestville Public School,Forestville,NSW,2087 97 705 Forestville,NSW,2087
West Ryde Public School,West Ryde,NSW,2114 97 604 West Ryde,NSW,2114
Middle Harbour Public School,Mosman,NSW,2088 97 642 Mosman,NSW,2088
Willoughby Public School,Willoughby,NSW,2068 97 1079 Willoughby,NSW,2068
Regina Coeli Catholic Primary School,Beverly Hills,NSW,2209 97 458 Beverly Hills,NSW,2209
The Hills Grammar School,Kenthurst,NSW,2156 97 883 Kenthurst,NSW,2156
Normanhurst Public School,Normanhurst,NSW,2076 97 362 Normanhurst,NSW,2076
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 97 169 Summer Hill,NSW,2130
Ashfield Public School,Ashfield,NSW,2131 97 442 Ashfield,NSW,2131
Caringbah North Public School,Caringbah,NSW,2229 97 561 Caringbah,NSW,2229
Erskineville Public School,Erskineville,NSW,2043 97 379 Erskineville,NSW,2043
St Michael's Catholic Primary School,Thirroul,NSW,2515 97 232 Thirroul,NSW,2515
The Illawarra Grammar School,West Wollongong,NSW,2500 97 861 West Wollongong,NSW,2500
Meadowbank Public School,Ryde,NSW,2112 97 324 Ryde,NSW,2112
Normanhurst West Public School,Thornleigh,NSW,2120 97 523 Thornleigh,NSW,2120
Annandale North Public School,Annandale,NSW,2038 97 397 Annandale,NSW,2038
St Ives Public School,St Ives,NSW,2075 97 493 St Ives,NSW,2075
Samuel Gilbert Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 97 773 Castle Hill,NSW,2154
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School,Clovelly,NSW,2031 97 183 Clovelly,NSW,2031
Manly West Public School,Balgowlah,NSW,2093 96 860 Balgowlah,NSW,2093
Al-Faisal College (Campbelltown Campus,Minto),NSW,2566 96 619 Minto,NSW,2566
Crestwood Public School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 96 781 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
Roselea Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 96 345 Carlingford,NSW,2118
St Luke's Grammar School,Dee Why,NSW,2099 96 1106 Dee Why,NSW,2099
St Michael's School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 96 544 Lane Cove,NSW,2066
Northside Montessori School,Pymble,NSW,2073 96 87 Pymble,NSW,2073
Castle Hill Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 96 940 Castle Hill,NSW,2154
St Brigid's Catholic Primary School,Gwynneville,NSW,2500 96 203 Gwynneville,NSW,2500
Oxley College,Burradoo,NSW,2576 96 626 Burradoo,NSW,2576
Wilkins Public School,Marrickville,NSW,2204 96 652 Marrickville,NSW,2204
Pretty Beach Public School,Wagstaff,NSW,2257 96 180 Wagstaff,NSW,2257
Croydon Public School,Croydon,NSW,2132 96 696 Croydon,NSW,2132
Dural Public School,Dural,NSW,2158 96 431 Dural,NSW,2158
Our Lady of Fatima School,Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 96 438 Kingsgrove,NSW,2208
Baulkham Hills North Public School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 96 893 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
Hamilton South Public School,Merewether,NSW,2291 96 427 Merewether,NSW,2291
St Angela's Primary School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 96 606 Castle Hill,NSW,2154