Top Primary Schools in ACT - 2011

The following table lists the 2011 best (top quarter among all schools) primary schools in ACT. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. Related ratings: Top Canberra Primary Schools | Top Canberra Non-government Primary Schools | Top Canberra Government Primary Schools | ACT Primary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 ACT primary schools and trends with 2D / 3D charts side by side. 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
If you cannot find a school on this list of top schools here, this means the school might have missed the cut-off score for the list. In this case, you can find the school by school name, suburb or postcode on Compare School or Rating page. Features of Compare School page:
  • compare up-to 5 schools side-by-side
  • find a school's trend over the years in academic results and enrolment
  • compare schools' trends
  • 2D/3D charts
On Rating page, you can also find best local schools near a suburb / postcode by radius.
School State Overall Score English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySector
Radford College,Bruce,ACT,2617 100 1575 Trend / Compare Bruce,ACT,2617 Non-government
Canberra Grammar School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 100 1483 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Non-government
Canberra Girls' Grammar School,Deakin,ACT,2600 99 1446 Trend / Compare Deakin,ACT,2600 Non-government
Islamic School of Canberra,Weston,ACT,2611 98 138 Trend / Compare WESTON ACT 2611 Non-government
Kaleen Primary School,Kaleen,ACT,2617 98 455 Trend / Compare Kaleen ACT 2617 Government
Garran Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 97 484 Trend / Compare Garran ACT 2605 Government
Telopea Park School,Barton,ACT,2600 97 1123 Trend / Compare Barton,ACT,2600 Government
Turner School,Turner,ACT,2612 97 454 Trend / Compare TURNER ACT 2612 Government
Holy Trinity Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 96 244 Trend / Compare Curtin ACT 2605 Non-government
Aranda Primary School,Aranda,ACT,2614 96 424 Trend / Compare Aranda ACT 2614 Government
Blue Gum Community School,Hackett,ACT,2602 95 119 Trend / Compare Non-government
Red Hill Primary School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 95 592 Trend / Compare Red Hill ACT 2603 Government
Emmaus Christian School,Dickson,ACT,2602 94 261 Trend / Compare Non-government
Forrest Primary School,Forrest,ACT,2603 94 458 Trend / Compare Forrest ACT 2603 Government
Chapman Primary School,Chapman,ACT,2611 94 475 Trend / Compare Chapman ACT 2611 Government
Hughes Primary School,Hughes,ACT,2605 93 276 Trend / Compare Hughes ACT 2605 Government
Rosary Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 93 369 Trend / Compare Watson ACT 2602 Non-government
Weetangera Primary School,Weetangera,ACT,2614 92 352 Trend / Compare Weetangera ACT 2614 Government
Marist College Canberra,Pearce,ACT,2607 92 1592 Trend / Compare Pearce,ACT,2607 Non-government
St Matthew's Primary School,Page,ACT,2614 92 329 Trend / Compare Page ACT 2614 Non-government
Torrens Primary School,Torrens,ACT,2607 92 407 Trend / Compare Torrens ACT 2607 Government
Farrer Primary School,Farrer,ACT,2607 91 289 Trend / Compare Farrer ACT 2607 Government
St Thomas More's Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 91 161 Trend / Compare Campbell ACT 2612 Non-government
Sts Peter and Paul's Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 90 330 Trend / Compare Garran ACT 2605 Non-government