Top High Schools in NSW - 2016

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The following table lists the 2016  best secondary 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 Secondary Schools | Top Sydney Non-government Secondary Schools | Top Sydney Government Secondary Schools | NSW Secondary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 NSW secondary schools and trends with 2D / 3D charts side by side. Also available: Wollongong Top Government Secondary Schools | Wollongong Top Non-government Secondary 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
SchoolState Overall ScoreEnglishMathsTotal EnrolmentsLocality
James Ruse Agricultural High School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 843 Carlingford,NSW,2118
North Sydney Boys High School,Crows Nest,NSW,2065 100 923 Crows Nest,NSW,2065
Sydney Girls High School,Surry Hills,NSW,2010 100 936 Surry Hills,NSW,2010
Baulkham Hills High School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 100 1208 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
North Sydney Girls High School,Crows Nest,NSW,2065 100 917 Crows Nest,NSW,2065
Sydney Boys High School,Surry Hills,NSW,2010 100 1203 Surry Hills,NSW,2010
Sydney Grammar School,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 100 1123 Darlinghurst,NSW,2010
Hornsby Girls High School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 100 726 Hornsby,NSW,2077
Northern Beaches Secondary College Manly Campus,North Curl Curl,NSW,2099 100 787 North Curl Curl,NSW,2099
Fort Street High School,Petersham,NSW,2049 100 941 Petersham,NSW,2049
Normanhurst Boys High School,Normanhurst,NSW,2076 99 745 Normanhurst,NSW,2076
Girraween High School,Girraween,NSW,2145 99 761 Girraween,NSW,2145
Hurlstone Agricultural High School,Glenfield,NSW,2167 99 942 Glenfield,NSW,2167
Conservatorium High School,Sydney,NSW,2000 99 160 Sydney,NSW,2000
St George Girls High School,Kogarah,NSW,2217 99 917 Kogarah,NSW,2217
Sydney Technical High School,Bexley,NSW,2207 99 922 Bexley,NSW,2207
Penrith High School,Penrith,NSW,2750 99 951 Penrith,NSW,2750
Caringbah High School,Caringbah,NSW,2229 99 914 Caringbah,NSW,2229
Merewether High School,Broadmeadow,NSW,2292 99 1073 Broadmeadow,NSW,2292
Smith's Hill High School,Wollongong,NSW,2500 99 746 Wollongong,NSW,2500
Gosford High School,Gosford,NSW,2250 99 1094 Gosford,NSW,2250
Abbotsleigh,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 99 1415 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
St Aloysius' College,Milsons Point,NSW,2061 99 1246 Milsons Point,NSW,2061
Meriden School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 99 1012 Strathfield,NSW,2135
Sefton High School,Sefton,NSW,2162 99 1045 Sefton,NSW,2162
Presbyterian Ladies' College, Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132 99 1194 Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132
SCEGGS, Darlinghurst,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 99 917 Darlinghurst,NSW,2010
Newcastle Grammar School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 99 778 Newcastle,NSW,2300
Ascham School,Edgecliff,NSW,2027 99 1135 Edgecliff,NSW,2027
Pymble Ladies' College,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 2120 Pymble,NSW,2073
Kambala,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 98 930 Rose Bay,NSW,2029
The King's School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 98 1631 North Parramatta,NSW,2151
Barker College,Hornsby,NSW,2077 98 2044 Hornsby,NSW,2077
Queenwood School for Girls,Mosman,NSW,2088 98 861 Mosman,NSW,2088
MLC School,Burwood,NSW,2134 98 1206 Burwood,NSW,2134
Central Coast Grammar School,Erina Heights,NSW,2260 98 1240 Erina Heights,NSW,2260
Ravenswood School for Girls,Gordon,NSW,2072 98 1048 Gordon,NSW,2072
Tangara School for Girls,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 529 Cherrybrook,NSW,2126
Wenona School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 98 1081 North Sydney,NSW,2060
SHORE - Sydney Church of England Grammar School, Boat Shed,Gladesville,NSW,2111 98 1601 Boat Shed,Gladesville,NSW,2111
Knox Grammar School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 98 2735 Wahroonga,NSW,2076
Trinity Grammar School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 98 2012 Summer Hill,NSW,2130
St Catherine's School,Waverley,NSW,2024 98 1029 Waverley,NSW,2024
Montgrove College,Orchard Hills,NSW,2748 98 555 Orchard Hills,NSW,2748
Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090 98 1558 Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090
Tara Anglican School for Girls,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 98 684 North Parramatta,NSW,2151
Newington College,Stanmore,NSW,2048 98 2036 Stanmore,NSW,2048
Cheltenham Girls High School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 98 1236 Beecroft,NSW,2119
The Hills Grammar School,Kenthurst,NSW,2156 98 912 Kenthurst,NSW,2156
Parramatta High School,Parramatta,NSW,2150 98 864 Parramatta,NSW,2150
Chatswood High School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 98 1440 Chatswood,NSW,2067
Roseville College,Roseville,NSW,2069 97 903 Roseville,NSW,2069
Frensham School,Mittagong,NSW,2575 97 326 Mittagong,NSW,2575
St Luke's Grammar School,Dee Why,NSW,2099 97 951 Dee Why,NSW,2099
Tempe High School,Tempe,NSW,2044 97 952 Tempe,NSW,2044
Cranbrook School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 97 1415 Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023
Willoughby Girls High School,Willoughby,NSW,2068 97 974 Willoughby,NSW,2068
Arden Anglican School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 97 746 Beecroft,NSW,2119
St Pius X College,Chatswood,NSW,2067 97 1147 Chatswood,NSW,2067
Loreto Kirribilli,Kirribilli,NSW,2061 97 1079 Kirribilli,NSW,2061
German International School Sydney,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 97 256 Terrey Hills,NSW,2084
St George Christian School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 97 788 Hurstville,NSW,2220
Carlingford High School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 97 1181 Carlingford,NSW,2118
Kincoppal - Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart 97 849 Rose Bay,NSW,2029
Killara High School,Killara,NSW,2071 97 1618 Killara,NSW,2071
The Scots College,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 97 1904 Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023
Saint Mary MacKillop College,Wagga Wagga,NSW,2650 97 111 Wagga Wagga,NSW,2650
Emanuel School,Randwick,NSW,2031 97 777 Randwick,NSW,2031
St Patrick's College,Strathfield,NSW,2135 97 1423 Strathfield,NSW,2135
Masada College,St Ives,NSW,2075 97 512 St Ives,NSW,2075
Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College,North Sydney,NSW,2060 97 1164 North Sydney,NSW,2060
Al-Faisal College,Auburn,NSW,2144 96 2145 Auburn,NSW,2144
Malek Fahd Islamic School,Greenacre,NSW,2190 96 2329 Greenacre,NSW,2190
Al Noori Muslim School,Greenacre,NSW,2190 96 1765 Greenacre,NSW,2190
St Mary and St Mina's Coptic Orthodox College,Bexley,NSW,2207 96 248 Bexley,NSW,2207
Loreto Normanhurst,Normanhurst,NSW,2076 96 1089 Normanhurst,NSW,2076
St Ives High School,St Ives,NSW,2075 96 944 St Ives,NSW,2075
The International French School of Sydney 96 655 Maroubra,NSW,2035
St Ignatius' College,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 96 1573 Lane Cove,NSW,2066
St Andrew's Catholic Primary School,Malabar,NSW,2036 96 1183 Malabar,NSW,2036
Macarthur Anglican School,Cobbitty,NSW,2570 96 773 Cobbitty,NSW,2570
William Branwhite Clarke College,Kellyville,NSW,2155 96 1526 Kellyville,NSW,2155
Cherrybrook Technology High School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 96 1962 Cherrybrook,NSW,2126
Moriah College,Bondi Junction,NSW,2022 96 1438 Bondi Junction,NSW,2022
Pittwater House School,Collaroy,NSW,2097 96 774 Collaroy,NSW,2097
PLC Armidale,Armidale,NSW,2350 96 255 Armidale,NSW,2350
Blue Mountains Grammar School,Wentworth Falls,NSW,2782 96 590 Wentworth Falls,NSW,2782
All Saints College,Bathurst,NSW,2795 96 447 Bathurst,NSW,2795
Santa Sabina College,Strathfield,NSW,2135 96 1185 Strathfield,NSW,2135
Macquarie Fields High School,Macquarie Fields,NSW,2564 96 1100 Macquarie Fields,NSW,2564
Epping Boys High School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 96 1152 Eastwood,NSW,2122
Oxley College,Burradoo,NSW,2576 96 535 Burradoo,NSW,2576
Brigidine College, St Ives,St Ives,NSW,2075 95 937 St Ives,St Ives,NSW,2075
International Grammar School,Ultimo,NSW,2007 95 1129 Ultimo,NSW,2007
Turramurra High School,Turramurra South,NSW,2074 95 1266 Turramurra South,NSW,2074
The Scots School Albury,Albury,NSW,2640 95 464 Albury,NSW,2640
Covenant Christian School,Belrose,NSW,2085 95 876 Belrose,NSW,2085
Pacific Hills Christian School,Dural,NSW,2158 95 1274 Dural,NSW,2158
Redeemer Baptist School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 95 398 North Parramatta,NSW,2151
St Augustine's College,Brookvale,NSW,2100 95 1272 Brookvale,NSW,2100
Ryde Secondary College,Ryde,NSW,2112 95 1019 Ryde,NSW,2112
Saint Mary MacKillop College (Albury),Jindera,NSW,2642 95 104 Jindera,NSW,2642
Killarney Heights High School,Killarney Heights,NSW,2087 95 916 Killarney Heights,NSW,2087
Danebank School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 95 936 Hurstville,NSW,2220
Oxford Falls Grammar School,Oxford Falls,NSW,2100 95 1093 Oxford Falls,NSW,2100
The Illawarra Grammar School,West Wollongong,NSW,2500 95 930 West Wollongong,NSW,2500
The McDonald College,North Strathfield,NSW,2137 95 278 North Strathfield,NSW,2137
Mount St Benedict College (Pennant Hills),Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 95 1045 Pennant Hills,NSW,2120
Northern Beaches Secondary College Mackellar Girls Campus,Manly Vale,NSW,2093 95 1249 Manly Vale,NSW,2093
Hunter Valley Grammar School,Ashtonfield,NSW,2323 95 1082 Ashtonfield,NSW,2323
Northern Beaches Secondary College Balgowlah Boys Campus,Balgowlah,NSW,2093 95 695 Balgowlah,NSW,2093
Marist College,Eastwood,NSW,2122 95 782 Eastwood,NSW,2122
Burwood Girls High School,Croydon,NSW,2132 94 1159 Croydon,NSW,2132
Mosman High School,Mosman,NSW,2088 94 1057 Mosman,NSW,2088
Strathfield Girls High School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 94 1150 Strathfield,NSW,2135
St Mary's Cathedral College,Sydney,NSW,2000 94 739 Sydney,NSW,2000
Lindisfarne Anglican Grammar School,Terranora,NSW,2486 94 953 Terranora,NSW,2486
Emmanuel Anglican College,West Ballina,NSW,2478 94 544 West Ballina,NSW,2478
Northholm Grammar School,Arcadia,NSW,2159 94 450 Arcadia,NSW,2159
Castle Hill High School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 94 1534 Castle Hill,NSW,2154
St Paul's Grammar School Penrith,Cranebrook,NSW,2749 94 786 Cranebrook,NSW,2749
Illawarra Christian School,Cordeaux Heights,NSW,2526 94 567 Cordeaux Heights,NSW,2526
Inaburra School,Bangor,NSW,2234 94 1004 Bangor,NSW,2234
Sydney Secondary College Leichhardt Campus,Leichhardt,NSW,2040 94 893 Leichhardt,NSW,2040
Sydney Secondary College Balmain Campus,Rozelle,NSW,2039 94 799 Rozelle,NSW,2039
Kinross Wolaroi School,Orange,NSW,2800 94 1094 Orange,NSW,2800
Newtown High School of Performing Arts,Newtown,NSW,2042 94 1061 Newtown,NSW,2042
Georges River Grammar,Georges Hall,NSW,2198 94 888 Georges Hall,NSW,2198
St Ursula's College,Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 94 1062 Kingsgrove,NSW,2208
Penrith Anglican College,Orchard Hills,NSW,2748 94 1214 Orchard Hills,NSW,2748
Brigidine College Randwick,Randwick,NSW,2031 94 851 Randwick,NSW,2031
St Joseph's College,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 94 1082 Hunters Hill,NSW,2110
Toongabbie Christian School,Toongabbie,NSW,2146 94 912 Toongabbie,NSW,2146
St Philip's Christian College (Waratah),Waratah,NSW,2298 93 1154 Waratah,NSW,2298
Our Lady of Mercy College Parramatta,Parramatta,NSW,2150 93 906 Parramatta,NSW,2150
Northern Beaches Christian School,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 93 1248 Terrey Hills,NSW,2084
Wollemi College,Werrington,NSW,2747 93 161 Werrington,NSW,2747
Redfield College,Dural,NSW,2158 93 482 Dural,NSW,2158
St Vincent's College,Potts Point,NSW,2011 93 634 Potts Point,NSW,2011
Broughton Anglican College,Campbelltown,NSW,2560 93 988 Campbelltown,NSW,2560
St Columba Anglican School,Port Macquarie,NSW,2444 93 1047 Port Macquarie,NSW,2444
Hunter School of Performing Arts,Broadmeadow,NSW,2292 93 1139 Broadmeadow,NSW,2292
Pennant Hills High School,Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 93 1076 Pennant Hills,NSW,2120
Belmont Christian College,Belmont,NSW,2280 93 743 Belmont,NSW,2280
Mercy Catholic College,Chatswood,NSW,2067 93 598 Chatswood,NSW,2067
Cape Byron Rudolf Steiner School,Byron Bay,NSW,2481 93 370 Byron Bay,NSW,2481
Kesser Torah College,Dover Heights,NSW,2030 93 309 Dover Heights,NSW,2030
Rosebank College,Five Dock,NSW,2046 93 1196 Five Dock,NSW,2046
Riverside Girls High School,Gladesville,NSW,2111 93 923 Gladesville,NSW,2111
Trinity Anglican College,Thurgoona,NSW,2640 93 934 Thurgoona,NSW,2640
Hills Adventist College,Kellyville,NSW,2155 93 566 Kellyville,NSW,2155
Macquarie College,Wallsend,NSW,2287 93 743 Wallsend,NSW,2287
St Scholastica's College,Glebe,NSW,2037 93 1003 Glebe,NSW,2037
Central Coast Adventist School,Erina,NSW,2250 93 768 Erina,NSW,2250
The Riverina Anglican College,Wagga Wagga,NSW,2650 92 640 Wagga Wagga,NSW,2650
Kirrawee High School,Kirrawee,NSW,2232 92 1192 Kirrawee,NSW,2232
Nowra Anglican College,Bomaderry,NSW,2541 92 772 Bomaderry,NSW,2541
Stella Maris College Manly,Manly,NSW,2095 92 918 Manly,NSW,2095
Marist College North Shore,North Sydney,NSW,2060 92 844 North Sydney,NSW,2060
St Mary Star of the Sea College,Wollongong,NSW,2500 92 1124 Wollongong,NSW,2500
Marist Sisters' College,Woolwich,NSW,2110 92 1028 Woolwich,NSW,2110
St Patrick's College,Sutherland,NSW,2232 92 1249 Sutherland,NSW,2232
St Peter's Anglican College - Broulee,Broulee,NSW,2537 92 382 Broulee,NSW,2537
Rose Bay Secondary College,Dover Heights,NSW,2030 92 1020 Dover Heights,NSW,2030
William Carey Christian School,Prestons,NSW,2170 92 1241 Prestons,NSW,2170
Green Point Christian College,Green Point,NSW,2251 92 1043 Green Point,NSW,2251
Cedars Christian College,Farmborough Chase,NSW,2526 92 588 Farmborough Chase,NSW,2526
Blacktown Boys High School,Blacktown,NSW,2148 92 473 Blacktown,NSW,2148
Waverley College,Waverley,NSW,2024 92 1375 Waverley,NSW,2024
St Spyridon College,Kingsford,NSW,2032 92 753 Kingsford,NSW,2032
Avondale School,Cooranbong,NSW,2265 92 909 Cooranbong,NSW,2265
Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College,Fletcher,NSW,2287 92 765 Fletcher,NSW,2287
Homebush Boys High School,Homebush,NSW,2140 92 1138 Homebush,NSW,2140
Elonera Montessori School,Mount Ousley,NSW,2519 92 117 Mount Ousley,NSW,2519
Linuwel School Ltd,East Maitland,NSW,2323 92 222 East Maitland,NSW,2323
St Mark's Coptic Orthodox College,Wattle Grove,NSW,2173 92 583 Wattle Grove,NSW,2173
Oakhill College,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 91 1684 Castle Hill,NSW,2154
Amity College,Prestons,NSW,2170 91 1346 Prestons,NSW,2170
Marcellin College,Randwick,NSW,2031 91 979 Randwick,NSW,2031
Moama Anglican Grammar School,Moama,NSW,2731 91 705 Moama,NSW,2731
St Clare's College,Waverley,NSW,2024 91 511 Waverley,NSW,2024
St Pius X High School,Adamstown,NSW,2289 91 1047 Adamstown,NSW,2289
Catherine McAuley Westmead,Westmead,NSW,2145 91 1100 Westmead,NSW,2145
Davidson High School,Frenchs Forest,NSW,2086 91 813 Frenchs Forest,NSW,2086
Aquinas Catholic College,Menai,NSW,2234 91 1081 Menai,NSW,2234
Nowra Christian School,Nowra,NSW,2541 91 338 Nowra,NSW,2541
Shire Christian School,Barden Ridge,NSW,2234 91 803 Barden Ridge,NSW,2234
Parramatta Marist High School,Westmead,NSW,2145 91 1036 Westmead,NSW,2145
Marist College Penshurst,Mortdale,NSW,2223 91 706 Mortdale,NSW,2223
Freeman Catholic College,Bonnyrigg,NSW,2177 91 1348 Bonnyrigg,NSW,2177
Mount St Patrick College,Murwillumbah,NSW,2484 91 745 Murwillumbah,NSW,2484
Green Valley Islamic College,Green Valley,NSW,2168 91 889 Green Valley,NSW,2168
Pittwater High School,Mona Vale,NSW,2103 91 963 Mona Vale,NSW,2103
Southern Highlands Christian School,Bowral,NSW,2576 91 353 Bowral,NSW,2576
Christian Brothers' High School,Lewisham,NSW,2049 91 1359 Lewisham,NSW,2049
Meadowbank Education Trust School,Oatlands,NSW,2117 91 1193 Oatlands,NSW,2117
Asquith Girls High School,Asquith,NSW,2077 90 899 Asquith,NSW,2077
Port Hacking High School,Miranda,NSW,2228 90 1147 Miranda,NSW,222
Concord High School,Concord,NSW,2137 90 1078 Concord,NSW,2137
Shellharbour Anglican College,Dunmore,NSW,2529 90 705 Dunmore,NSW,2529
Greenacre Baptist Christian Community School,Greenacre,NSW,2190 90 270 Greenacre,NSW,2190
Model Farms High School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 90 1055 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
St John's College,Lismore,NSW,2480 90 774 Lismore,NSW,2480
Moorebank High School,Moorebank,NSW,2170 90 1025 Moorebank,NSW,2170
MacKillop College Port Macquarie,Port Macquarie,NSW,2444 90 1081 Port Macquarie,NSW,2444
Trinity Catholic College,Goulburn North,NSW,2580 90 1142 Goulburn North,NSW,2580
Crestwood High School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 90 980 Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153
Hunters Hill High School,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 90 609 Hunters Hill,NSW,2110
Bethlehem College,Ashfield,NSW,2131 90 730 Ashfield,NSW,2131
Australian International Academy, Sydney, Strathfield Campus,Strathfield,NSW,2135 90 445 Strathfield,NSW,2135
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School,Randwick,NSW,2031 90 858 Randwick,NSW,2031
Woolooware High School,Woolooware,NSW,2230 90 1017 Woolooware,NSW,2230
Wollondilly Anglican College,Tahmoor,NSW,2573 90 793 Tahmoor,NSW,2573
All Saints (Greek Orthodox) Grammar School,Belmore,NSW,2192 90 598 Belmore,NSW,2192
Bishop Druitt College,Coffs Harbour,NSW,2450 90 1117 Coffs Harbour,NSW,2450
Mackillop College,Bathurst,NSW,2795 90 621 Bathurst,NSW,2795
Lakes Grammar - An Anglican School,Warnervale,NSW,2259 89 930 Warnervale,NSW,2259
Rouse Hill Anglican College,Rouse Hill,NSW,2155 89 1269 Rouse Hill,NSW,2155
Moree Christian School,Moree,NSW,2400 89 103 Moree,NSW,2400
Barrenjoey High School,Avalon,NSW,2107 89 700 Avalon,NSW,2107
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