National Top High Schools - 2009

The following table lists top 300 secondary schools in Australia based on academic results in 2009. Find best high schools from this national school rating list. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. More national rating lists: National Government | National Non-Government. For state-based secondary school ratings or 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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Overall Academic Performance Rating Scale Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100
SchoolPostcodeEnglishMathsNational Overall
James Ruse Agricultural High School2118 100
North Sydney Girls High School2065 100
Mac Robertson Girls High School3004 100
North Sydney Boys High School2065 100
Sydney Girls High School2010 100
Hornsby Girls High School2077 100
Melbourne High School3141 100
St George Girls High School2217 100
Baulkham Hills High School2153 100
Sydney Boys High School2010 100
Sydney Grammar School2010 100
Girraween High School2145 100
Fort Street High School2049 100
Northern Beaches Secondary College Manly Campus2099 100
Hurlstone Agricultural High School2167 100
Normanhurst Boys High School2076 100
Penrith High School2750 100
Smiths Hill High School2500 100
Sydney Technical High School2207 100
Caringbah High School2229 100
Gosford High School2250 100
Wilderness School5081 99
Conservatorium High School2000 99
Presbyterian Ladies' College3125 99
SCEGGS, Darlinghurst2010 99
St Aloysius' College2061 99
Brisbane Grammar School4000 99
Pembroke School5068 99
Condell Park Christian School2200 99
Abbotsleigh2076 99
Lauriston Girls' School3143 99
Melbourne Grammar School3141 99
Ascham School Ltd2027 99
Methodist Ladies' College6010 99
St Peter's College5069 99
Pulteney Grammar School5000 99
Camberwell Anglican Girls' Grammar School3126 99
Scotch College3122 99
Brisbane State High School4101 99
Ruyton Girls' School3101 99
Fintona Girls' School3103 99
St Peters Lutheran College - Springfield4300 99
Mentone Girls' Grammar School3194 99
Pymble Ladies' College2073 99
Elonera Montessori School2519 99
Ravenswood School for Girls2072 99
Glenunga International High School5064 99
Meriden School2135 99
St Andrews Christian College3125 99
Camberwell Grammar School3126 99
MLC School2134 99
Rossmoyne Senior High School6148 99
Ormiston College4160 99
Korowa Anglican Girls' School3146 99
Deniliquin Christian School2710 99
Townsville Grammar School4810 99
Perth College6050 99
Penrhos College6152 99
Presbyterian Ladies College2132 99
Sefton High School2162 99
St Aidan's Anglican Girls School4075 99
Loreto Kirribilli2061 99
Methodist Ladies' College3101 99
Queenwood School for Girls Ltd2088 99
Shenton College6008 99
Roseville College2069 98
Candlebark3434 98
University High School3052 98
Box Hill High School3128 98
Loreto College4151 98
Haileybury College3173 98
Marryatville High School5068 98
Kincoppal-Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart2029 98
St Kevin's College3142 98
Westside Christian College4300 98
Sacre Coeur3146 98
Barker College2077 98
Fairholme College4350 98
Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College2060 98
Penleigh & Essendon Grammar School3033 98
The Emanuel School2031 98
Wenona School Ltd2060 98
Shelford Girls' Grammar3162 98
Trinity Anglican School4868 98
Tara Anglican School for Girls2151 98
Melbourne Girls' Grammar School - an Anglican School3141 98
Ballarat & Clarendon College3350 98
St Margaret's Anglican Girls School4007 98
Tangara School for Girls2126 98
Canberra Girls' Grammar School2600 98
St John's Grammar School5052 98
Huntingtower School3149 98
Genazzano Fcj College3101 98
Kilvington Baptist Girls' Grammar School3204 98
Glen Waverley Secondary College3150 98
Arden Anglican School2119 98
Firbank Grammar School3186 98
Newcastle Grammar School2300 98
Blessed Mary MacKillop College2650 98
Loreto College5068 98

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