Top Primary Schools in ACT - 2021


The following table lists the 2021 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. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by this DISCLAIMER.

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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 Schools or Ratings page. Features of Compare Schools page:
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OrderSchool State Overall Score Better Education Percentile English Maths Total Enrolments Trend / CompareLocalitySector SES
1 Radford College,Bruce,ACT,2617 100 1% 1990 Trend / Compare Bruce,ACT,2617 Non-government 97
2 Canberra Grammar School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 100 2% 2040 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Non-government 97
3 Canberra Girls' Grammar School,Deakin,ACT,2600 99 2% 1090 Trend / Compare Deakin,ACT,2600 Non-government 96
4 Emmaus Christian School,Dickson,ACT,2602 99 3% 430 Trend / Compare Dickson,ACT,2602 Non-government 95
5 Burgmann Anglican School,Gungahlin,ACT,2912 98 4% 1490 Trend / Compare Gungahlin,ACT,2912 Non-government 96
6 Brindabella Christian College,Lyneham,ACT,2602 98 5% 880 Trend / Compare Lyneham,ACT,2602 Non-government 96
7 Garran Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 98 6% 600 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Government 96
8 Aranda Primary School,Aranda,ACT,2614 97 7% 550 Trend / Compare Aranda,ACT,2614 Government 96
9 St Vincent's Primary School,Aranda,ACT,2614 97 8% 200 Trend / Compare Aranda,ACT,2614 Non-government 91
10 Trinity Christian School,Wanniassa,ACT,2903 97 9% 1130 Trend / Compare Wanniassa,ACT,2903 Non-government 95
11 Majura Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 96 10% 720 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Government 95
12 Telopea Park School,Barton,ACT,2600 96 11% 1540 Trend / Compare Barton,ACT,2600 Government 96
13 Holy Trinity Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 96 12% 370 Trend / Compare Curtin,ACT,2605 Non-government 95
14 Curtin Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 95 13% 480 Trend / Compare Curtin,ACT,2605 Government 96
15 Turner School,Turner,ACT,2612 95 13% 470 Trend / Compare Turner,ACT,2612 Government 96
16 Covenant Christian School,Gordon,ACT,2906 94 14% 190 Trend / Compare Gordon,ACT,2906 Non-government 85
17 North Ainslie Primary School,Ainslie,ACT,2602 94 15% 620 Trend / Compare Ainslie,ACT,2602 Government 95
18 Yarralumla Primary School,Yarralumla,ACT,2600 94 16% 390 Trend / Compare Yarralumla,ACT,2600 Government 95
19 Arawang Primary School,Waramanga,ACT,2611 93 17% 500 Trend / Compare Waramanga,ACT,2611 Government 95
20 St Jude's Primary School,Holder,ACT,2611 93 18% 440 Trend / Compare Holder,ACT,2611 Non-government 95
21 Torrens Primary School,Torrens,ACT,2607 93 19% 470 Trend / Compare Torrens,ACT,2607 Government 95
22 Kaleen Primary School,Kaleen,ACT,2617 92 20% 480 Trend / Compare Kaleen,ACT,2617 Government 95
23 Rosary Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 92 21% 330 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Non-government 95
24 Mawson Primary School,Mawson,ACT,2607 92 22% 450 Trend / Compare Mawson,ACT,2607 Government 95
25 Campbell Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 91 23% 320 Trend / Compare Campbell,ACT,2612 Government 95
26 Forrest Primary School,Forrest,ACT,2603 91 24% 530 Trend / Compare Forrest,ACT,2603 Government 95
27 Evelyn Scott School,Denman Prospect,ACT,2611 90 24% 140 Trend / Compare Denman Prospect,ACT Government 95
28 Holy Spirit Primary School,Nicholls,ACT,2913 90 25% 730 Trend / Compare Nicholls,ACT,2913 Non-government 82