Top Primary Schools in ACT - 2017


The following table lists the 2017 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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  • find a school's trend over the years in academic results and enrolment
  • compare schools' trends
  • 2D/3D charts
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OrderSchool State Overall Score Better Education Percentile English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySectorICSEA
1 Canberra Girls' Grammar School,Deakin,ACT,2600 100 1% 1422 Trend / Compare Deakin,ACT,2600 Non-government latest
2 Garran Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 100 2% 588 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Government latest
3 Aranda Primary School,Aranda,ACT,2614 99 3% 555 Trend / Compare Aranda,ACT,2614 Government latest
4 Brindabella Christian College,Lyneham,ACT,2602 99 3% 896 Trend / Compare Lyneham,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
5 Radford College,Bruce,ACT,2617 98 4% 1593 Trend / Compare Bruce,ACT,2617 Non-government latest
6 Emmaus Christian School,Dickson,ACT,2602 98 5% 281 Trend / Compare Dickson,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
7 Kaleen Primary School,Kaleen,ACT,2617 98 6% 536 Trend / Compare Kaleen,ACT,2617 Government latest
8 Telopea Park School,Barton,ACT,2600 97 7% 1417 Trend / Compare Barton,ACT,2600 Government latest
9 Canberra Grammar School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 97 8% 1742 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Non-government latest
10 Hawker Primary School,Hawker,ACT,2614 97 9% 337 Trend / Compare Hawker,ACT,2614 Government latest
11 Burgmann Anglican School,Gungahlin,ACT,2912 96 10% 1432 Trend / Compare Gungahlin,ACT,2912 Non-government latest
12 Turner School,Turner,ACT,2612 96 11% 500 Trend / Compare Turner,ACT,2612 Government latest
13 Holy Trinity Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 95 12% 306 Trend / Compare Curtin,ACT,2605 Non-government latest
14 St Jude's Primary School,Holder,ACT,2611 95 13% 375 Trend / Compare Holder,ACT,2611 Non-government latest
15 Yarralumla Primary School,Yarralumla,ACT,2600 95 14% 343 Trend / Compare Yarralumla,ACT,2600 Government latest
16 Torrens Primary School,Torrens,ACT,2607 94 15% 436 Trend / Compare Torrens,ACT,2607 Government latest
17 Rosary Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 94 16% 310 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
18 Curtin Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 93 17% 512 Trend / Compare Curtin,ACT,2605 Government latest
19 North Ainslie Primary School,Ainslie,ACT,2602 93 18% 567 Trend / Compare Ainslie,ACT,2602 Government latest
20 Majura Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 93 19% 552 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Government latest
21 Canberra Christian School,Mawson,ACT,2607 92 20% 101 Trend / Compare Mawson,ACT,2607 Non-government latest
22 Red Hill Primary School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 92 21% 620 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Government latest
23 St Thomas More's Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 92 22% 150 Trend / Compare Campbell,ACT,2612 Non-government latest
24 Trinity Christian School,Wanniassa,ACT,2903 91 23% 1080 Trend / Compare Wanniassa,ACT,2903 Non-government latest
25 Sts Peter and Paul's Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 91 23% 258 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Non-government latest
26 Mawson Primary School,Mawson,ACT,2607 90 24% 388 Trend / Compare Mawson,ACT,2607 Government latest
27 Charles Weston School,Coombs,ACT,2611 90 25% 205 Trend / Compare Coombs,ACT,2611 Government latest
28 Fadden Primary School,Fadden,ACT,2904 90 25% 310 Trend / Compare Fadden,ACT,2904 Government latest