Top Primary Schools in ACT - 2018


The following table lists the 2018 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
On Ratings page, you can also find best local schools near a suburb / postcode by radius.
OrderSchool State Overall Score Better Education Percentile English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySectorICSEA
1 Canberra Girls' Grammar School,Deakin,ACT,2600 100 1% 1273 Trend / Compare Deakin,ACT,2600 Non-government latest
2 Emmaus Christian School,Dickson,ACT,2602 100 2% 298 Trend / Compare Dickson,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
3 Garran Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 99 2% 588 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Government latest
4 Canberra Grammar School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 99 3% 1913 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Non-government latest
5 Radford College,Bruce,ACT,2617 98 4% 1658 Trend / Compare Bruce,ACT,2617 Non-government latest
6 Aranda Primary School,Aranda,ACT,2614 98 5% 565 Trend / Compare Aranda,ACT,2614 Government latest
7 Turner School,Turner,ACT,2612 98 6% 493 Trend / Compare Turner,ACT,2612 Government latest
8 Covenant Christian School,Gordon,ACT,2906 97 7% 150 Trend / Compare Gordon,ACT,2906 Non-government latest
9 Telopea Park School,Barton,ACT,2600 97 8% 1390 Trend / Compare Barton,ACT,2600 Government latest
10 Majura Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 97 9% 587 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Government latest
11 Burgmann Anglican School,Gungahlin,ACT,2912 96 10% 1438 Trend / Compare Gungahlin,ACT,2912 Non-government latest
12 Forrest Primary School,Forrest,ACT,2603 96 11% 507 Trend / Compare Forrest,ACT,2603 Government latest
13 Brindabella Christian College,Lyneham,ACT,2602 95 12% 904 Trend / Compare Lyneham,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
14 Sts Peter and Paul's Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 95 13% 245 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Non-government latest
15 Weetangera Primary School,Weetangera,ACT,2614 95 14% 433 Trend / Compare Weetangera,ACT,2614 Government latest
16 St Matthew's Primary School,Page,ACT,2614 94 15% 320 Trend / Compare Page,ACT,2614 Non-government latest
17 Rosary Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 94 16% 293 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
18 Hawker Primary School,Hawker,ACT,2614 94 17% 349 Trend / Compare Hawker,ACT,2614 Government latest
19 Curtin Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 93 17% 516 Trend / Compare Curtin,ACT,2605 Government latest
20 Kaleen Primary School,Kaleen,ACT,2617 93 18% 515 Trend / Compare Kaleen,ACT,2617 Government latest
21 Mawson Primary School,Mawson,ACT,2607 92 19% 417 Trend / Compare Mawson,ACT,2607 Government latest
22 St Joseph's Primary School,O'Connor,ACT,2602 92 20% 272 Trend / Compare O'Connor,ACT,2602 Non-government latest
23 Campbell Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 92 21% 333 Trend / Compare Campbell,ACT,2612 Government latest
24 St Thomas More's Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 91 22% 157 Trend / Compare Campbell,ACT,2612 Non-government latest
25 Trinity Christian School,Wanniassa,ACT,2903 91 23% 1074 Trend / Compare Wanniassa,ACT,2903 Non-government latest
26 Farrer Primary School,Farrer,ACT,2607 91 24% 338 Trend / Compare Farrer,ACT,2607 Government latest
27 Hughes Primary School,Hughes,ACT,2605 90 25% 433 Trend / Compare Hughes,ACT,2605 Government latest