Top Primary Schools in NSW - 2017


The following table lists the 2017  best primary 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 Primary Schools | Top Sydney Non-government Primary Schools | Top Sydney Government Primary Schools | NSW Primary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 NSW primary schools and trends with 2D / 3D charts side by side. Also available: Wollongong Top Government Primary Schools | Wollongong Top Non-Government Primary 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
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 School or Rating page. Features of Compare School page:
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School State Overall Score English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySector
Sydney Grammar School,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 100 1876 Trend / Compare Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 Non-government
St Aloysius' College,Milsons Point,NSW,2061 100 1242 Trend / Compare Milsons Point,NSW,2061 Non-government
Northcross Christian School,Ryde,NSW,2112 100 341 Trend / Compare Ryde,NSW,2112 Non-government
Abbotsleigh,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 1420 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Non-government
Arkana College,Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 100 204 Trend / Compare Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 Non-government
John Colet School,Belrose,NSW,2085 100 214 Trend / Compare Belrose,NSW,2085 Non-government
Matthew Pearce Public School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 100 1404 Trend / Compare Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 Government
Artarmon Public School,Artarmon,NSW,2064 100 1173 Trend / Compare Artarmon,NSW,2064 Government
Carlingford West Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 1200 Trend / Compare Carlingford,NSW,2118 Government
Hornsby North Public School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 100 850 Trend / Compare Hornsby,NSW,2077 Government
Woollahra Public School,Woollahra,NSW,2025 100 777 Trend / Compare Woollahra,NSW,2025 Government
St Ives North Public School,St Ives,NSW,2075 100 884 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Government
Meriden School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 100 1071 Trend / Compare Strathfield,NSW,2135 Non-government
Beecroft Public School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 100 848 Trend / Compare Beecroft,NSW,2119 Government
Sydney Japanese International School,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 100 220 Trend / Compare Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 Non-government
Waitara Public School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 862 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Government
St Mary's Primary School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 100 371 Trend / Compare North Sydney,NSW,2060 Non-government
Chatswood Public School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 100 1250 Trend / Compare Chatswood,NSW,2067 Government
Knox Grammar School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 2890 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Non-government
Murray Farm Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 958 Trend / Compare Carlingford,NSW,2118 Government
Epping West Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 100 1127 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Kincoppal - Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 100 884 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Non-government
Mount Keira Public School,Mount Keira,NSW,2500 100 88 Trend / Compare Mount Keira,NSW,2500 Government
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic School,Miranda,NSW,2228 100 452 Trend / Compare Miranda,NSW,2228 Non-government
Holy Cross Catholic Primary School,Woollahra,NSW,2022 100 269 Trend / Compare Woollahra,NSW,2022 Non-government
Sydney Distance Education Primary School,Surry Hills,NSW,2010 100 202 Trend / Compare Surry Hills,NSW,2010 Non-government
Cammeray Public School,Cammeray,NSW,2062 100 936 Trend / Compare Cammeray,NSW,2062 Government
Beaumont Road Public School,Killara,NSW,2071 99 415 Trend / Compare Killara,NSW,2071 Government
Epping Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 99 459 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Ascham School,Edgecliff,NSW,2027 99 1146 Trend / Compare Edgecliff,NSW,2027 Non-government
Epping Heights Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 99 474 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Roseville Public School,Roseville,NSW,2069 99 624 Trend / Compare Roseville,NSW,2069 Government
Pymble Public School,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 662 Trend / Compare Pymble,NSW,2073 Government
Pagewood Public School,Botany,NSW,2019 99 253 Trend / Compare Botany,NSW,2019 Government
Pymble Ladies' College,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 2118 Trend / Compare Pymble,NSW,2073 Non-government
Hurstville Public School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 99 1250 Trend / Compare Hurstville,NSW,2220 Government
Eastwood Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 839 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
St Francis Xavier's Catholic Primary School,Lurnea,NSW,2170 99 310 Trend / Compare St Francis Xavier''s Catholic Primary School,Lurnea,NSW,2170 Non-government
Randwick Public School,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 923 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Government
Northbridge Public School,Northbridge,NSW,2063 99 542 Trend / Compare Northbridge,NSW,2063 Government
Balmain Public School,Balmain,NSW,2041 99 346 Trend / Compare Balmain,NSW,2041 Government
Lindfield East Public School,East Lindfield,NSW,2070 99 735 Trend / Compare East Lindfield,NSW,2070 Government
Newington College,Stanmore,NSW,2048 99 2036 Trend / Compare Stanmore,NSW,2048 Non-government
Bellevue Hill Public School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 99 619 Trend / Compare Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 Government
SCEGGS, Darlinghurst,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 99 920 Trend / Compare Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 Non-government
Reddam House,Woollahra,NSW,2025 99 1112 Trend / Compare Woollahra,NSW,2025 Non-government
Roseville College,Roseville,NSW,2069 99 935 Trend / Compare Roseville,NSW,2069 Non-government
Beauty Point Public School,Mosman,NSW,2088 99 302 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Government
Greenwich Public School,Greenwich,NSW,2065 99 483 Trend / Compare Greenwich,NSW,2065 Government
Killara Public School,Killara,NSW,2071 99 447 Trend / Compare Killara,NSW,2071 Government
Kambala,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 99 944 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Non-government
Cranbrook School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 99 1410 Trend / Compare Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 Non-government
Arden Anglican School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 99 769 Trend / Compare Beecroft,NSW,2119 Non-government
Redeemer Baptist School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 99 420 Trend / Compare North Parramatta,NSW,2151 Non-government
Maria Regina Catholic Primary School,Avalon Beach,NSW,2107 99 115 Trend / Compare Avalon Beach,NSW,2107 Non-government
St Catherine's School,Waverley,NSW,2024 99 1039 Trend / Compare Waverley,NSW,2024 Non-government
North Rocks Public School,North Rocks,NSW,2151 99 803 Trend / Compare North Rocks,NSW,2151 Government
Denistone East Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 751 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Neutral Bay Public School,Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 99 980 Trend / Compare Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 Government
Warrawee Public School,Turramurra,NSW,2074 99 608 Trend / Compare Turramurra,NSW,2074 Government
Ermington Public School,West Ryde,NSW,2114 99 447 Trend / Compare West Ryde,NSW,2114 Government
Presbyterian Ladies' College, Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132 99 1258 Trend / Compare Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132 Non-government
The King's School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 99 1676 Trend / Compare North Parramatta,NSW,2151 Non-government
Moriah College,Bondi Junction,NSW,2022 99 1414 Trend / Compare Bondi Junction,NSW,2022 Non-government
Al Noori Muslim School,Greenacre,NSW,2190 99 1790 Trend / Compare Greenacre,NSW,2190 Non-government
Haberfield Public School,Haberfield,NSW,2045 99 623 Trend / Compare Haberfield,NSW,2045 Government
Montessori East,Bondi,NSW,2026 99 83 Trend / Compare Bondi,NSW,2026 Non-government
Mosman Church of England Preparatory School,Mosman,NSW,2088 99 329 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Non-government
Holy Family Primary School,Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 99 243 Trend / Compare Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 Non-government
Gordon West Public School,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 568 Trend / Compare Pymble,NSW,2073 Government
Snowy Mountains Grammar School,Jindabyne,NSW,2627 99 272 Trend / Compare Jindabyne,NSW,2627 Non-government
St George Christian School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 99 774 Trend / Compare Hurstville,NSW,2220 Non-government
Lane Cove West Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 99 588 Trend / Compare Lane Cove,NSW,2066 Government
St Francis of Assisi Regional Catholic Primary School,Paddington,NSW,2021 99 206 Trend / Compare Paddington,NSW,2021 Non-government
Central Coast Grammar School,Erina Heights,NSW,2260 99 1252 Trend / Compare Erina Heights,NSW,2260 Non-government
St Philip Neri Catholic Primary School,Northbridge,NSW,2063 99 192 Trend / Compare Northbridge,NSW,2063 Non-government
Lane Cove Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 99 849 Trend / Compare Lane Cove,NSW,2066 Government
St Brendan's Catholic Primary School,Annandale,NSW,2038 99 171 Trend / Compare Annandale,NSW,2038 Non-government
Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090 99 1549 Trend / Compare Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090 Non-government
St Joseph's School,Boorowa,NSW,2586 99 61 Trend / Compare Boorowa,NSW,2586 Non-government
Kent Road Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 646 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Masada College,St Ives,NSW,2075 99 527 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Non-government
Wenona School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 99 1081 Trend / Compare North Sydney,NSW,2060 Non-government
Newcastle Grammar School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 99 786 Trend / Compare Newcastle,NSW,2300 Non-government
Summer Hill Public School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 99 807 Trend / Compare Summer Hill,NSW,2130 Government
Emanuel School,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 806 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Non-government
John Purchase Public School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 99 673 Trend / Compare Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 Government
St Martin's Catholic Primary School,Davidson,NSW,2085 98 120 Trend / Compare Davidson,NSW,2085 Non-government
Glenmore Road Public School,Paddington,NSW,2021 98 354 Trend / Compare Paddington,NSW,2021 Government
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School,Marsfield,NSW,2122 98 257 Trend / Compare Marsfield,NSW,2122 Non-government
Oakhill Drive Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 98 746 Trend / Compare Castle Hill,NSW,2154 Government
Wahroonga Public School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 98 714 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Government
Oatley West Public School,Oatley,NSW,2223 98 577 Trend / Compare Oatley,NSW,2223 Government
Cherrybrook Public School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 832 Trend / Compare Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 Government
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School,Randwick,NSW,2031 98 414 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Non-government
Balgowlah Heights Public School,Balgowlah,NSW,2093 98 728 Trend / Compare Balgowlah,NSW,2093 Government
Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Primary School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 98 314 Trend / Compare Chatswood,NSW,2067 Non-government
PLC Armidale,Armidale,NSW,2350 98 272 Trend / Compare Armidale,NSW,2350 Non-government
The International French School of Sydney,Maroubra,NSW,2035 98 711 Trend / Compare Maroubra,NSW,2035 non-government
Lindfield Public School,Lindfield,NSW,2070 98 773 Trend / Compare Lindfield,NSW,2070 Government
Barker College,Hornsby,NSW,2077 98 2103 Trend / Compare Hornsby,NSW,2077 Non-government
Covenant Christian School,Belrose,NSW,2085 98 880 Trend / Compare Belrose,NSW,2085 Non-government
Danebank School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 98 926 Trend / Compare Hurstville,NSW,2220 Non-government
St Raphael's Catholic Primary School,South Hurstville,NSW,2221 98 223 Trend / Compare South Hurstville,NSW,2221 Non-government
MLC School,Burwood,NSW,2134 98 1154 Trend / Compare Burwood,NSW,2134 Non-government
Mowbray Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 98 526 Trend / Compare Lane Cove,NSW,2066 Government
Pennant Hills Public School,Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 98 536 Trend / Compare Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 Government
Rainbow Street Public School,Randwick,NSW,2031 98 447 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Government
Epping North Public School,North Epping,NSW,2121 98 420 Trend / Compare North Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Queenwood School for Girls,Mosman,NSW,2088 98 873 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Non-government
Saint Mary MacKillop College (Albury),Jindera,NSW,2642 98 136 Trend / Compare Jindera,NSW,2642 Non-government
Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Primary School,Epping,NSW,2121 98 142 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Non-government
Tara Anglican School for Girls,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 98 718 Trend / Compare North Parramatta,NSW,2151 Non-government
Trinity Grammar School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 98 2084 Trend / Compare Summer Hill,NSW,2130 Non-government
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School,Villawood,NSW,2163 98 296 Trend / Compare Villawood,NSW,2163 Non-government
St Thomas' Catholic Primary School,Willoughby,NSW,2068 98 337 Trend / Compare Willoughby,NSW,2068 Non-government
Sutherland Public School,Sutherland,NSW,2232 98 265 Trend / Compare Sutherland,NSW,2232 Government
McAuley Catholic Primary School,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 98 138 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Non-government
Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School,Hoxton Park,NSW,2171 98 429 Trend / Compare Hoxton Park,NSW,2171 Non-government
Montgrove College,Orchard Hills,NSW,2748 98 565 Trend / Compare Orchard Hills,NSW,2748 Non-government
Parramatta Public School,Parramatta,NSW,2150 98 938 Trend / Compare Parramatta,NSW,2150 Government
Picnic Point Public School,Picnic Point,NSW,2213 98 399 Trend / Compare Picnic Point,NSW,2213 Government
Turramurra Public School,Turramurra,NSW,2074 98 569 Trend / Compare Turramurra,NSW,2074 Government
Ravenswood School for Girls,Gordon,NSW,2072 98 1119 Trend / Compare Gordon,NSW,2072 Non-government
North Ryde Public School,North Ryde,NSW,2113 98 375 Trend / Compare North Ryde,NSW,2113 Government
Our Lady of The Rosary Catholic Primary School,Kensington,NSW,2033 98 465 Trend / Compare Kensington,NSW,2033 Non-government
St Martha's Catholic Primary School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 98 244 Trend / Compare Strathfield,NSW,2135 Non-government
Inner Sydney Montessori School,Balmain,NSW,2041 98 194 Trend / Compare Balmain,NSW,2041 Non-government
Westmead Public School,Westmead,NSW,2145 98 1499 Trend / Compare Westmead,NSW,2145 Government
Annangrove Public School,Annangrove,NSW,2156 98 72 Trend / Compare Annangrove,NSW,2156 Government
Holy Family Catholic Primary School,Lindfield,NSW,2070 98 288 Trend / Compare Lindfield,NSW,2070 Non-government
Kensington Public School,Kensington,NSW,2033 98 444 Trend / Compare Kensington,NSW,2033 Government
The Scots College,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 98 1904 Trend / Compare Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 Non-government
Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 98 408 Trend / Compare Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 Non-government
Al-Faisal College,Auburn,NSW,2144 98 2200 Trend / Compare Auburn,NSW,2144 non-government
Girraween Public School,Girraween,NSW,2145 98 1162 Trend / Compare Girraween,NSW,2145 Government
Eastwood Heights Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 98 487 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Mosman Public School,Mosman,NSW,2088 98 692 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Government
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School,Bulli,NSW,2516 98 354 Trend / Compare Bulli,NSW,2516 Non-government
St Mary's School,Erskineville,NSW,2043 98 192 Trend / Compare Erskineville,NSW,2043 Non-government
Gordon East Public School,Gordon,NSW,2072 98 335 Trend / Compare Gordon,NSW,2072 Government
Holsworthy Public School,Holsworthy,NSW,2173 98 688 Trend / Compare Holsworthy,NSW,2173 Government
SHORE - Sydney Church of England Grammar School 98 1615 Trend / Compare Boat Shed,Gladesville,NSW,2111 Non-government
St John The Baptist Catholic Primary School,Freshwater,NSW,2096 98 287 Trend / Compare Freshwater,NSW,2096 Non-government
Anzac Park Public School,Cammeray,NSW,2062 98 343 Trend / Compare Cammeray,NSW,2062 Government
Loreto Kirribilli,Kirribilli,NSW,2061 98 1096 Trend / Compare Kirribilli,NSW,2061 Non-government
Ryde East Public School,North Ryde,NSW,2113 98 513 Trend / Compare North Ryde,NSW,2113 Government
Tangara School for Girls,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 564 Trend / Compare Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 Non-government
Wahroonga Adventist School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 97 383 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Non-government
Burwood Public School,Burwood,NSW,2134 97 641 Trend / Compare Burwood,NSW,2134 Government
Pittwater House School,Collaroy,NSW,2097 97 812 Trend / Compare Collaroy,NSW,2097 Non-government
Rose Bay Public School,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 97 615 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Government
Hornsby South Public School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 97 643 Trend / Compare Hornsby,NSW,2077 Government
St Gerard's Catholic Primary School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 97 321 Trend / Compare Carlingford,NSW,2118 Non-government
Pacific Hills Christian School,Dural,NSW,2158 97 1281 Trend / Compare Dural,NSW,2158 Non-government
St Michael's Catholic Primary School,Daceyville,NSW,2032 97 295 Trend / Compare Daceyville,NSW,2032 Non-government
Oatley Public School,Oatley,NSW,2223 97 533 Trend / Compare Oatley,NSW,2223 Government
International Grammar School,Ultimo,NSW,2007 97 1132 Trend / Compare Ultimo,NSW,2007 Non-government
St Ambrose' Primary School,Concord West,NSW,2138 97 485 Trend / Compare Concord West,NSW,2138 Non-government
Italian Bilingual School,Meadowbank,NSW,2114 97 106 Trend / Compare Meadowbank,NSW,2114 Non-government
Killarney Heights Public School,Killarney Heights,NSW,2087 97 691 Trend / Compare Killarney Heights,NSW,2087 Government
Bunnaloo Public School,Bunnaloo,NSW,2731 97 49 Trend / Compare Bunnaloo,NSW,2731 Government
St Columba's Catholic Primary School,Leichhardt North,NSW,2040 97 159 Trend / Compare Leichhardt North,NSW,2040 Non-government
St Aloysius Catholic Primary School,Cronulla,NSW,2230 97 207 Trend / Compare Cronulla,NSW,2230 Non-government
Hunters Hill Public School,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 97 358 Trend / Compare Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 Government
German International School Sydney,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 97 278 Trend / Compare Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 Non-government
William Clarke College,Kellyville,NSW,2155 97 1532 Trend / Compare Kellyville,NSW,2155 Non-government
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School,Como,NSW,2226 97 457 Trend / Compare Como,NSW,2226 Non-government