Top Primary Schools in NSW - 2018


The following table lists the 2018  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

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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 1874 Trend / Compare Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 Non-government
St Aloysius' College,Milsons Point,NSW,2061 100 1251 Trend / Compare Milsons Point,NSW,2061 Non-government
Abbotsleigh,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 1459 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Non-government
Sydney Distance Education Primary School,Surry Hills,NSW,2010 100 226 Trend / Compare Surry Hills,NSW,2010 Non-government
Meriden School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 100 1180 Trend / Compare Strathfield,NSW,2135 Non-government
Arden Anglican School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 100 801 Trend / Compare Beecroft,NSW,2119 Non-government
Artarmon Public School,Artarmon,NSW,2064 100 1175 Trend / Compare Artarmon,NSW,2064 Government
The King's School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 100 1736 Trend / Compare North Parramatta,NSW,2151 Non-government
St Mary's Primary School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 100 407 Trend / Compare North Sydney,NSW,2060 Non-government
Carlingford West Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 1359 Trend / Compare Carlingford,NSW,2118 Government
St Ives North Public School,St Ives,NSW,2075 100 917 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Government
Hornsby North Public School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 100 912 Trend / Compare Hornsby,NSW,2077 Government
Matthew Pearce Public School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 100 1458 Trend / Compare Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 Government
Northcross Christian School,Ryde,NSW,2112 100 349 Trend / Compare Ryde,NSW,2112 Non-government
Ascham School,Edgecliff,NSW,2027 100 1149 Trend / Compare Edgecliff,NSW,2027 Non-government
Roseville College,Roseville,NSW,2069 100 965 Trend / Compare Roseville,NSW,2069 Non-government
Eastwood Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 100 882 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Knox Grammar School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 2998 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Non-government
Annangrove Public School,Annangrove,NSW,2156 100 84 Trend / Compare Annangrove,NSW,2156 Government
Murray Farm Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 978 Trend / Compare Carlingford,NSW,2118 Government
St Francis Xavier's Catholic Primary School,Lurnea,NSW,2170 100 337 Trend / Compare St Francis Xavier''s Catholic Primary School,Lurnea,NSW,2170 Non-government
Beecroft Public School,Beecroft,NSW,2119 100 863 Trend / Compare Beecroft,NSW,2119 Government
Epping Heights Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 100 520 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
St Rose Catholic Primary School,Collaroy Plateau,NSW,2097 100 218 Trend / Compare Collaroy Plateau,NSW,2097 Non-government
Woollahra Public School,Woollahra,NSW,2025 100 770 Trend / Compare Woollahra,NSW,2025 Government
Epping West Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 100 1222 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Randwick Public School,Randwick,NSW,2031 100 945 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Government
Lindfield East Public School,East Lindfield,NSW,2070 100 732 Trend / Compare East Lindfield,NSW,2070 Government
Cammeray Public School,Cammeray,NSW,2062 99 920 Trend / Compare Cammeray,NSW,2062 Government
Waitara Public School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 99 926 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Government
Roseville Public School,Roseville,NSW,2069 99 646 Trend / Compare Roseville,NSW,2069 Government
St John The Baptist Catholic Primary School,Freshwater,NSW,2096 99 242 Trend / Compare Freshwater,NSW,2096 Non-government
Barker College,Hornsby,NSW,2077 99 2149 Trend / Compare Hornsby,NSW,2077 Non-government
North Rocks Public School,North Rocks,NSW,2151 99 816 Trend / Compare North Rocks,NSW,2151 Government
Lindfield Public School,Lindfield,NSW,2070 99 837 Trend / Compare Lindfield,NSW,2070 Government
John Colet School,Belrose,NSW,2085 99 228 Trend / Compare Belrose,NSW,2085 Non-government
Cranbrook School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 99 1454 Trend / Compare Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 Non-government
Beaumont Road Public School,Killara,NSW,2071 99 400 Trend / Compare Killara,NSW,2071 Government
Chatswood Public School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 99 1291 Trend / Compare Chatswood,NSW,2067 Government
St Francis of Assisi Regional Catholic Primary School,Paddington,NSW,2021 99 209 Trend / Compare Paddington,NSW,2021 Non-government
Gordon West Public School,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 597 Trend / Compare Pymble,NSW,2073 Government
McAuley Catholic Primary School,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 99 123 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Non-government
Pymble Ladies' College,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 2203 Trend / Compare Pymble,NSW,2073 Non-government
Sydney Japanese International School,Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 99 200 Trend / Compare Terrey Hills,NSW,2084 Non-government
SCEGGS, Darlinghurst,Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 99 932 Trend / Compare Darlinghurst,NSW,2010 Non-government
Oakhill Drive Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 99 761 Trend / Compare Castle Hill,NSW,2154 Government
Pymble Public School,Pymble,NSW,2073 99 622 Trend / Compare Pymble,NSW,2073 Government
Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Primary School,Chatswood,NSW,2067 99 310 Trend / Compare Chatswood,NSW,2067 Non-government
Mosman Church of England Preparatory School,Mosman,NSW,2088 99 315 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Non-government
Gordon East Public School,Gordon,NSW,2072 99 326 Trend / Compare Gordon,NSW,2072 Government
Coorabell Public School,Coorabell,NSW,2479 99 126 Trend / Compare Coorabell,NSW,2479 Government
Summer Hill Public School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 99 776 Trend / Compare Summer Hill,NSW,2130 Government
Ravenswood School for Girls,Gordon,NSW,2072 99 1214 Trend / Compare Gordon,NSW,2072 Non-government
Killara Public School,Killara,NSW,2071 99 428 Trend / Compare Killara,NSW,2071 Government
Central Coast Grammar School,Erina Heights,NSW,2260 99 1252 Trend / Compare Erina Heights,NSW,2260 Non-government
Neutral Bay Public School,Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 99 955 Trend / Compare Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 Government
St Charles' School,Waverley,NSW,2024 99 325 Trend / Compare Waverley,NSW,2024 Non-government
St Michael's Catholic Primary School,Daceyville,NSW,2032 99 318 Trend / Compare Daceyville,NSW,2032 Non-government
Epping Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 99 549 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Kent Road Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 99 747 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Northbridge Public School,Northbridge,NSW,2063 99 534 Trend / Compare Northbridge,NSW,2063 Government
Warrawee Public School,Turramurra,NSW,2074 99 653 Trend / Compare Turramurra,NSW,2074 Government
Our Lady of the Sacred Heart School,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 415 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Non-government
Newington College,Stanmore,NSW,2048 99 2026 Trend / Compare Stanmore,NSW,2048 Non-government
Kincoppal - Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 99 875 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Non-government
Dural Public School,Dural,NSW,2158 99 435 Trend / Compare Dural,NSW,2158 Government
Bellevue Hill Public School,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 99 586 Trend / Compare Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 Government
Balgowlah Heights Public School,Balgowlah,NSW,2093 99 704 Trend / Compare Balgowlah,NSW,2093 Government
St Mary's School,Erskineville,NSW,2043 99 195 Trend / Compare Erskineville,NSW,2043 Non-government
St Joseph's School,Boorowa,NSW,2586 99 68 Trend / Compare Boorowa,NSW,2586 Non-government
SHORE - Sydney Church of England Grammar School 99 1620 Trend / Compare North Sydney,NSW,2060 Non-government
Reddam House,Woollahra,NSW,2025 99 1199 Trend / Compare Woollahra,NSW,2025 Non-government
St Raphael's Catholic Primary School,South Hurstville,NSW,2221 99 226 Trend / Compare South Hurstville,NSW,2221 Non-government
Wenona School,North Sydney,NSW,2060 99 1099 Trend / Compare North Sydney,NSW,2060 Non-government
Queenwood School for Girls,Mosman,NSW,2088 99 874 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Non-government
Christ the King Catholic School,Yagoona,NSW,2199 99 196 Trend / Compare Yagoona,NSW,2199 Non-government
Hurstville Public School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 99 1271 Trend / Compare Hurstville,NSW,2220 Government
St James Primary School,Kotara South,NSW,2289 99 367 Trend / Compare Kotara South,NSW,2289 Non-government
Pacific Hills Christian School,Dural,NSW,2158 99 1327 Trend / Compare Dural,NSW,2158 Non-government
Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090 99 1565 Trend / Compare Redlands,Cremorne,NSW,2090 Non-government
Al Noori Muslim School,Greenacre,NSW,2190 99 1817 Trend / Compare Greenacre,NSW,2190 Non-government
Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic School,Miranda,NSW,2228 99 442 Trend / Compare Miranda,NSW,2228 Non-government
Sutherland Public School,Sutherland,NSW,2232 99 286 Trend / Compare Sutherland,NSW,2232 Government
The Scots School Albury,Albury,NSW,2640 99 427 Trend / Compare Albury,NSW,2640 Non-government
Claremont College,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 377 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Non-government
Moriah College,Bondi Junction,NSW,2022 99 1427 Trend / Compare Bondi Junction,NSW,2022 Non-government
Coogee Boys' Preparatory School,Randwick,NSW,2031 99 119 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Non-government
St Fiacre's Catholic Primary School,Leichhardt,NSW,2040 99 129 Trend / Compare Leichhardt,NSW,2040 Non-government
MLC School,Burwood,NSW,2134 98 1191 Trend / Compare Burwood,NSW,2134 Non-government
Cherrybrook Public School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 878 Trend / Compare Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 Government
Arkana College,Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 98 206 Trend / Compare Kingsgrove,NSW,2208 Non-government
St Margaret Mary's Catholic Primary School,Randwick North,NSW,2031 98 175 Trend / Compare Randwick North,NSW,2031 Non-government
St Brigid's Catholic Primary School,Gwynneville,NSW,2500 98 181 Trend / Compare Gwynneville,NSW,2500 Non-government
Epping North Public School,North Epping,NSW,2121 98 447 Trend / Compare North Epping,NSW,2121 Government
John Purchase Public School,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 98 655 Trend / Compare Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 Government
Kambala,Rose Bay,NSW,2029 98 957 Trend / Compare Rose Bay,NSW,2029 Non-government
Trinity Grammar School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 98 2099 Trend / Compare Summer Hill,NSW,2130 Non-government
Haberfield Public School,Haberfield,NSW,2045 98 637 Trend / Compare Haberfield,NSW,2045 Government
The Scots College,Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 98 1911 Trend / Compare Bellevue Hill,NSW,2023 Non-government
Burwood Public School,Burwood,NSW,2134 98 579 Trend / Compare Burwood,NSW,2134 Government
Emanuel School,Randwick,NSW,2031 98 827 Trend / Compare Randwick,NSW,2031 Non-government
Mount Sinai College,Maroubra,NSW,2035 98 286 Trend / Compare Maroubra,NSW,2035 Non-government
West Ryde Public School,West Ryde,NSW,2114 98 669 Trend / Compare West Ryde,NSW,2114 Government
Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School,Waitara,NSW,2077 98 278 Trend / Compare Waitara,NSW,2077 Non-government
Holy Family Catholic Primary School,Lindfield,NSW,2070 98 258 Trend / Compare Lindfield,NSW,2070 Non-government
St Mary's Cathedral College,Sydney,NSW,2000 98 755 Trend / Compare Sydney,NSW,2000 Non-government
Loreto Kirribilli,Kirribilli,NSW,2061 98 1099 Trend / Compare Kirribilli,NSW,2061 Non-government
The Illawarra Grammar School,West Wollongong,NSW,2500 98 820 Trend / Compare West Wollongong,NSW,2500 Non-government
Redeemer Baptist School,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 98 432 Trend / Compare North Parramatta,NSW,2151 Non-government
Denistone East Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 98 757 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Bald Face Public School,Blakehurst,NSW,2221 98 273 Trend / Compare Blakehurst,NSW,2221 Government
Balmain Public School,Balmain,NSW,2041 98 368 Trend / Compare Balmain,NSW,2041 Government
Masada College,St Ives,NSW,2075 98 537 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Non-government
Greenwich Public School,Greenwich,NSW,2065 98 490 Trend / Compare Greenwich,NSW,2065 Government
Lane Cove Public School,Lane Cove,NSW,2066 98 881 Trend / Compare Lane Cove,NSW,2066 Government
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School,Villawood,NSW,2163 98 290 Trend / Compare Villawood,NSW,2163 Non-government
Wahroonga Public School,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 98 732 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Government
Danebank School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 98 902 Trend / Compare Hurstville,NSW,2220 Non-government
New Lambton Public School,New Lambton,NSW,2305 98 646 Trend / Compare New Lambton,NSW,2305 Government
Girraween Public School,Girraween,NSW,2145 98 1249 Trend / Compare Girraween,NSW,2145 Government
Al-Faisal College,Minto,NSW,2566 98 659 Trend / Compare Minto,NSW,2566 Non-government
St Angela's Primary School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 98 603 Trend / Compare Castle Hill,NSW,2154 Non-government
Al Hikma College,Lakemba,NSW,2195 98 314 Trend / Compare Lakemba,NSW,2195 Non-government
St Ives Public School,St Ives,NSW,2075 98 503 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Government
Covenant Christian School,Belrose,NSW,2085 98 879 Trend / Compare Belrose,NSW,2085 Non-government
Gib Gate School,Mittagong,NSW,2575 98 140 Trend / Compare Mittagong,NSW,2575 Non-government
Macquarie College,Wallsend,NSW,2287 98 787 Trend / Compare Wallsend,NSW,2287 Non-government
Willoughby Public School,Willoughby,NSW,2068 98 1046 Trend / Compare Willoughby,NSW,2068 Government
Ermington Public School,West Ryde,NSW,2114 98 416 Trend / Compare West Ryde,NSW,2114 Government
Middle Harbour Public School,Mosman,NSW,2088 98 628 Trend / Compare Mosman,NSW,2088 Government
Macarthur Anglican School,Cobbitty,NSW,2570 98 825 Trend / Compare Cobbitty,NSW,2570 Non-government
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School,Rockdale,NSW,2216 98 211 Trend / Compare Rockdale,NSW,2216 Non-government
St Thomas' Catholic Primary School,Willoughby,NSW,2068 98 335 Trend / Compare Willoughby,NSW,2068 Non-government
Excelsior Public School,Castle Hill,NSW,2154 98 541 Trend / Compare Castle Hill,NSW,2154 Government
Holy Family Primary School,Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 98 250 Trend / Compare Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 Non-government
Oatley West Public School,Oatley,NSW,2223 98 579 Trend / Compare Oatley,NSW,2223 Government
St Anthony's Catholic Primary School,Marsfield,NSW,2122 98 273 Trend / Compare Marsfield,NSW,2122 Non-government
The International French School of Sydney,Maroubra,NSW,2035 98 756 Trend / Compare Maroubra Junction,NSW,2035 non-government
The lnternational French School of Sydney 98 756 Trend / Compare Maroubra Junction,NSW,2035 Non-government
Tara Anglican School for Girls,North Parramatta,NSW,2151 98 743 Trend / Compare North Parramatta,NSW,2151 Non-government
Our Lady of Fatima School,Caringbah,NSW,2229 98 611 Trend / Compare Caringbah,NSW,2229 Non-government
Father John Therry Catholic Primary School,Balmain,NSW,2041 98 370 Trend / Compare Balmain,NSW,2041 Non-government
Newcastle Grammar School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 98 819 Trend / Compare Newcastle,NSW,2300 Non-government
St George Christian School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 98 784 Trend / Compare Hurstville,NSW,2220 Non-government
Hunters Hill Public School,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 98 359 Trend / Compare Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 Government
Earlwood Public School,Earlwood,NSW,2206 98 656 Trend / Compare Earlwood,NSW,2206 Government
St Joseph's Primary School,Merewether,NSW,2291 98 382 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Non-government
Turramurra Public School,Turramurra,NSW,2074 98 566 Trend / Compare Turramurra,NSW,2074 Government
Petersham Public School,Petersham,NSW,2049 98 258 Trend / Compare Petersham,NSW,2049 Government
Bexhill Public School,Bexhill,NSW,2480 98 99 Trend / Compare Bexhill,NSW,2480 Government
Our Lady of Mount Carmel Primary School,Waterloo,NSW,2017 97 87 Trend / Compare Waterloo,NSW,2017 Non-government
International Grammar School,Ultimo,NSW,2007 97 1148 Trend / Compare Ultimo,NSW,2007 Non-government
Tangara School for Girls,Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 97 590 Trend / Compare Cherrybrook,NSW,2126 Non-government
North Ryde Public School,North Ryde,NSW,2113 97 383 Trend / Compare North Ryde,NSW,2113 Government
The Hills Grammar School,Kenthurst,NSW,2156 97 897 Trend / Compare Kenthurst,NSW,2156 Non-government
Presbyterian Ladies' College Sydney 97 1288 Trend / Compare Sydney,Croydon,NSW,2132 Non-government
Parramatta Public School,Parramatta,NSW,2150 97 1077 Trend / Compare Parramatta,NSW,2150 Government
Pennant Hills Public School,Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 97 544 Trend / Compare Pennant Hills,NSW,2120 Government
St Andrew's Cathedral School,Sydney,NSW,2000 97 1267 Trend / Compare Sydney,NSW,2000 Non-government
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School,Como,NSW,2226 97 449 Trend / Compare Como,NSW,2226 Non-government
Snowy Mountains Grammar School,Jindabyne,NSW,2627 97 274 Trend / Compare Jindabyne,NSW,2627 Non-government
Illabo Public School,Illabo,NSW,2590 97 30 Trend / Compare Illabo,NSW,2590 Government
St Brigid's Catholic Primary School,Coogee,NSW,2034 97 200 Trend / Compare Coogee,NSW,2034 Non-government
Drummoyne Public School,Drummoyne,NSW,2047 97 645 Trend / Compare Drummoyne,NSW,2047 Government
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School,Asquith,NSW,2077 97 300 Trend / Compare Asquith,NSW,2077 Non-government
St Bernadette's Primary School,Dundas Valley,NSW,2117