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.

  1. All the columns are sort-able. To sort in ascending or descending order, click on the corresponding column headings.
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Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100

Sydney | Newcastle | Central Coast | Wollongong | Maitland | Tweed Heads | Wagga Wagga | Albury | Port Macquarie | Tamworth

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:
  • compare up-to 5 schools side-by-side
  • 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.
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 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