Best Primary Schools in Newcastle NSW - 2019


The following table lists the 2019  best primary schools in Newcastle 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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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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School State Overall Score English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySectorICSEA
Charlestown South Public School,Charlestown,NSW,2290 99 233 Trend / Compare Charlestown,NSW,2290 Government 1056
Hunter School of Performing Arts,Broadmeadow,NSW,2292 98 1131 Trend / Compare Broadmeadow,NSW,2292 Government 1079
St Joseph's Primary School,Merewether,NSW,2291 98 388 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Non-government 1165
Newcastle East Public School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 97 254 Trend / Compare Newcastle,NSW,2300 Government 1138
New Lambton Public School,New Lambton,NSW,2305 97 680 Trend / Compare New Lambton,NSW,2305 Government 1119
Newcastle Grammar School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 97 859 Trend / Compare Newcastle,NSW,2300 Non-government 1148
Holy Family Primary School,Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 96 263 Trend / Compare Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 Non-government 1152
Hamilton South Public School,Merewether,NSW,2291 96 436 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Government 1121
St Mary's Primary School,Warners Bay,NSW,2282 96 406 Trend / Compare Warners Bay,NSW,2282 Non-government 1097
Tighes Hill Public School,Tighes Hill,NSW,2297 95 369 Trend / Compare Tighes Hill,NSW,2297 Government 1085
Dudley Public School,Dudley,NSW,2290 95 262 Trend / Compare Dudley,NSW,2290 Government 1091
St Columba's Primary School,Adamstown,NSW,2289 95 228 Trend / Compare Adamstown,NSW,2289 Non-government 1105
St James Primary School,Kotara South,NSW,2289 95 366 Trend / Compare Kotara South,NSW,2289 Non-government 1126
St Philip's Christian College,Waratah,NSW,2298 95 1304 Trend / Compare Waratah,NSW,2298 Non-government 1111
Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College,Fletcher,NSW,2287 95 809 Trend / Compare Fletcher,NSW,2287 Non-government 1054
Eleebana Public School,Eleebana,NSW,2282 95 584 Trend / Compare Eleebana,NSW,2282 Government 1092
Merewether Heights Public School,Merewether Heights,NSW,2291 94 340 Trend / Compare Merewether Heights,NSW,2291 Government 1115
Our Lady of Victories Primary School,Shortland,NSW,2307 94 108 Trend / Compare Shortland,NSW,2307 Non-government 1039
Kotara South Public School,Kotara,NSW,2289 94 329 Trend / Compare Kotara,NSW,2289 Government 1070
Macquarie College,Wallsend,NSW,2287 94 798 Trend / Compare Wallsend,NSW,2287 Non-government 1114
Coal Point Public School,Coal Point,NSW,2283 94 263 Trend / Compare Coal Point,NSW,2283 Government 1059
Kahibah Public School,Kahibah,NSW,2290 93 351 Trend / Compare Kahibah,NSW,2290 Government 1066
The Junction Public School,Merewether,NSW,2291 93 573 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Government 1119
Charlton Christian College,Fassifern,NSW,2283 93 619 Trend / Compare Fassifern,NSW,2283 Non-government 1061
Belair Public School,Adamstown,NSW,2289 92 499 Trend / Compare Adamstown,NSW,2289 Government 1100
New Lambton South Public School,New Lambton,NSW,2305 92 484 Trend / Compare New Lambton,NSW,2305 Government 1090
Valentine Public School,Valentine,NSW,2280 92 573 Trend / Compare Valentine,NSW,2280 Government 1078
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