Top Primary Schools in SA - 2012


The following table lists the 2012 best primary schools in South Australia. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. Related ratings: Top Adelaide Primary Schools | Top Adelaide Non-government Primary Schools | Top Adelaide Government Primary Schools | SA Primary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 SA 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.

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Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100
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School State Overall Score English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySector
St Andrew's School,Walkerville,SA,5081 100 422 Trend / Compare Walkerville,SA,5081 Non-government
Wilderness School,Medindie,SA,5081 100 735 Trend / Compare Medindie,SA,5081 Non-government
St Peter's College,St Peters,SA,5069 100 1245 Trend / Compare St Peters,SA,5069 Non-government
Southern Montessori School,O'Sullivan Beach,SA,5166 100 132 Trend / Compare O'Sullivan Beach,SA,5166 Non-government
St Therese's School,Colonel Light Gardens,SA,5041 100 195 Trend / Compare Colonel Light Gardens,SA,5041 Non-government
Linden Park Primary School,Linden Park,SA,5065 100 446 Trend / Compare Linden Park,SA,5065 Government
Scott Creek Primary School,Scott Creek,SA,5153 100 48 Trend / Compare Scott Creek,SA,5153 Government
Pembroke School,Kensington Park,SA,5068 99 1550 Trend / Compare Kensington Park,SA,5068 Non-government
St Peter's Collegiate Girls School,Stonyfell,SA,5066 99 608 Trend / Compare Stonyfell,SA,5066 Non-government
Scotch College,Torrens Park,SA,5062 99 596 Trend / Compare Torrens Park,SA,5062 Non-government
Rose Park Primary School,Rose Park,SA,5067 99 461 Trend / Compare Rose Park,SA,5067 Government
Burnside Primary School,Burnside,SA,5066 99 738 Trend / Compare Burnside,SA,5066 Government
Norwood Primary School,Norwood,SA,5067 99 348 Trend / Compare Norwood,SA,5067 Government
St Ignatius College,Athelstone,SA,5076 99 1372 Trend / Compare Athelstone,SA,5076 Non-government
East Marden Primary School,Campbelltown,SA,5074 99 513 Trend / Compare Campbelltown,SA,5074 Government
Stirling East Primary School,Stirling,SA,5152 99 496 Trend / Compare Stirling,SA,5152 Government
Seymour College,Glen Osmond,SA,5064 99 846 Trend / Compare Glen Osmond,SA,5064 Non-government
Westminster School,Marion,SA,5043 99 1153 Trend / Compare Marion,SA,5043 Non-government
Highgate Primary School,Highgate,SA,5063 99 469 Trend / Compare Highgate,SA,5063 Government
St Joseph's School,Clare,SA,5453 99 253 Trend / Compare Clare,SA,5453 Non-government
Parkside Primary School,Parkside,SA,5063 99 305 Trend / Compare Parkside,SA,5063 Government
Immanuel Primary School,Novar Gardens,SA,5040 99 578 Trend / Compare Novar Gardens,SA,5040 Non-government
Loreto College,Marryatville,SA,5068 98 848 Trend / Compare Marryatville,SA,5068 Non-government
St Peter's Woodlands Grammar School,Glenelg,SA,5045 98 652 Trend / Compare Glenelg,SA,5045 Non-government
Crafers Primary School,Crafers,SA,5152 98 285 Trend / Compare Crafers,SA,5152 Government
Poonindie Community Learning Centre,Poonindie,SA,5607 98 62 Trend / Compare Poonindie,SA,5607 Government
Walkerville Primary School,Walkerville,SA,5081 98 544 Trend / Compare Walkerville,SA,5081 Government
East Adelaide School,St Peters,SA,5069 98 574 Trend / Compare St Peters,SA,5069 Non-government
North Adelaide Primary School,North Adelaide,SA,5006 98 280 Trend / Compare North Adelaide,SA,5006 Government
Marryatville Primary School,Kensington,SA,5068 98 472 Trend / Compare Kensington,SA,5068 Government
Magill School,Magill,SA,5072 98 814 Trend / Compare Magill,SA,5073 Government
Saint Spyridon College,Unley,SA,5061 98 59 Trend / Compare Unley,SA,5061 Non-government
Pilgrim School,Aberfoyle Park,SA,5159 98 183 Trend / Compare Aberfoyle Park,SA,5159 Non-government
Athelstone Primary School,Athelstone,SA,5076 98 197 Trend / Compare Athelstone,SA,5076 Government
Pulteney Grammar School,Adelaide,SA,5000 98 948 Trend / Compare Adelaide,SA,5000 Non-government
King's Baptist Grammar School,Wynn Vale,SA,5127 97 942 Trend / Compare Wynn Vale,SA,5127 Non-government
Bridgewater Primary School,Bridgewater,SA,5155 97 159 Trend / Compare Bridgewater,SA,5155 Government
Aldgate Primary School,Aldgate,SA,5154 97 209 Trend / Compare Aldgate,SA,5154 Government
St Dominic's Priory College,North Adelaide,SA,5006 97 625 Trend / Compare North Adelaide,SA,5006 Non-government
The Hills Montessori School,Aldgate,SA,5154 97 156 Trend / Compare Aldgate,SA,5154 Non-government
St Columba's Memorial School,Yorketown,SA,5576 97 44 Trend / Compare Yorketown,SA,5576 Non-government
Kimba Area School,Kimba,SA,5641 97 182 Trend / Compare Kimba,SA,5641 Government
Prince Alfred College,Kent Town,SA,5067 97 1077 Trend / Compare Kent Town,SA,5067 Non-government
Walford Anglican School for Girls,Hyde Park,SA,5061 97 697 Trend / Compare Hyde Park,SA,5061 Non-government
St John's Grammar School,Belair,SA,5052 97 856 Trend / Compare Belair,SA,5052 Non-government
St Joseph's Memorial School,Norwood,SA,5067 97 232 Trend / Compare Norwood,SA,5067 Non-government
Keyneton Primary School,Keyneton,SA,5353 97 32 Trend / Compare Keyneton,SA,5353 Government
Glenburnie Primary School,Glenburnie,SA,5291 97 104 Trend / Compare Glenburnie,SA,5291 Government
St Mary's Memorial School,Glenelg,SA,5045 97 230 Trend / Compare Glenelg,SA,5045 Non-government
Coromandel Valley Primary School,Coromandel Valley,SA,5051 97 477 Trend / Compare Coromandel Valley,SA,5051 Government
Glen Osmond Primary School,Myrtle Bank,SA,5064 96 364 Trend / Compare Myrtle Bank,SA,5064 Government
Mercedes College,Springfield,SA,5062 96 1215 Trend / Compare Springfield,SA,5062 Non-government
St Joseph's School,Kingswood,SA,5062 96 294 Trend / Compare Kingswood,SA,5062 Non-government
St Thomas School,Goodwood,SA,5034 96 282 Trend / Compare Goodwood,SA,5034 Non-government
Mitcham Primary School,Kingswood,SA,5062 96 414 Trend / Compare Kingswood,SA,5062 Government
Westbourne Park Primary School,Westbourne Park,SA,5041 96 541 Trend / Compare Westbourne Park,SA,5041 Government
Belair Primary School,Belair,SA,5052 96 325 Trend / Compare Belair,SA,5052 Government
Heritage College Inc,Oakden,SA,5086 96 346 Trend / Compare Oakden,SA,5086 Non-government
St Aloysius College,Adelaide,SA,5000 96 1127 Trend / Compare Adelaide,SA,5000 Non-government
St Catherine's School,Stirling,SA,5152 96 195 Trend / Compare Stirling,SA,5152 Non-government
Hawthorndene Primary School,Hawthorndene,SA,5051 96 306 Trend / Compare Hawthorndene,SA,5051 Government
St John's Lutheran School, Highgate, SA, 5063 96 477 Trend / Compare Highgate, SA, 5063 Non-government
St Albert's School,Loxton,SA,5333 96 102 Trend / Compare Loxton,SA,5333 Non-government
St Michael's Lutheran School,Hahndorf,SA,5245 96 377 Trend / Compare Hahndorf,SA,5245 Non-government
Good Shepherd Lutheran School,Para Vista,SA,5093 96 311 Trend / Compare Para Vista,SA,5093 Non-government
Goodwood Primary School,Goodwood,SA,5034 95 298 Trend / Compare Goodwood,SA,5034 Government
Golden Grove Lutheran Primary School,Wynn Vale,SA,5127 95 273 Trend / Compare Wynn Vale,SA,5127 Government
Uraidla Primary School,Uraidla,SA,5142 95 117 Trend / Compare Uraidla,SA,5142 Government
Booleroo Centre District School,Booleroo Centre,SA,5482 95 242 Trend / Compare Booleroo Centre,SA,5482 Government
St Peters Lutheran School,Blackwood,SA,5051 95 214 Trend / Compare Blackwood,SA,5051 Non-government
Sturt Street Community School,Adelaide,SA,5000 95 175 Trend / Compare Adelaide,SA,5000 Government
Unley Primary School,Unley,SA,5061 95 470 Trend / Compare Unley,SA,5061 Government
Vineyard Lutheran School,Clare,SA,5453 95 109 Trend / Compare Clare,SA,5453 Non-government
Heathfield Primary School,Heathfield,SA,5153 95 85 Trend / Compare Heathfield,SA,5153 Government
Trinity College North,Evanston South,SA,5116 95 877 Trend / Compare Evanston South,SA,5116 Non-government
Nailsworth Primary School,Nailsworth,SA,5083 95 516 Trend / Compare Nailsworth,SA,5083 Government
Trinity Gardens Primary School,Trinity Gardens,SA,5068 95 628 Trend / Compare Trinity Gardens,SA,5068 Government
Whitefriars School,Woodville Park,SA,5011 95 444 Trend / Compare Woodville Park,SA,5011 Non-government
Our Saviour Lutheran School,Aberfoyle Park,SA,5159 95 204 Trend / Compare Aberfoyle Park,SA,5159 Non-government
Macclesfield Primary School,Macclesfield,SA,5153 94 98 Trend / Compare Macclesfield,SA,5153 Government
St Raphael's School,Parkside,SA,5063 94 225 Trend / Compare Parkside,SA,5063 Non-government
Richmond Primary School,Keswick,SA,5035 94 271 Trend / Compare Keswick,SA,5035 Government
Cobdogla Primary School,Cobdogla,SA,5346 94 70 Trend / Compare Cobdogla,SA,5346 Government
Wudinna Area School,Wudinna,SA,5652 94 182 Trend / Compare Wudinna,SA,5652 Government
Henley Beach Primary School,Henley Beach South,SA,5022 94 356 Trend / Compare Henley Beach South,SA,5022 Government
Colonel Light Gardens Primary School,Colonel Light Gardens,SA,5041 94 631 Trend / Compare Colonel Light Gardens,SA,5041 Government
Our Lady of the River School,Berri,SA,5343 94 132 Trend / Compare Berri,SA,5343 Non-government
Portside Christian College,New Port,SA,5015 94 489 Trend / Compare New Port,SA,5015 Non-government
Gilles Street Primary School,Adelaide,SA,5000 94 369 Trend / Compare Adelaide,SA,5000 Government
St Mary's College,Adelaide,SA,5000 94 795 Trend / Compare Adelaide,SA,5000 Non-government
The Hills Christian Community School,Verdun,SA,5245 94 350 Trend / Compare Verdun,SA,5245 Non-government
Our Lady of Grace School,Glengowrie,SA,5044 94 186 Trend / Compare Glengowrie,SA,5044 Non-government
Encounter Lutheran College,Victor Harbor,SA,5211 94 237 Trend / Compare Victor Harbor,SA,5211 Non-government
Prospect Primary School,Prospect,SA,5082 94 400 Trend / Compare Prospect,SA,5082 Government
Torrens Valley Christian School,Hope Valley,SA,5090 93 547 Trend / Compare Hope Valley,SA,5090 Non-government
St Margaret Mary's School,Croydon Park,SA,5008 93 394 Trend / Compare Croydon Park,SA,5008 Non-government
Trinity College Blakeview,Blakeview,SA,5114 93 646 Trend / Compare Blakeview,SA,5114 Non-government
Christian Brothers College,Adelaide,SA,5000 93 1180 Trend / Compare Adelaide,SA,5000 Non-government
Tenison Woods College,Mount Gambier,SA,5290 93 1333 Trend / Compare Mount Gambier,SA,5290 Non-government
Lenswood Primary School,Lenswood,SA,5240 93 96 Trend / Compare Lenswood,SA,5240 Government
Star of the Sea School,Henley Beach,SA,5022 93 498 Trend / Compare Henley Beach,SA,5022 Non-government
Saint David's Parish School,Tea Tree Gully,SA,5091 93 572 Trend / Compare Tea Tree Gully,SA,5091 Non-government
Curramulka Primary School,Curramulka,SA,5580 93 39 Trend / Compare Curramulka,SA,5580 Government
Paringa Park Primary School,North Brighton,SA,5048 93 445 Trend / Compare North Brighton,SA,5048 Government
Stansbury Primary School,Stansbury,SA,5582 93 29 Trend / Compare Stansbury,SA,5582 Government
Clapham Primary School,Clapham,SA,5062 93 244 Trend / Compare Clapham,SA,5062 Government
St Bernadette's School,St Marys,SA,5042 93 128 Trend / Compare St Marys,SA,5042 Non-government
Sunrise Christian School,FULLARTON,SA,5063 93 1032 Trend / Compare Fullarton,SA,5063 Non-government
Black Forest Primary School,Black Forest,SA,5035 93 492 Trend / Compare Black Forest,SA,5035 Government
Emmaus Christian College,South Plympton,SA,5038 92 623 Trend / Compare South Plympton,SA,5038 Non-government
Loxton Lutheran School,Loxton,SA,5333 92 158 Trend / Compare Loxton,SA,5333 Non-government
Allendale East Area School,Allendale East,SA,5291 92 196 Trend / Compare Allendale East,SA,5291 Government
West Lakes Shore School R-7,West Lakes Shore,SA,5020 92 402 Trend / Compare West Lakes Shore,SA,5020 Non-government
Spring Head Lutheran School,Mount Torrens,SA,5244 92 93 Trend / Compare Mount Torrens,SA,5244 Non-government
Tanunda Lutheran School,Tanunda,SA,5352 92 220 Trend / Compare Tanunda,SA,5352 Non-government
Stradbroke Primary School,Rostrevor,SA,5073 92 431 Trend / Compare Rostrevor,SA,5073 Government
Woodcroft College,Morphett Vale,SA,5162 92 1447 Trend / Compare Morphett Vale,SA,5162 Non-government
Prescott Primary - Northern,Para Vista,SA,5093 92 366 Trend / Compare Para Vista,SA,5093 Government
Trinity College South,Evanston South,SA,5116 92 870 Trend / Compare Evanston South,SA,5116 Non-government
St Francis Xavier's Regional Catholic School,Wynn Vale,SA,5127 92 632 Trend / Compare Wynn Vale,SA,5127 Non-government
Echunga Primary School,Echunga,SA,5153 92 78 Trend / Compare Echunga,SA,5153 Government
Eden Hills Primary School,Eden Hills,SA,5050 92 259 Trend / Compare Eden Hills,SA,5050 Government
St Pius X School,Windsor Gardens,SA,5087 92 433 Trend / Compare Windsor Gardens,SA,5087 Non-government
Plympton Primary School,Plympton,SA,5038 92 286 Trend / Compare Plympton,SA,5038 Government
St Joseph's School,Payneham,SA,5070 91 364 Trend / Compare Payneham,SA,5070 Non-government
Mount Torrens Primary School,Mount Torrens,SA,5244 91 52 Trend / Compare Mount Torrens,SA,5244 Government
Norton Summit Primary School,Norton Summit,SA,5136 91 52 Trend / Compare Norton Summit,SA,5136 Government
Thorndon Park Primary School,Athelstone,SA,5076 91 173 Trend / Compare Athelstone,SA,5076 Government
Tenison Woods Catholic Primary School,Richmond,SA,5033 91 154 Trend / Compare Richmond,SA,5033 Non-government
Lucindale Area School,Lucindale,SA,5272 91 184 Trend / Compare Lucindale,SA,5272 Government
Whyalla Town Primary School,Whyalla,SA,5600 91 311 Trend / Compare Whyalla,SA,5600 Government
Fulham North Primary School,Henley Beach,SA,5022 91 423 Trend / Compare Henley Beach,SA,5022 Government
Mawson Lakes School,Mawson Lakes,SA,5095 91 671 Trend / Compare Mawson Lakes,SA,5095 Government
Grange Primary School,Grange,SA,5022 91 653 Trend / Compare Grange,SA,5022 Government
Paracombe Primary School,Paracombe,SA,5132 91 54 Trend / Compare Paracombe,SA,5132 Government
Blackwood Primary School,Eden Hills,SA,5050 91 249 Trend / Compare Eden Hills,SA,5050 Government
Robe Primary School,Robe,SA,5276 91 95 Trend / Compare Robe,SA,5276 Government
Plympton International College,Plympton,SA,5038 91 469 Trend / Compare Plympton,SA,5038 Government
Trinity College Gawler River School,Angle Vale,SA,5117 90 658 Trend / Compare Angle Vale,SA,5117 Non-government
Kangaroo Inn Area School,Kangaroo Inn,SA,5280 90 85 Trend / Compare Kangaroo Inn,SA,5280 Government
Vale Park Primary School,Vale Park,SA,5081 90 337 Trend / Compare Vale Park,SA,5081 Government
Open Access College,Marden,SA,5070 90 1961 Trend / Compare Marden,SA,5070 Government
St John the Baptist Catholic School,Plympton,SA,5038 90 286 Trend / Compare Plympton,SA,5038 Non-government
St Teresa's School,Brighton,SA,5048 90 238 Trend / Compare Brighton,SA,5048 Non-government
Penola Primary School,Penola,SA,5277 90 192 Trend / Compare Penola,SA,5277 Government
Craigburn Primary School,Flagstaff Hill,SA,5159 90 532 Trend / Compare Flagstaff Hill,SA,5159 Government
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