Top High Schools in Queensland - 2019

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The following table lists the top 150 high schools in Queensland according to their Year 9 results in 2019. Find best secondary schools in Brisbane here. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. Related ratings: Top Brisbane High Schools | Top Brisbane Non-government High Schools | Top Brisbane Government High Schools | Top Queensland High Schools | Queensland High School Ratings | Queensland Government High School Teaching and Learning Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 QLD high 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.

Note:
  1. All the columns are sort-able. To sort in ascending or descending order, click on the corresponding column headings.
  2. See School Rankings Based on Academic Results
  3. Aim for top results? Find a tutor, a music teacher or a  coaching school.
  4. Find IB schools.
  5. Find out how the top schools in this state or territory are stacked up with the best schools in other states and territories on the list of National top secondary schools.
  6. Three Queensland Academies (Queensland Academy for Science, Mathematics and Technology, Queensland Academy for Health Sciences and Queensland Academy for Creative Industries) are selective entry senior state high schools. They are not listed here because they are senior high schools only. They are among the highest performing schools in Queensland based on OP1-5 equivalents (IBD) and tertiary acceptance rates. See their OP/IBD results.
Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100

Brisbane | Gold Coast | Sunshine Coast | Townsville | Cairns | Toowoomba | Mackay | Rockhampton

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.
SchoolLocality State Overall Score English Maths Yr 9 EnrolmentsTrend / CompareSectorICSEA
Brisbane Grammar School Brisbane 100 254 Trend / Compare Non-government 1208
Brisbane State High School South Brisbane 100 588 Trend / Compare Government 1151
Brisbane Girls Grammar School Brisbane 100 249 Trend / Compare Non-government
St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School Corinda 100 109 Trend / Compare Non-government
St Joseph's College, Gregory Terrace Brisbane 100 239 Trend / Compare Non-government 1180
Anglican Church Grammar School East Brisbane 100 214 Trend / Compare Non-government 1165
Ormiston College Ormiston 100 136 Trend / Compare Non-government 1131
All Hallows' School Brisbane 99 239 Trend / Compare Non-government 1182
Somerset College Mudgeeraba 99 137 Trend / Compare Non-government 1157
St Peters Lutheran College,Indooroopilly Indooroopilly 99 251 Trend / Compare Non-government 1174
St Margaret's Anglican Girls School Ascot 99 118 Trend / Compare Non-government 1158
Townsville Grammar School (North Ward) North Ward 99 127 Trend / Compare Non-government
Hillbrook Anglican School Enoggera 99 120 Trend / Compare Non-government 1171
Mansfield State High School Mansfield 99 574 Trend / Compare Government 1107
St Philomena School Park Ridge 99 18 Trend / Compare Non-government
Somerville House South Brisbane 99 156 Trend / Compare Non-government 1187
Cannon Hill Anglican College Cannon Hill 99 160 Trend / Compare Non-government 1178
Mt St Michael's College Ashgrove 99 161 Trend / Compare Non-government 1144
A B Paterson College Arundel 99 137 Trend / Compare Non-government 1114
Sunshine Coast Grammar School Forest Glen 99 138 Trend / Compare Non-government 1128
Brisbane Boys' College Toowong 99 199 Trend / Compare Non-government 1159
All Saints Anglican School Merrimac 99 180 Trend / Compare Non-government 1140
Ipswich Grammar School Ipswich 98 113 Trend / Compare Non-government 1083
Sheldon College Sheldon 98 133 Trend / Compare Non-government 1116
Matthew Flinders Anglican College Buderim 98 135 Trend / Compare Non-government 1139
St Rita's College Clayfield 98 179 Trend / Compare Non-government 1131
Indooroopilly State High School Indooroopilly 98 383 Trend / Compare Government 1132
Ipswich Girls' Grammar School East Ipswich 98 77 Trend / Compare Non-government 1115
Emmanuel College, Carrara Carrara 98 140 Trend / Compare Non-government 1128
Northside Christian College Everton Park 98 114 Trend / Compare Non-government 1138
Moreton Bay Boys College Manly West 98 37 Trend / Compare Non-government 1135
The Gap State High School The Gap 98 288 Trend / Compare Government 1127
St Luke's Anglican School Bundaberg 98 78 Trend / Compare Non-government
Villanova College Coorparoo 98 159 Trend / Compare Non-government 1130
John Paul College Daisy Hill 98 149 Trend / Compare Non-government 1116
Redeemer Lutheran College Rochedale 98 78 Trend / Compare Non-government 1129
St Hilda's School Southport 98 128 Trend / Compare Non-government 1126
Cavendish Road State High School Holland Park 97 359 Trend / Compare Government 1088
Kelvin Grove State College Kelvin Grove 97 420 Trend / Compare Government 1128
Whitsunday Anglican School Beaconsfield 97 58 Trend / Compare Non-government 1109
Citipointe Christian College Carindale 97 131 Trend / Compare Non-government
Fairholme College Toowoomba 97 78 Trend / Compare Non-government 1106
St John's Anglican College (Forest Lake) Forest Lake 97 90 Trend / Compare Non-government 1110
Marist College Ashgrove Ashgrove 97 247 Trend / Compare Non-government 1134
Moreton Bay College Manly West 97 128 Trend / Compare Non-government 1134
Mount Gravatt State High School Mount Gravatt 97 221 Trend / Compare Government 1068
Stuartholme School Toowong 97 128 Trend / Compare Non-government 1144
Loreto College Coorparoo Coorparoo 97 148 Trend / Compare Non-government 1132
Good Shepherd Lutheran College Noosaville 97 129 Trend / Compare Non-government 1105
Concordia Lutheran College Toowoomba 97 38 Trend / Compare Non-government 1084
Brisbane School of Distance Education Coorparoo 97 236 Trend / Compare Government 1035
Brigidine College Indooroopilly 97 153 Trend / Compare Non-government 1117
St Andrew's Anglican College Peregian Springs 96 116 Trend / Compare Non-government 1136
Toowoomba Grammar School Toowoomba 96 146 Trend / Compare Non-government
Clayfield College Clayfield 96 49 Trend / Compare Non-government 1140
Genesis Christian College Bray Park 96 144 Trend / Compare Non-government 1090
Padua College Kedron 96 173 Trend / Compare Non-government 1101
Lourdes Hill College Hawthorne 96 214 Trend / Compare Non-government 1110
The Glennie School Toowoomba 96 75 Trend / Compare Non-government 1088
Saint Stephen's College Upper Coomera 96 107 Trend / Compare Non-government
The Cathedral School Mundingburra 96 105 Trend / Compare Non-government
St Paul's School Bald Hills 96 138 Trend / Compare Non-government 1135
Immanuel Lutheran College Buderim 96 66 Trend / Compare Non-government 1116
Fraser Coast Anglican College Hervey Bay 96 55 Trend / Compare Non-government
Kenmore State High School Kenmore 96 346 Trend / Compare Government 1106
The Southport School Southport 96 172 Trend / Compare Non-government 1109
Canterbury College Waterford 96 135 Trend / Compare Non-government 1064
Coomera Anglican College Coomera 95 115 Trend / Compare Non-government 1076
Varsity College Varsity Lakes 95 326 Trend / Compare Government 1064
Trinity Anglican School White Rock 95 58 Trend / Compare Non-government 1116
Ambrose Treacy College (Indooroopilly) Indooroopilly 95 149 Trend / Compare Non-government 1124
Faith Christian School of Distance Education Karawatha 95 20 Trend / Compare Non-government
Toowoomba Anglican College East Toowoomba 95 39 Trend / Compare Non-government
St Joseph's Nudgee College Boondall 95 218 Trend / Compare Non-government 1099
King's Christian College Reedy Creek 95 185 Trend / Compare Non-government 1087
St Peters Lutheran College,Springfield Springfield Central 95 54 Trend / Compare Non-government
Whitsunday Christian College Cannonvale 95 20 Trend / Compare Non-government 1047
St Thomas More College Sunnybank 95 186 Trend / Compare Non-government 1055
Westside Christian College Goodna 95 100 Trend / Compare Non-government 1078
St Augustine's College Cairns 95 136 Trend / Compare Non-government 1069
Kedron State High School Wooloowin 95 291 Trend / Compare Government
St Monica's College Cairns 95 118 Trend / Compare Non-government 1069
Highlands Christian College Toowoomba 94 46 Trend / Compare Non-government
Mount Alvernia College Kedron 94 159 Trend / Compare Non-government 1090
Caloundra City Private School Pelican Waters 94 21 Trend / Compare Non-government 1090
Prince of Peace Lutheran College Everton Hills 94 80 Trend / Compare Non-government 1116
Rockhampton Grammar School Rockhampton 94 162 Trend / Compare Non-government
St Andrew's Catholic College Redlynch 94 169 Trend / Compare Non-government
Southern Cross Catholic College (Annandale) Annandale 94 92 Trend / Compare Non-government 1042
St Andrews Lutheran College Tallebudgera 94 134 Trend / Compare Non-government
Agnew School Wakerley 94 29 Trend / Compare Non-government 1012
The Springfield Anglican College Springfield 94 76 Trend / Compare Non-government 1086
St Laurence's College South Brisbane 94 277 Trend / Compare Non-government 1108
Coolum Beach Christian College Yandina Creek 94 27 Trend / Compare Non-government
Benowa State High School Benowa 94 352 Trend / Compare Government 1058
St Patrick's College, Shorncliffe Shorncliffe 94 180 Trend / Compare Non-government 1073
Redlands College Wellington Point 94 142 Trend / Compare Non-government 1099
The Lakes College North Lakes 93 56 Trend / Compare Non-government 1107
Iona College Lindum 93 217 Trend / Compare Non-government 1087
Annandale Christian College Annandale 93 51 Trend / Compare Non-government 1062
Nambour Christian College Woombye 93 124 Trend / Compare Non-government 1079
San Sisto College Carina 93 132 Trend / Compare Non-government 1077
Charleville School of Distance Education Charleville 93 20 Trend / Compare Government 965
Pacific Lutheran College Meridan Plains 93 89 Trend / Compare Non-government 1109
Grace Lutheran College Rothwell 93 203 Trend / Compare Non-government 1077
Hillcrest Christian College Reedy Creek 93 115 Trend / Compare Non-government 1094
Tamborine Mountain College North Tamborine 93 46 Trend / Compare Non-government 1056
Stretton State College Stretton 93 208 Trend / Compare Government 1064
Craigslea State High School Chermside West 93 185 Trend / Compare Government 1047
Cairns State High School Cairns 93 286 Trend / Compare Government
Tamborine Mountain State High School North Tamborine 93 203 Trend / Compare Government
Marymount College Burleigh Waters 93 223 Trend / Compare Non-government 1063
Glasshouse Christian College Beerwah 92 91 Trend / Compare Non-government 1032
Siena Catholic College Sippy Downs 92 154 Trend / Compare Non-government 1082
Mary MacKillop College (Nundah) Nundah 92 116 Trend / Compare Non-government 1071
Sunshine Beach State High School Sunshine Beach 92 244 Trend / Compare Government 1047
Border Rivers Christian College Goondiwindi 92 7 Trend / Compare Non-government
Kimberley College Carbrook 92 51 Trend / Compare Non-government
St Stephen's Catholic College, Mareeba Mareeba 92 92 Trend / Compare Non-government 1042
St Ursula's College, Toowoomba Toowoomba 92 82 Trend / Compare Non-government 1059
Rivermount College - Yatala Yatala 92 84 Trend / Compare Non-government 1045
Heights College North Rockhampton 92 78 Trend / Compare Non-government
Kawana Waters State College Bokarina 92 214 Trend / Compare Government 1022
Silkwood School Mount Nathan 92 32 Trend / Compare Non-government 1069
St Margaret Mary's College Hermit Park 92 120 Trend / Compare Non-government
Trinity Lutheran College Ashmore 92 94 Trend / Compare Non-government 1085
St Joseph's School, Stanthorpe Stanthorpe 92 24 Trend / Compare Non-government 1022
Gold Coast Christian College Reedy Creek 91 20 Trend / Compare Non-government 1066
West Moreton Anglican College Karrabin 91 155 Trend / Compare Non-government 1064
St John's College, Nambour Nambour 91 150 Trend / Compare Non-government 1061
Chanel College Gladstone 91 101 Trend / Compare Non-government 1029
Mueller College Rothwell 91 122 Trend / Compare Non-government 1054
Centenary State High School Jindalee 91 260 Trend / Compare Government 1044
Palm Beach-Currumbin State High School Palm Beach 91 444 Trend / Compare Government 1027
Islamic College of Brisbane Karawatha 91 67 Trend / Compare Non-government 1072
Mary MacKillop Catholic College (Highfields) Highfields 91 49 Trend / Compare Non-government 1058
St John Fisher College Bracken Ridge 91 102 Trend / Compare Non-government 1047
Holy Spirit College (Mount Pleasant) North Mackay 91 151 Trend / Compare Non-government
Coolum State High School Coolum Beach 91 197 Trend / Compare Government 1029
St Catherine's Catholic College (The Whitsundays) Proserpine 91 57 Trend / Compare Non-government
Northpine Christian College Dakabin 91 66 Trend / Compare Non-government 1053
Faith Lutheran College,Redlands Thornlands 91 51 Trend / Compare Non-government
Holland Park State High School Holland Park 90 129 Trend / Compare Government
Assumption College Warwick 90 70 Trend / Compare Non-government 1016
St Benedict's College Mango Hill 90 137 Trend / Compare Non-government 1066
Tambo State School Tambo 90 5 Trend / Compare Government 927
Ryan Catholic College Kirwan 90 212 Trend / Compare Non-government 1031
Mercy College (Mackay) Mackay 90 237 Trend / Compare Non-government 1033
Bundaberg Christian College Bundaberg 90 68 Trend / Compare Non-government 1031
Info! Find OP/IBD results and school rankings together with high school ratings of Queensland / Brisbane's best schools on the same feature map. Also check the heat map of the top 20% high schools in QLD.