Top Private High Schools in Brisbane - 2016

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The following table lists the top 40 non-government high (Years 7 to 10) schools in Brisbane based on the academic results in 2016 . Find best private, catholic or independent high schools 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. 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. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by this DISCLAIMER.

Note:
  1. All the columns are sort-able. To sort in ascending or descending order, click on the corresponding column headings.
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  6. 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.
  7. 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

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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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  • find a school's trend over the years in academic results and enrolment
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On Ratings page, you can also find best local schools near a suburb / postcode by radius.
OrderSchoolLocality State Overall Score Better Education Percentile English Maths Yr 9 EnrolmentsTrend / CompareICSEA
1 Brisbane Grammar School Brisbane 100 1% 205 Trend / Compare latest
2 St Peters Lutheran College,Indooroopilly Indooroopilly 100 1% 163 Trend / Compare latest
3 Brisbane Girls Grammar School Brisbane 100 1% 188 Trend / Compare latest
4 St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School Corinda 100 1% 50 Trend / Compare latest
5 Ormiston College Ormiston 100 1% 101 Trend / Compare latest
6 St Peter's Lutheran College (Indooroopilly) Indooroopilly 100 2% 163 Trend / Compare latest
7 Somerville House South Brisbane 99 2% 109 Trend / Compare latest
8 Anglican Church Grammar School East Brisbane 99 2% 179 Trend / Compare latest
9 All Hallows' School Brisbane 99 2% 210 Trend / Compare latest
10 Cannon Hill Anglican College Cannon Hill 99 2% 90 Trend / Compare latest
11 Brisbane Boys' College Toowong 99 3% 171 Trend / Compare latest
12 St Joseph's College (Gregory Terrace) Brisbane 99 3% 188 Trend / Compare latest
13 Sheldon College Sheldon 99 4% 88 Trend / Compare latest
14 Moreton Bay College Manly West 99 4% 97 Trend / Compare latest
15 St Philomena School Park Ridge 98 4% 11 Trend / Compare latest
16 Mt St Michael's College Ashgrove 98 5% 101 Trend / Compare latest
17 Redeemer Lutheran College (Rochedale) Rochedale 98 5% 63 Trend / Compare latest
18 St Margaret's Anglican Girls School Ascot 98 5% 63 Trend / Compare latest
19 Hillbrook Anglican School Enoggera 98 6% 117 Trend / Compare latest
20 Faith Christian School of Distance Education Karawatha 98 6% 47 Trend / Compare latest
21 Citipointe Christian College Carindale 98 6% 96 Trend / Compare latest
22 St Rita's College Clayfield 98 6% 151 Trend / Compare latest
23 Villanova College Coorparoo 98 6% 132 Trend / Compare latest
24 Clayfield College Clayfield 97 7% 55 Trend / Compare latest
25 Ipswich Girls' Grammar School East Ipswich 97 7% 44 Trend / Compare latest
26 Loreto College Coorparoo Coorparoo 97 7% 112 Trend / Compare latest
27 Stuartholme School Toowong 97 8% 75 Trend / Compare latest
28 St John's Anglican College Forest Lake 97 8% 52 Trend / Compare latest
29 The Lakes College North Lakes 97 9% 27 Trend / Compare latest
30 Coomera Anglican College Coomera 96 9% 112 Trend / Compare latest
31 Lourdes Hill College Hawthorne 96 10% 161 Trend / Compare latest
32 Canterbury College Waterford 96 11% 101 Trend / Compare latest
33 Iona College Lindum 96 11% 165 Trend / Compare latest
34 The Springfield Anglican College Springfield 96 11% 55 Trend / Compare latest
35 Moreton Bay Boys College Manly West 96 12% 29 Trend / Compare latest
36 St Paul's School Bald Hills 95 12% 83 Trend / Compare latest
37 Redlands College Wellington Point 95 12% 130 Trend / Compare latest
38 St Peters Lutheran College,Springfield Springfield Central 95 12% 20 Trend / Compare latest
39 Genesis Christian College Bray Park 95 13% 105 Trend / Compare latest
40 Saint Stephen's College Coomera 95 13% 107 Trend / Compare latest
41 Brigidine College Indooroopilly 95 13% 73 Trend / Compare latest
42 Marist College Ashgrove Ashgrove 95 13% 184 Trend / Compare latest
43 Northside Christian College Everton Park 95 14% 98 Trend / Compare latest
44 Padua College Kedron 94 15% 145 Trend / Compare latest
45 St Laurence's College South Brisbane 94 15% 213 Trend / Compare latest
46 Mount Alvernia College Kedron 94 15% 106 Trend / Compare latest
47 Ambrose Treacy College Indooroopilly 94 16% 96 Trend / Compare latest
48 Our Lady's College Annerley 94 16% 31 Trend / Compare latest
49 Prince of Peace Lutheran College Everton Hills 93 17% 42 Trend / Compare latest
50 St Patrick's College (Shorncliffe) Shorncliffe 93 17% 112 Trend / Compare latest
51 Agnew School (Wakerley) Wakerley 93 17% 13 Trend / Compare latest
52 Northpine Christian College Dakabin 93 18% 45 Trend / Compare latest
53 Calvary Christian College (Carbrook) Carbrook 93 19% 51 Trend / Compare latest
54 St Joseph's Nudgee College (Boondall) Boondall 93 19% 130 Trend / Compare latest
55 Islamic College of Brisbane Karawatha 93 19% 54 Trend / Compare latest
56 St John Fisher College Bracken Ridge 92 21% 56 Trend / Compare latest
57 John Paul College Daisy Hill 92 22% 109 Trend / Compare latest
58 Grace Lutheran College Rothwell 91 23% 185 Trend / Compare latest
59 San Sisto College Carina 91 23% 75 Trend / Compare latest
60 Mary MacKillop College Nundah 91 23% 47 Trend / Compare latest
61 Westside Christian College Goodna 91 24% 45 Trend / Compare latest
62 Rivermount College (Yatala) Yatala 90 25% 47 Trend / Compare latest

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.