Top High Schools in Queensland - 2015

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The following table lists the top 150 high (Years 7 to 10) schools in Queensland according to their Year 9 results in 2015. 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. FAQ: Why is there discrepancy between senior school ranking and high school rating?
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  5. Find IB schools.
  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

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.
OrderSchoolLocality State Overall Score Better Education Percentile English Maths Yr 9 EnrolmentsTrend / CompareSectorICSEA
1 Brisbane Grammar School Brisbane 100 1% 245 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
2 Brisbane State High School South Brisbane 100 1% 562 Trend / Compare Government latest
3 Brisbane Girls Grammar School Brisbane 100 1% 249 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
4 St Peters Lutheran College,Indooroopilly Indooroopilly 100 1% 253 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
5 Ormiston College Ormiston 100 1% 135 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
6 Somerset College Mudgeeraba 100 1% 125 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
7 St Joseph's College (Gregory Terrace) Brisbane 100 1% 218 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
8 St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School Corinda 100 1% 94 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
9 Somerville House South Brisbane 100 2% 155 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
10 All Hallows' School Brisbane 99 2% 245 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
11 St Peter's Lutheran College (Indooroopilly) Indooroopilly 99 2% 253 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
12 Anglican Church Grammar School East Brisbane 99 2% 215 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
13 Cannon Hill Anglican College Cannon Hill 99 2% 130 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
14 Sunshine Coast Grammar School Forest Glen 99 3% 120 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
15 Emmanuel College,Carrara,QLD,4211 Carrara 99 3% 146 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
16 Sheldon College Sheldon 99 3% 118 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
17 Mansfield State High School Mansfield 99 3% 385 Trend / Compare Government latest
18 All Saints Anglican School Merrimac 99 3% 175 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
19 St Margaret's Anglican Girls School Ascot 99 3% 86 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
20 Hillbrook Anglican School Enoggera 99 4% 120 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
21 Townsville Grammar School (North Ward) North Ward 99 4% 170 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
22 Brisbane Boys' College Toowong 99 4% 185 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
23 Matthew Flinders Anglican College Buderim 99 4% 136 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
24 Fairholme College Toowoomba 98 4% 90 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
25 Citipointe Christian College Carindale 98 5% 113 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
26 Mt St Michael's College Ashgrove 98 5% 157 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
27 St John's Anglican College Forest Lake 98 5% 74 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
28 Ipswich Girls' Grammar School East Ipswich 98 5% 105 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
29 St Rita's College (Clayfield) Clayfield 98 6% 174 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
30 Indooroopilly State High School Indooroopilly 98 6% 255 Trend / Compare Government latest
31 Kelvin Grove State College Kelvin Grove 98 6% 277 Trend / Compare Government latest
32 A B Paterson College Arundel 98 6% 123 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
33 Moreton Bay College Manly West 98 6% 130 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
34 The Lakes College North Lakes 98 6% 45 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
35 Redeemer Lutheran College (Rochedale) Rochedale 98 7% 100 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
36 Clayfield College Clayfield 98 7% 82 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
37 Stuartholme School Toowong 97 7% 112 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
38 Immanuel Lutheran College Buderim 97 7% 98 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
39 Trinity Lutheran College Ashmore 97 7% 96 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
40 St Hilda's School Southport 97 7% 109 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
41 Saint Stephen's College Coomera 97 8% 107 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
42 St John's Lutheran School (Kingaroy) Kingaroy 97 8% 6 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
43 Moreton Bay Boys College Manly West 97 8% 43 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
44 The Gap State High School The Gap 97 8% 219 Trend / Compare Government latest
45 Northside Christian College Everton Park 97 8% 107 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
46 Villanova College Coorparoo 97 8% 174 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
47 Redlands College Wellington Point 97 9% 151 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
48 St Andrews Lutheran College Tallebudgera 97 9% 109 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
49 Coomera Anglican College Coomera 97 9% 112 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
50 Genesis Christian College Bray Park 97 9% 115 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
51 The Southport School Southport 96 9% 161 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
52 Canterbury College Waterford 96 10% 134 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
53 Hillcrest Christian College Reedy Creek 96 10% 82 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
54 Loreto College Coorparoo Coorparoo 96 10% 142 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
55 Iona College Lindum 96 10% 210 Trend / Compare QLD latest
56 Rockhampton Grammar School Rockhampton 96 10% 164 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
57 Lourdes Hill College Hawthorne 96 10% 214 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
58 The Glennie School Toowoomba 96 11% 109 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
59 Fraser Coast Anglican College Hervey Bay 96 11% 63 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
60 Cavendish Road State High School Holland Park 96 11% 256 Trend / Compare Government latest
61 St Monica's College (Cairns) Cairns 96 11% 115 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
62 St Andrew's Catholic College Redlynch 96 11% 152 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
63 Trinity Anglican School (White Rock) White Rock 96 11% 77 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
64 St Philomena School Park Ridge 96 12% 10 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
65 Kenmore State High School Kenmore 95 12% 325 Trend / Compare Government latest
66 Good Shepherd Lutheran College Noosaville 95 12% 81 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
67 Toowoomba Grammar School Toowoomba 95 12% 154 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
68 Agnew School (Wakerley) Wakerley 95 12% 22 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
69 Marist College Ashgrove Ashgrove 95 12% 233 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
70 Brisbane School of Distance Education Coorparoo 95 13% 199 Trend / Compare Government latest
71 Mount Gravatt State High School Mount Gravatt 95 13% 220 Trend / Compare Government latest
72 St Luke's Anglican School Bundaberg 95 13% 91 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
73 Good Shepherd Christian School Albany Creek 95 13% 7 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
74 Wandoan State School P-10 Wandoan 95 13% 3 Trend / Compare Government latest
75 Annandale Christian College Annandale 95 13% 52 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
76 Brigidine College Indooroopilly 95 14% 157 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
77 King's Christian College Reedy Creek 95 14% 131 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
78 The Cathedral School Mundingburra 95 14% 114 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
79 Whitsunday Anglican School Beaconsfield 95 14% 73 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
80 St Paul's School (Bald Hills) Bald Hills 95 14% 130 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
81 St Andrew's Anglican College Peregian Springs 94 14% 118 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
82 Padua College Kedron 94 15% 176 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
83 Varsity College Varsity Lakes 94 15% 313 Trend / Compare Government latest
84 Scots PGC College Warwick 94 15% 44 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
85 Caloundra City Private School Pelican Waters 94 15% 22 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
86 Ipswich Grammar School Ipswich 94 15% 128 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
87 The Springfield Anglican College Springfield 94 15% 66 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
88 St Patrick's College (Shorncliffe) Shorncliffe 94 16% 189 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
89 John Paul College Daisy Hill 94 16% 135 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
90 Prince of Peace Lutheran College Everton Hills 94 16% 50 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
91 St Joseph's Nudgee College (Boondall) Boondall 94 16% 236 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
92 Cairns State High School Cairns 94 17% 313 Trend / Compare Government latest
93 Pacific Lutheran College Meridan Plains 94 17% 97 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
94 Siena Catholic College Sippy Downs 93 17% 158 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
95 St Augustine's College,Cairns,QLD,4870 Cairns 93 17% 136 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
96 Mount Alvernia College Kedron 93 17% 173 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
97 St Laurence's College South Brisbane 93 17% 268 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
98 Grace Lutheran College Rothwell 93 18% 269 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
99 Stretton State College Stretton 93 18% 184 Trend / Compare Government latest
100 Westside Christian College Goodna 93 18% 85 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
101 St Stephen's Catholic College, Mareeba Mareeba 93 18% 105 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
102 Mueller College Rothwell 93 18% 98 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
103 St Margaret Mary's College Hermit Park 93 18% 148 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
104 St John's College, Nambour Nambour 93 19% 146 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
105 Benowa State High School Benowa 93 19% 353 Trend / Compare Government latest
106 Tamborine Mountain State High School North Tamborine 93 19% 155 Trend / Compare Government latest
107 Cooloola Christian College Gympie 93 19% 30 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
108 Faith Christian School of Distance Education Karawatha 92 19% 45 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
109 Toowoomba Anglican College Toowoomba 92 19% 13 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
110 Highlands Christian College Toowoomba 92 20% 45 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
111 Centenary State High School Jindalee 92 20% 270 Trend / Compare Government latest
112 Calvary Christian College (Carbrook) Carbrook 92 20% 77 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
113 Discovery Christian College Agnes Water 92 20% 14 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
114 St Ursula's College (Toowoomba) Toowoomba 92 20% 123 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
115 Toowoomba Christian College Highfields 92 21% 80 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
116 Suncoast Christian College Woombye 92 21% 89 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
117 Parklands Christian College Park Ridge 92 21% 36 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
118 San Sisto College Carina 92 21% 137 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
119 Chinchilla Christian School Chinchilla 92 21% 9 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
120 Tamborine Mountain College North Tamborine 92 21% 54 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
121 Concordia Lutheran College Toowoomba 92 22% 78 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
122 Brisbane Adventist College Wishart 92 22% 43 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
123 Downlands College Toowoomba 91 22% 129 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
124 Kedron State High School Wooloowin 91 22% 239 Trend / Compare Government latest
125 St Thomas More College (Sunnybank) Sunnybank 91 22% 168 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
126 Craigslea State High School Chermside West 91 22% 173 Trend / Compare Government latest
127 Freshwater Christian College Brinsmead 91 23% 39 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
128 Southport State High School Southport 91 23% 318 Trend / Compare Government latest
129 Miami State High School Miami 91 23% 231 Trend / Compare Government latest
130 Chancellor State College Sippy Downs 91 23% 324 Trend / Compare Government latest
131 Islamic College of Brisbane Karawatha 91 23% 47 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
132 Rivermount College (Yatala) Yatala 91 23% 82 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
133 Northpine Christian College Dakabin 91 24% 61 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
134 Palm Beach-Currumbin State High School Palm Beach 91 24% 433 Trend / Compare Government latest
135 Burdekin Catholic High School Ayr 91 24% 85 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
136 Chanel College Gladstone 91 24% 99 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
137 St John Fisher College Bracken Ridge 90 24% 113 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
138 Mt Maria College (Mitchelton) Mitchelton 90 25% 166 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
139 Good Counsel College Innisfail 90 25% 98 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
140 Glasshouse Christian College Beerwah 90 25% 89 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
141 Noosa Christian College Cooroy 90 25% 21 Trend / Compare Non-government latest
142 Ferny Grove State High School Ferny Grove 90 25% 297 Trend / Compare Government latest
143 Trinity College (Gladstone) Gladstone 90 25% 17 Trend / Compare Non-government 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.