Top Private High Schools in Melbourne - 2017

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The following table lists the 2017  top 80 non-government secondary (Years 7 to 10) schools in Melbourne. 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 Melbourne Secondary Schools | Top Melbourne Government Secondary Schools | Top Victorian Secondary Schools | Victorian Secondary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 Victorian secondary 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.

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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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OrderSchoolPostcode State Overall Score Better Education Percentile English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareICSEA
1 Presbyterian Ladies' College,Burwood,VIC,3125 3125 100 1% 1412 Trend / Compare latest
2 Haileybury College 3173 100 2% 3754 Trend / Compare latest
3 Fintona Girls' School,Balwyn,VIC,3103 3103 99 2% 456 Trend / Compare latest
4 Korowa Anglican Girls' School,Glen Iris,VIC,3146 3146 99 2% 620 Trend / Compare latest
5 Camberwell Grammar School,Canterbury,VIC,3126 3126 99 2% 1301 Trend / Compare latest
6 Scotch College,Hawthorn,VIC,3122 3122 99 2% 1883 Trend / Compare latest
7 Lauriston Girls' School,Armadale,VIC,3143 3143 99 3% 897 Trend / Compare latest
8 Camberwell Girls Grammar School,Canterbury,VIC,3126 3126 99 3% 712 Trend / Compare latest
9 St Andrews Christian College,Wantirna South,VIC,3152 3152 99 3% 581 Trend / Compare latest
10 Yesodei Hatorah College,Elwood,VIC,3184 3184 99 3% 163 Trend / Compare latest
11 Huntingtower School,Mount Waverley,VIC,3149 3149 99 3% 686 Trend / Compare latest
12 Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School 3033 99 4% 2446 Trend / Compare latest
13 Waverley Christian College,Wantirna South,VIC,3152 3152 99 4% 1867 Trend / Compare latest
14 Ruyton Girls' School,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 99 4% 839 Trend / Compare latest
15 St Kevin's College,Toorak,VIC,3142 3142 99 4% 2037 Trend / Compare latest
16 Trinity Grammar School,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 98 4% 1381 Trend / Compare latest
17 Bialik College,Hawthorn,VIC,3122 3122 98 5% 874 Trend / Compare latest
18 St Leonard's College,Brighton East,VIC,3187 3187 98 5% 1426 Trend / Compare latest
19 Methodist Ladies' College,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 98 5% 2034 Trend / Compare latest
20 Mentone Girls' Grammar School,Mentone,VIC,3194 3194 98 5% 739 Trend / Compare latest
21 St Margaret's School,Berwick,VIC,3806 3806 98 5% 824 Trend / Compare latest
22 Melbourne Grammar School 3004 98 5% 1794 Trend / Compare latest
23 Kilvington Grammar School,Ormond,VIC,3204 3204 98 6% 723 Trend / Compare latest
24 Sacre Coeur,Glen Iris,VIC,3146 3146 98 6% 720 Trend / Compare latest
25 Shelford Girls' Grammar,Caulfield,VIC,3161 3161 98 6% 504 Trend / Compare latest
26 Caulfield Grammar School,St Kilda East,VIC,3183 3185 98 7% 3082 Trend / Compare latest
27 Lighthouse Christian College,Cranbourne,VIC,3977 3977 98 7% 863 Trend / Compare latest
28 Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar School,Ivanhoe,VIC,3079 3079 97 7% 920 Trend / Compare latest
29 Westbourne Grammar School,Truganina,VIC,3029 3029 97 7% 1479 Trend / Compare latest
30 Mount Scopus Memorial College,Burwood,VIC,3125 3125 97 7% 1283 Trend / Compare latest
31 Melbourne Girls Grammar School,South Yarra,VIC,3141 3141 97 7% 946 Trend / Compare latest
32 Strathcona Baptist Girls' Grammar School,Canterbury,VIC,3126 3126 97 8% 733 Trend / Compare latest
33 Heathdale Christian College,Werribee,VIC,3030 3030 97 8% 1237 Trend / Compare latest
34 Genazzano FCJ College,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 97 8% 1026 Trend / Compare latest
35 Tintern Grammar,Ringwood East,VIC,3135 3135 97 8% 804 Trend / Compare latest
36 Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School,Essendon,VIC,3040 3040 97 8% 785 Trend / Compare latest
37 Brighton Grammar School,Brighton,VIC,3186 3186 97 9% 1218 Trend / Compare latest
38 Lighthouse Christian College,Keysborough,VIC,3173 3173 97 9% 677 Trend / Compare latest
39 Yarra Valley Grammar School,Ringwood,VIC,3134 3134 97 9% 1214 Trend / Compare latest
40 St Catherine's School,Toorak,VIC,3142 3142 97 9% 689 Trend / Compare latest
41 The King David School,Armadale,VIC,3143 3143 96 9% 595 Trend / Compare latest
42 Loreto, Mandeville Hall,Toorak,VIC,3142 3142 96 9% 1167 Trend / Compare latest
43 Carey Baptist Grammar School,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 96 10% 2248 Trend / Compare latest
44 Mentone Grammar School,Mentone,VIC,3194 3194 96 10% 1435 Trend / Compare latest
45 Wesley College,Elsternwick,VIC,3185 3185 96 10% 3031 Trend / Compare latest
46 Wesley College,Glen Waverley,VIC,3150 3150 96 10% 3031 Trend / Compare latest
47 Wesley College,Melbourne,VIC,3004 3004 96 10% 3031 Trend / Compare latest
48 Donvale Christian College,Donvale,VIC,3111 3111 96 10% 1255 Trend / Compare latest
49 Toorak College,Mount Eliza,VIC,3930 3930 96 11% 737 Trend / Compare latest
50 Firbank Grammar School,Brighton,VIC,3186 3186 96 11% 1107 Trend / Compare latest
51 Peninsula Grammar,Mount Eliza,VIC,3930 3930 96 11% 1282 Trend / Compare latest
52 Leibler Yavneh College,Elsternwick,VIC,3185 3162 95 12% 567 Trend / Compare latest
53 Xavier College,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 96 12% 1961 Trend / Compare latest
54 The Knox School,Wantirna South,VIC,3152 3152 95 12% 567 Trend / Compare latest
55 Kingswood College,Box Hill,VIC,3128 3128 95 13% 567 Trend / Compare latest
56 Sacred Heart Girls' College,Oakleigh,VIC,3166 3166 95 13% 1008 Trend / Compare latest
57 Oxley College,Chirnside Park,VIC,3116 3116 95 14% 827 Trend / Compare latest
58 Bacchus Marsh Grammar,Bacchus Marsh,VIC,3340 3340 94 15% 1986 Trend / Compare latest
59 Mazenod College,Mulgrave,VIC,3170 3170 94 15% 1387 Trend / Compare latest
60 ELTHAM College of Education,Research,VIC,3095 3095 94 15% 597 Trend / Compare latest
61 Ivanhoe Grammar School,Ivanhoe,VIC,3079 3079 94 15% 1913 Trend / Compare latest
62 Yeshivah College,St Kilda East,VIC,3183 3183 94 15% 386 Trend / Compare latest
63 Luther College,Croydon,VIC,3136 3136 94 16% 1181 Trend / Compare latest
64 Beth Rivkah Ladies College,St Kilda East,VIC,3183 3183 94 16% 590 Trend / Compare latest
65 Alphington Grammar School,Alphington,VIC,3078 3078 94 16% 525 Trend / Compare latest
66 Preshil,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 94 16% 238 Trend / Compare latest
67 Glenvale School,Yarrambat,VIC,3091 3091 93 17% 579 Trend / Compare latest
68 Our Lady of Sion College,Box Hill,VIC,3128 3128 93 17% 932 Trend / Compare latest
69 Avila College,Mount Waverley,VIC,3149 3149 93 18% 1079 Trend / Compare latest
70 Casey Grammar School,Cranbourne East,VIC,3977 3977 93 18% 807 Trend / Compare latest
71 Southern Cross Grammar,Caroline Springs,VIC,3023 3023 93 18% 532 Trend / Compare latest
72 Siena College,Camberwell,VIC,3124 3124 93 19% 742 Trend / Compare latest
73 Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College,Bentleigh,VIC,3204 3204 92 19% 645 Trend / Compare latest
74 Star of the Sea College,Brighton,VIC,3186 3186 92 20% 1133 Trend / Compare latest
75 Woodleigh School,Langwarrin South,VIC,3911 3911 92 20% 945 Trend / Compare latest
76 St Michael's Grammar School,St Kilda,VIC,3182 3182 92 20% 1203 Trend / Compare latest
77 Nunawading Christian College,Nunawading,VIC,3131 3131 92 21% 171 Trend / Compare latest
78 St Columba's College,Essendon,VIC,3040 3040 92 21% 1033 Trend / Compare latest
79 Our Lady of Mercy College,Heidelberg,VIC,3084 3084 92 21% 1173 Trend / Compare latest
80 Hume Anglican Grammar,Mickleham,VIC,3064 3064 92 21% 1018 Trend / Compare latest
81 Heatherton Christian College,Clarinda,VIC,3169 3169 92 21% 370 Trend / Compare latest
82 Darul Ulum College of Victoria,Fawkner,VIC,3060 3060 91 22% 1059 Trend / Compare latest
83 Salesian College,Chadstone,VIC,3148 3148 92 22% 1024 Trend / Compare latest
84 Maranatha Christian School,Endeavour Hills,VIC,3802 3802 91 22% 766 Trend / Compare latest
85 Santa Maria College,Northcote,VIC,3070 3070 91 23% 920 Trend / Compare latest
86 Northside Christian College,Bundoora,VIC,3083 3083 91 23% 319 Trend / Compare latest
87 Plenty Valley Christian College,Doreen,VIC,3754 3754 91 24% 739 Trend / Compare latest
88 Killester College,Springvale,VIC,3171 3171 91 24% 916 Trend / Compare latest
89 Emmaus College,Vermont South,VIC,3133 3133 90 25% 1269 Trend / Compare latest
90 Beaconhills College,Pakenham,VIC,3810 3810 90 25% 2902 Trend / Compare latest
91 Cornish College,Bangholme,VIC,3175 3175 90 25% 656 Trend / Compare latest

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