Top Private High Schools in Melbourne - 2018

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The following table lists the 2018  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% 1407 Trend / Compare latest
2 Fintona Girls' School,Balwyn,VIC,3103 3103 100 2% 450 Trend / Compare latest
3 Haileybury College 3173 99 2% 3927 Trend / Compare latest
4 Huntingtower School,Mount Waverley,VIC,3149 3149 99 2% 697 Trend / Compare latest
5 Korowa Anglican Girls' School,Glen Iris,VIC,3146 3146 99 2% 670 Trend / Compare latest
6 Camberwell Grammar School,Canterbury,VIC,3126 3126 99 2% 1296 Trend / Compare latest
7 St Leonard's College,Brighton East,VIC,3187 3187 99 2% 1442 Trend / Compare latest
8 Melbourne Grammar School 3004 99 3% 1799 Trend / Compare latest
9 Camberwell Girls Grammar School,Canterbury,VIC,3126 3126 99 3% 721 Trend / Compare latest
10 Trinity Grammar School,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 99 3% 1443 Trend / Compare latest
11 St Kevin's College,Toorak,VIC,3142 3142 99 3% 2065 Trend / Compare latest
12 Scotch College,Hawthorn,VIC,3122 3122 99 3% 1866 Trend / Compare latest
13 Lauriston Girls' School,Armadale,VIC,3143 3143 99 3% 950 Trend / Compare latest
14 Penleigh and Essendon Grammar School 3033 99 4% 2587 Trend / Compare latest
15 Kilvington Grammar School,Ormond,VIC,3204 3204 99 4% 734 Trend / Compare latest
16 Ruyton Girls' School,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 99 4% 858 Trend / Compare latest
17 St Margaret's School,Berwick,VIC,3806 3806 99 4% 764 Trend / Compare latest
18 Lighthouse Christian College,Cranbourne,VIC,3977 3977 98 4% 944 Trend / Compare latest
19 Strathcona Baptist Girls' Grammar School,Canterbury,VIC,3126 3126 98 5% 736 Trend / Compare latest
20 Waverley Christian College,Wantirna South,VIC,3152 3152 98 5% 1888 Trend / Compare latest
21 Tintern Grammar,Ringwood East,VIC,3135 3135 98 5% 804 Trend / Compare latest
22 Shelford Girls' Grammar,Caulfield,VIC,3161 3161 98 6% 526 Trend / Compare latest
23 Mentone Girls' Grammar School,Mentone,VIC,3194 3194 98 6% 737 Trend / Compare latest
24 Yarra Valley Grammar School,Ringwood,VIC,3134 3134 98 6% 1249 Trend / Compare latest
25 Heathdale Christian College,Werribee,VIC,3030 3030 98 6% 1408 Trend / Compare latest
26 The King David School,Armadale,VIC,3143 3143 98 7% 569 Trend / Compare latest
27 St Andrews Christian College,Wantirna South,VIC,3152 3152 98 7% 620 Trend / Compare latest
28 Methodist Ladies' College,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 97 7% 2014 Trend / Compare latest
29 Ivanhoe Girls' Grammar School,Ivanhoe,VIC,3079 3079 97 7% 895 Trend / Compare latest
30 Carey Baptist Grammar School,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 97 7% 2344 Trend / Compare latest
31 St Catherine's School,Toorak,VIC,3142 3142 97 8% 686 Trend / Compare latest
32 Melbourne Girls Grammar School,South Yarra,VIC,3141 3141 97 8% 963 Trend / Compare latest
33 Donvale Christian College,Donvale,VIC,3111 3111 97 8% 1314 Trend / Compare latest
34 Yesodei Hatorah College,Elwood,VIC,3184 3184 97 8% 154 Trend / Compare latest
35 Westbourne Grammar School,Truganina,VIC,3029 3029 97 8% 1500 Trend / Compare latest
36 Caulfield Grammar School,St Kilda East,VIC,3183 3185 97 9% 3114 Trend / Compare latest
37 Wesley College,Elsternwick,VIC,3185 3185 97 9% 3109 Trend / Compare latest
38 Wesley College,Glen Waverley,VIC,3150 3150 97 9% 3109 Trend / Compare latest
39 Wesley College,Melbourne,VIC,3004 3004 97 9% 3109 Trend / Compare latest
40 Adass Israel School,Elsternwick,VIC,3185 3185 97 9% 478 Trend / Compare latest
41 Bialik College,Hawthorn,VIC,3122 3122 97 9% 867 Trend / Compare latest
42 The Knox School,Wantirna South,VIC,3152 3152 97 9% 593 Trend / Compare latest
43 Sacre Coeur,Glen Iris,VIC,3146 3146 96 9% 717 Trend / Compare latest
44 Genazzano FCJ College,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 96 10% 966 Trend / Compare latest
45 Mount Scopus Memorial College,Burwood,VIC,3125 3125 96 10% 1284 Trend / Compare latest
46 Xavier College,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 96 10% 1943 Trend / Compare latest
47 Toorak College,Mount Eliza,VIC,3930 3930 96 11% 763 Trend / Compare latest
48 Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School,Essendon,VIC,3040 3040 96 11% 794 Trend / Compare latest
49 Loreto, Mandeville Hall,Toorak,VIC,3142 3142 96 11% 1224 Trend / Compare latest
50 Southern Cross Grammar,Caroline Springs,VIC,3023 3023 96 11% 634 Trend / Compare latest
51 Nunawading Christian College,Nunawading,VIC,3131 3131 96 12% 180 Trend / Compare latest
52 Ivanhoe Grammar School,Ivanhoe,VIC,3079 3079 95 12% 2089 Trend / Compare latest
53 Beth Rivkah Ladies College,St Kilda East,VIC,3183 3183 95 13% 591 Trend / Compare latest
54 Kingswood College,Box Hill,VIC,3128 3128 95 13% 578 Trend / Compare latest
55 Mazenod College,Mulgrave,VIC,3170 3170 95 13% 1395 Trend / Compare latest
56 Firbank Grammar School,Brighton,VIC,3186 3186 95 13% 1131 Trend / Compare latest
57 Leibler Yavneh College,Elsternwick,VIC,3185 3162 95 13% 572 Trend / Compare latest
58 Glenvale School,Yarrambat,VIC,3091 3091 95 14% 555 Trend / Compare latest
59 Mentone Grammar School,Mentone,VIC,3194 3194 95 14% 1522 Trend / Compare latest
60 Brighton Grammar School,Brighton,VIC,3186 3186 95 14% 1268 Trend / Compare latest
61 Preshil,Kew,VIC,3101 3101 95 14% 234 Trend / Compare latest
62 Billanook College,Mooroolbark,VIC,3138 3138 94 15% 680 Trend / Compare latest
63 Bacchus Marsh Grammar,Bacchus Marsh,VIC,3340 3340 94 15% 2264 Trend / Compare latest
64 Oxley College,Chirnside Park,VIC,3116 3116 94 16% 821 Trend / Compare latest
65 Sacred Heart Girls' College,Oakleigh,VIC,3166 3166 94 16% 1005 Trend / Compare latest
66 Heatherton Christian College,Clarinda,VIC,3169 3169 94 16% 396 Trend / Compare latest
67 Peninsula Grammar,Mount Eliza,VIC,3930 3930 94 16% 1290 Trend / Compare latest
68 Yeshivah College,St Kilda East,VIC,3183 3183 93 17% 427 Trend / Compare latest
69 Luther College,Croydon,VIC,3136 3136 93 18% 1180 Trend / Compare latest
70 Killester College,Springvale,VIC,3171 3171 93 18% 905 Trend / Compare latest
71 Lighthouse Christian College,Keysborough,VIC,3173 3173 93 18% 722 Trend / Compare latest
72 ELTHAM College of Education,Research,VIC,3095 3095 93 19% 590 Trend / Compare latest
73 Maranatha Christian School,Endeavour Hills,VIC,3802 3802 93 19% 706 Trend / Compare latest
74 Whitefriars College,Donvale,VIC,3111 3111 93 19% 1197 Trend / Compare latest
75 Cornish College,Bangholme,VIC,3175 3175 92 20% 634 Trend / Compare latest
76 Woodleigh School,Langwarrin South,VIC,3911 3911 92 20% 925 Trend / Compare latest
77 Alphington Grammar School,Alphington,VIC,3078 3078 92 20% 515 Trend / Compare latest
78 Salesian College,Chadstone,VIC,3148 3148 92 20% 1057 Trend / Compare latest
79 Avila College,Mount Waverley,VIC,3149 3149 92 20% 1043 Trend / Compare latest
80 Catholic Ladies College,Eltham,VIC,3095 3095 92 21% 814 Trend / Compare latest
81 Our Lady of Sion College,Box Hill,VIC,3128 3128 92 21% 940 Trend / Compare latest
82 Star of the Sea College,Brighton,VIC,3186 3186 91 22% 1166 Trend / Compare latest
83 Casey Grammar School,Cranbourne East,VIC,3977 3977 91 22% 855 Trend / Compare latest
84 Santa Maria College,Northcote,VIC,3070 3070 91 22% 917 Trend / Compare latest
85 Plenty Valley Christian College,Doreen,VIC,3754 3754 91 22% 745 Trend / Compare latest
86 St Michael's Grammar School,St Kilda,VIC,3182 3182 91 23% 1196 Trend / Compare latest
87 Marcellin College,Bulleen,VIC,3105 3105 91 23% 1432 Trend / Compare latest
88 Siena College,Camberwell,VIC,3124 3124 91 23% 784 Trend / Compare latest
89 Balcombe Grammar School,Mount Martha,VIC,3934 3934 91 23% 829 Trend / Compare latest
90 Overnewton Anglican Community College,Keilor,VIC,3036 3036 91 24% 2098 Trend / Compare latest
91 Flinders Christian Community College,Tyabb,VIC,3913 3913 90 24% 1737 Trend / Compare latest
92 St Bede's College,Mentone,VIC,3194 3194 90 25% 1496 Trend / Compare latest
93 Academy of Mary Immaculate,Fitzroy,VIC,3065 3065 90 25% 626 Trend / Compare latest
94 Emmaus College,Vermont South,VIC,3133 3133 90 25% 1296 Trend / Compare latest
95 Hume Anglican Grammar,Mickleham,VIC,3064 3064 90 25% 1123 Trend / Compare latest

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