Best Primary Schools in Newcastle NSW - 2018


The following table lists the 2018  best primary schools in Newcastle New South Wales. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. Related ratings: Top Sydney Primary Schools | Top Sydney Non-government Primary Schools | Top Sydney Government Primary Schools | NSW Primary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 NSW primary schools and trends with 2D / 3D charts side by side. Also available: Wollongong Top Government Primary Schools | Wollongong Top Non-Government Primary Schools. 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.

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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 School or Rating page. Features of Compare School page:
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School State Overall Score English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySector
St James Primary School,Kotara South,NSW,2289 99 367 Trend / Compare Kotara South,NSW,2289 Non-government
New Lambton Public School,New Lambton,NSW,2305 98 646 Trend / Compare New Lambton,NSW,2305 Government
Macquarie College,Wallsend,NSW,2287 98 787 Trend / Compare Wallsend,NSW,2287 Non-government
Holy Family Primary School,Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 98 250 Trend / Compare Merewether Beach,NSW,2291 Non-government
Newcastle Grammar School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 98 819 Trend / Compare Newcastle,NSW,2300 Non-government
St Joseph's Primary School,Merewether,NSW,2291 98 382 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Non-government
Hamilton South Public School,Merewether,NSW,2291 97 434 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Government
Charlestown South Public School,Charlestown,NSW,2290 96 219 Trend / Compare Charlestown,NSW,2290 Government
Newcastle East Public School,Newcastle,NSW,2300 96 239 Trend / Compare Newcastle,NSW,2300 Government
St John's Primary School,Lambton,NSW,2299 96 185 Trend / Compare Lambton,NSW,2299 Non-government
Kotara South Public School,Kotara,NSW,2289 95 327 Trend / Compare Kotara,NSW,2289 Government
Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College,Fletcher,NSW,2287 94 795 Trend / Compare Fletcher,NSW,2287 Non-government
Belair Public School,Adamstown,NSW,2289 94 515 Trend / Compare Adamstown,NSW,2289 Government
Hunter School of Performing Arts,Broadmeadow,NSW,2292 94 1155 Trend / Compare Broadmeadow,NSW,2292 Government
Eleebana Public School,Eleebana,NSW,2282 94 596 Trend / Compare Eleebana,NSW,2282 Government
Coal Point Public School,Coal Point,NSW,2283 94 242 Trend / Compare Coal Point,NSW,2283 Government
The Junction Public School,Merewether,NSW,2291 94 576 Trend / Compare Merewether,NSW,2291 Government
Merewether Heights Public School,Merewether Heights,NSW,2291 93 343 Trend / Compare Merewether Heights,NSW,2291 Government
Tighes Hill Public School,Tighes Hill,NSW,2297 93 357 Trend / Compare Tighes Hill,NSW,2297 Government
St Philip's Christian College (Waratah),Waratah,NSW,2298 93 1290 Trend / Compare Waratah,NSW,2298 Non-government
Belmont Christian College,Belmont,NSW,2280 93 638 Trend / Compare Belmont,NSW,2280 Non-government
Hamilton Public School,Hamilton,NSW,2303 92 303 Trend / Compare Hamilton,NSW,2303 Government
St Mary's Primary School,Warners Bay,NSW,2282 92 392 Trend / Compare Warners Bay,NSW,2282 Non-government
Our Lady of Victories Primary School,Shortland,NSW,2307 92 110 Trend / Compare Shortland,NSW,2307 Non-government
Hunter Christian School,Mayfield,NSW,2304 91 326 Trend / Compare Mayfield,NSW,2304 Non-government
Kahibah Public School,Kahibah,NSW,2290 91 343 Trend / Compare Kahibah,NSW,2290 Government
St Michael's Primary School,Nelson Bay,NSW,2315 91 271 Trend / Compare Nelson Bay,NSW,2315 Non-government
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