Top Primary Schools in ACT - 2019

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The following table lists the 2019 best (top quarter among all schools) primary schools in ACT. English and Maths are rated with 5 grades while the overall academic performance has 3 rating scales for you to choose. Related ratings: Top Canberra Primary Schools | Top Canberra Non-government Primary Schools | Top Canberra Government Primary Schools | ACT Primary School Ratings. Alternatively you can compare up to 5 ACT primary 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.

  1. All the columns are sort-able. To sort in ascending or descending order, click on the corresponding column headings.
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Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100
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.
School State Overall Score English Maths Total EnrolmentsTrend / CompareLocalitySectorICSEA
Canberra Girls' Grammar School,Deakin,ACT,2600 100 1251 Trend / Compare Deakin,ACT,2600 Non-government 1176
Aranda Primary School,Aranda,ACT,2614 100 541 Trend / Compare Aranda,ACT,2614 Government 1171
Canberra Grammar School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 99 1953 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Non-government 1192
Radford College,Bruce,ACT,2617 99 1933 Trend / Compare Bruce,ACT,2617 Non-government 1189
Garran Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 98 603 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Government 1151
Burgmann Anglican School,Gungahlin,ACT,2912 98 1442 Trend / Compare Gungahlin,ACT,2912 Non-government 1156
Telopea Park School,Barton,ACT,2600 98 1426 Trend / Compare Barton,ACT,2600 Government 1150
Brindabella Christian College,Lyneham,ACT,2602 97 973 Trend / Compare Lyneham,ACT,2602 Non-government 1138
Emmaus Christian School,Dickson,ACT,2602 97 308 Trend / Compare Dickson,ACT,2602 Non-government 1147
Sts Peter and Paul's Primary School,Garran,ACT,2605 97 236 Trend / Compare Garran,ACT,2605 Non-government 1121
Majura Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 96 613 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Government 1141
Trinity Christian School,Wanniassa,ACT,2903 96 1070 Trend / Compare Wanniassa,ACT,2903 Non-government 1125
Hawker Primary School,Hawker,ACT,2614 96 340 Trend / Compare Hawker,ACT,2614 Government 1125
Curtin Primary School,Curtin,ACT,2605 95 493 Trend / Compare Curtin,ACT,2605 Government 1138
Rosary Primary School,Watson,ACT,2602 95 315 Trend / Compare Watson,ACT,2602 Non-government 1124
Mawson Primary School,Mawson,ACT,2607 94 426 Trend / Compare Mawson,ACT,2607 Government 1112
St Thomas More's Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 94 144 Trend / Compare Campbell,ACT,2612 Non-government 1117
St Jude's Primary School,Holder,ACT,2611 94 411 Trend / Compare Holder,ACT,2611 Non-government 1113
Torrens Primary School,Torrens,ACT,2607 93 467 Trend / Compare Torrens,ACT,2607 Government 1107
Red Hill Primary School,Red Hill,ACT,2603 93 726 Trend / Compare Red Hill,ACT,2603 Government 1139
Yarralumla Primary School,Yarralumla,ACT,2600 93 381 Trend / Compare Yarralumla,ACT,2600 Government 1135
Mother Teresa Catholic Primary School,Harrison,ACT,2914 92 682 Trend / Compare Harrison,ACT,2914 Non-government 1108
Turner School,Turner,ACT,2612 92 489 Trend / Compare Turner,ACT,2612 Government 1148
Kaleen Primary School,Kaleen,ACT,2617 91 478 Trend / Compare Kaleen,ACT,2617 Government 1121
North Ainslie Primary School,Ainslie,ACT,2602 91 609 Trend / Compare Ainslie,ACT,2602 Government 1130
Campbell Primary School,Campbell,ACT,2612 91 358 Trend / Compare Campbell,ACT,2612 Government 1129
Chapman Primary School,Chapman,ACT,2611 90 557 Trend / Compare Chapman,ACT,2611 Government 1123