Best Primary Schools in NSW - 2012


The following table lists the 2012  best primary schools in 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.

  1. All the columns are sort-able. To sort in ascending or descending order, click on the corresponding column headings.
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  5. 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 primary schools.
Lowest: 1, 6, 60 - Highest: 5, 10, 100

Sydney | Newcastle | Central Coast | Wollongong | Maitland | Tweed Heads | Wagga Wagga | Albury | Port Macquarie | Tamworth

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 / CompareLocalitySector
Sydney Grammar School, Edgecliff Preparatory School,Paddington,NSW,2021 100 302 Trend / Compare Paddington,NSW,2021 Non-government
Sydney Grammar School, St Ives Preparatory School,St Ives,NSW,2075 100 409 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Non-government
St Aloysius' College,Milsons Point,NSW,2061 100 1236 Trend / Compare Milsons Point,NSW,2061 Non-government
St Mary's School,Erskineville,NSW,2043 100 187 Trend / Compare Erskineville,NSW,2043 Non-government
Artarmon Public School,Artarmon,NSW,2064 100 861 Trend / Compare Artarmon,NSW,2064 Government
Maroubra Bay Public School,Maroubra,NSW,2035 100 188 Trend / Compare Maroubra,NSW,2035 Government
Abbotsleigh,Wahroonga,NSW,2076 100 1367 Trend / Compare Wahroonga,NSW,2076 Non-government
Mulgoa Public School,Mulgoa,NSW,2750 100 76 Trend / Compare Mulgoa,NSW,2750 Government
Italian Bilingual School,Meadowbank,NSW,2114 100 104 Trend / Compare Meadowbank,NSW,2114 Non-government
Hornsby North Public School,Hornsby,NSW,2077 100 787 Trend / Compare Hornsby,NSW,2077 Government
Neutral Bay Public School,Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 100 842 Trend / Compare Neutral Bay,NSW,2089 Government
Lindfield East Public School,East Lindfield,NSW,2070 100 741 Trend / Compare East Lindfield,NSW,2070 Government
Hunters Hill Public School,Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 100 357 Trend / Compare Hunters Hill,NSW,2110 Government
St Ives North Public School,St Ives,NSW,2075 100 695 Trend / Compare St Ives,NSW,2075 Government
Epping Heights Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 100 359 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
St Martin's Catholic Primary School,Davidson,NSW,2085 100 181 Trend / Compare Davidson,NSW,2085 Non-government
PLC Armidale,Armidale,NSW,2350 100 298 Trend / Compare Armidale,NSW,2350 Non-government
Carlingford West Public School,Carlingford,NSW,2118 100 775 Trend / Compare Carlingford,NSW,2118 Government
Meriden School,Strathfield,NSW,2135 100 746 Trend / Compare Strathfield,NSW,2135 Non-government
Eastwood Public School,Eastwood,NSW,2122 100 733 Trend / Compare Eastwood,NSW,2122 Government
Matthew Pearce Public School,Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 100 1037 Trend / Compare Baulkham Hills,NSW,2153 Government
Epping West Public School,Epping,NSW,2121 100 688 Trend / Compare Epping,NSW,2121 Government
Summer Hill Public School,Summer Hill,NSW,2130 100 764 Trend / Compare Summer Hill,NSW,2130 Government
Hurstville Public School,Hurstville,NSW,2220 100