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Choosing the right primary school for your child can be overwhelming, to say the least. With such a large variety of schools to choose from, it's hard to know which one will be the best fit for your child and their learning goals. Our top primary school rankings in QLD can be a valuable tool in making an informed decision for your family as all the research has already been done for you.

Compare the Top Ranking Primary Schools in Queensland

Queensland's top ranking primary schools have consistently achieved high standards of education throughout the years. These schools offer exceptional opportunities for students and successfully prepare students for higher education. The criteria used to evaluate the success of these schools include: academic excellence, demonstrated through high exam scores, student-to-teacher ratios, resourcing and extracurricular offerings for students. By comparing these Queensland primary schools you can gain valuable insights into the education landscape in your area, and form a better understanding of what your expectations and preferences are for your child's schooling experience.

Top 10 Primary Schools in QLD

Rank School Suburb Postcode Sector Year Range Teaching Staff School ICSEA Value Gender Religion Avg. NAPLAN Score
1 Rainworth State School Bardon 4065 Government Prep-6 48 1195 Co-Ed Secular 532
2 Somerville House South Brisbane 4101 Non-government Prep-12 119 1189 Female Presbyterian and Methodis 529
3 Good News Lutheran School Middle Park 4074 Non-government Prep-6 31 1178 Co-Ed Lutheran 518
4 Anglican Church Grammar School East Brisbane 4169 Non-government Prep-12 168 1176 Male Anglican 519
5 St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School Corinda 4075 Non-government Prep-12 81 1161 Female Anglican 531
6 St Margaret's Anglican Girls School Ascot 4007 Non-government Prep-12 107 1159 Female Anglican 531
7 Citipointe Christian College Carindale 4152 Non-government Prep-12 162 1141 Co-Ed Christian 532
8 Ormiston College Ormiston 4160 Non-government Prep-12 106 1139 Co-Ed Christian 533
9 Sunnybank Hills State School Sunnybank Hills 4109 Government Prep-6 102 1116 Co-Ed Secular 539
10 Whitsunday Anglican School North Mackay 4740 Non-government Prep-12 70 1098 Co-Ed Anglican 526

FAQs About QLD Primary School Rankings

Let's have a look at some of the most frequently asked questions from parents in Queensland starting their research and journey to find the best primary school for their child.

How are primary schools in Queensland ranked?

Top ranking schools in Queensland are typically determined by a few factors, such as the number of exams sat by the school, the number of students receiving high scores in particular subjects, and school resourcing. School rankings also take into consideration NAPLAN results, the Index of ICSEA, and other relevant metrics.

What does ICSEA stand for in primary school rankings?

ICSEA stands for the Index of Community Socio-Educational Advantage. This metric provides an indication of the socio-educational backgrounds of students. It takes into account factors like parental education, occupation, and location. This helps parents gain an understanding of a school's student population. ICSEA helps in comparing schools' academic achievements while considering the socioeconomic backgrounds of their students.

How do I find more primary school rankings in QLD?

You can look up primary school rankings in QLD through various sources like the My School and Good Schools Guide websites and educational publications. These publications provide detailed information about school rankings and past and present performance.

What are the top ranking high schools in QLD?

Ensure your child continues to receive a quality education with our list of the top ranking high schools in QLD.

How do I enrol my child in Kinetic Education tutoring?

To enrol your child in Kinetic's school tutoring, fill out the registration form. One of our Education Specialists will contact you to discuss your child's learning needs and schedule their first tutoring session.

Is Kinetic Education's primary school tutoring near me?

Kinetic Education has provided primary school tutoring in Brisbane and Queensland to thousands of students. Our online tutoring program offers a flexible and accessible way to study anywhere in Australia. As long as your child has access to a reliable internet connection, they are good to go!

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