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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 Victoria 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 VIC

Victoria'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 Victoria 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 VIC

Rank School Suburb Postcode Sector Year Range Teaching Staff School ICSEA Value Gender Religion Avg. NAPLAN Score
1 Presbyterian Ladies' College Burwood 3125 Non-government Prep-12 174 1210 Female Presbyterian 566
2 Camberwell Grammar School Canterbury 3126 Non-government Prep-12 175 1195 Male Anglican 570
3 Christ Church Grammar School South Yarra 3141 Non-government Prep-6 37 1217 Co-Ed Anglican 540
4 Camberwell Girls Grammar School Canterbury 3126 Non-government Prep-12 113 1184 Female Anglican 557
5 Scotch College Hawthorn 3122 Non-government Prep-12 208 1191 Co-Ed Presbyterian 537
6 Serpell Primary School Templestowe 3106 Government Prep-6 81 1168 Co-Ed Secular 552
7 St Andrews Christian College Wantirna South 3152 Non-government Prep-12 59 1166 Co-Ed Christian 544
8 Beverley Hills Primary School Doncaster East 3109 Government Prep-6 50 1157 Co-Ed Secular 548
9 Ballarat Clarendon College Ballarat 3350 Non-government Prep-12 184 1165 Co-Ed Uniting 540
10 Oakleigh South Primary School South Oakleigh 3167 Government Prep-6 78 1141 Co-Ed Secular 544

FAQs About VIC Primary School Rankings

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

How are primary schools in Victoria ranked?

Top ranking schools in Victoria 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 VIC?

You can look up primary school rankings in VIC 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 VIC?

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

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 Melbourne and Victoria 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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