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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 WA 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 Western Australia

Western Australia'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 Western Australian 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 WA

Rank School Suburb Postcode Sector Year Range Teaching Staff School ICSEA Value Gender Religion Avg. NAPLAN Score
1 International School of Western Australia City Beach 6015 Non-government PP-12 41 1189 Co-Ed Secular 551
2 Dalkeith Primary School Dalkeith 6009 Government K-6 26 1190 Co-Ed Secular 539
3 Chrysalis Montessori School Glendalough 6016 Government PP-6 14 1180 Co-Ed Catholic 533
4 Nedlands Primary School Nedlands 6009 Government K-6 36 1188 Co-Ed Secular 523
5 Oberthur Primary School Bull Creek 6149 Government K-6 46 1168 Co-Ed Secular 540
6 Christ Church Grammar School Claremont 6010 Non-government PP-12 181 1186 Male Anglican 517
7 Churchlands Primary School Floreat 6014 Government K-6 36 1169 Co-Ed Secular 517
8 Como Primary School Como 6152 Government K-6 37 1141 Co-Ed Secular 521
9 Bull Creek Primary School Bull Creek 6149 Government K-6 27 1124 Co-Ed Secular 524
10 Caladenia Primary School Canning Vale 6155 Government K-6 59 1115 Co-Ed Secular 532

FAQs About WA Primary School Rankings

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

How are primary schools in Western Australia ranked?

Top ranking schools in Western Australia 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 WA?

You can look up primary school rankings in WA 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 WA?

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

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 Perth and Western Australia 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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