Best schools in South Western suburbs, Perth

Top performing schools in South Western suburbs, Perth

The Good Schools Guide has compiled a list of the best performing schools in Western Australia based on median ATAR scores in 2016. We have identified top schools from various suburbs across the whole state.

School

Gender

Type

Region

Median ATAR

Presbyterian Ladies' College - Perth

Female

Independent

South Western

92.9

Penrhos College

Female

Independent

South Western

92.65

Christ Church Grammar School

Male

Independent

South Western

92.5

Santa Maria College

Female

Catholic

South Western

91.85

St Hilda's Anglican School for Girls (Inc)

Female

Independent

South Western

91.4

Methodist Ladies' College

Female

Independent

South Western

90.3

John XXIII College

Co-ed

Catholic

South Western

88.6

Rossmoyne Senior High School

Co-ed

Government

South Western

87.35

Scotch College

Male

Independent

South Western

87.3

Iona Presentation College

Female

Catholic

South Western

86.7

School rating and rankings based on study score

Perth’s south-western suburbs have an excellent reputation when it comes to educational results. Of the city’s top 10 overall performers according to their median ATAR, seven are from the south-western region.

Presbyterian Ladies’ College – Perth is at the top of the list with a score 92.9, followed closely by Penrhos College and Christ Church Grammar School (less than one point separated the trio). It was a similar story down the list, with eighth placed Rossmoyne Senior High School (87.35) just pipping Scotch College (87.3), while Iona Presentation College rounds out the top 10 with 86.7.

There is a reasonably even spread of schools – six all girls, two all-boys and two co-ed in the gender department, while the type of institution was split between independent (six), Catholic (three) and government (one).

Check out The Good Schools Guide for more information about schools with high median ATARs and study scores in Perth.

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