HSC School Rankings 2015 NSW

HSC School Rankings 2015 Revealed

The HSC School Rankings list for 2015 have been revealed with the top 200 schools across NSW earning bragging rights on the list of distinguished achievers.

The 2015 HSC exams commenced on the 12 October 2015 and carried through to Wednesday 4 November 2015. Tens of thousands of students aged 16-18 across the state of New South Wales sat the written exams during the 24-day period. The below list features a number of new and familiar schools that performed well amongst other schools across NSW to feature in the top 20, top 50, top 100, and top 200 HSC performers in the state of New South Wales for 2015.

At Hawkeye Education, we understand the importance of past history as an indicator of future success which is why the 2015 HSC top performing high school list provides such valuable insights for students and parents.

Can’t find your school on the list? Don’t worry! Just because a school is not featured on the list does not mean that there were not individual standouts in the 2015 HSC list. The list below is dedicated to the top performing schools across the state and does not factor in individual highlights, instead focussing on year level success.

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How is the 2015 HSC School Rankings Listed Calculated?

Before we rank the best schools in NSW by HSC results for 2015, it is first important to understand how these rankings came to be. The below table shows the top 200 schools in NSW ranked by their HSC success according to a number of key metrics including All Rounders, First in Course, Top Achievers, and Distinguished Achievers.

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Top 200 HSC School Rankings 2015

NSW Ranking School Name School Location All Rounders
1 James Ruse Agricultural High School Carlingford 89
2 Sydney Girls High School Surry Hills 55
3 Baulkham Hills High School Baulkham Hills 50
4 North Sydney Girls High School Crows Nest 50
5 North Sydney Boys High School Crows Nest 46
6 Sydney Boys High School Surry Hills 45
7 Sydney Grammar School Darlinghurst 40
8 Pymble Ladies College Pymble 37
9 Girraween High School Girraween 28
10 Hornsby Girls High School Hornsby 24
11 Abbotsleigh Wahroonga 23
12 Presbyterian Ladies College Sydney Croydon 19
13 Knox Grammar School Wahroonga 18
14 Barker College Hornsby 17
15 Cherrybrook Technology High School Cherrybrook 17
16 Killara High School Killara 16
17 Moriah College Bondi Junction 16
18 Penrith High School Penrith 16
19 SCEGGS Darlinghurst Darlinghurst 16
20 St Ignatius College Lane Cove 16
21 Fort Street High School Petersham 15
22 Hurlstone Agricultural High School Glenfield 15
23 Northern Beaches Secondary College Manly Campus North Curl Curl 15
24 The Kings School North Parramatta 15
25 Cranbrook School Bellevue Hill 14
26 The Scots College Bellevue Hill 14
27 Loreto Normanhurst Normanhurst 13
28 Sydney Technical High School Bexley 13
29 Ascham School Edgecliff 12
30 Kambala Rose Bay 12
31 Queenwood School for Girls Mosman 12
32 Meriden School Strathfield 11
33 Ravenswood School for Girls Gordon 11
34 SHORE Sydney Church of England Grammar School North Sydney 11
35 St George Girls High School Kogarah 11
36 Caringbah High School Caringbah 10
37 Merewether High School Broadmeadow 10
38 Normanhurst Boys High School Normanhurst 10
39 Reddam House Bondi Campus North Bondi 10
40 Canberra Grammar School Red Hill 9
41 Carlingford High School Carlingford 9
42 Chatswood High School Chatswood 9
43 Gosford High School Gosford 9
44 Smiths Hill High School Wollongong 9
45 St Catherines School Waverley 9
46 Monte Sant Angelo Mercy College North Sydney 8
47 Castle Hill High School Castle Hill 7
48 Freeman Catholic College Bonnyrigg Heights 7
49 Loreto Kirribilli Kirribilli 7
50 Mount St Benedict College Pennant Hills 7
51 Prairiewood High School Wetherill Park 7
52 Roseville College Roseville 7
53 St Aloysius College Milsons Point 7
54 Marist Sisters College Woolwich Woolwich 6
55 St Josephs College Hunters Hill 6
56 Tara Anglican School for Girls North Parramatta 6
57 Alpha Omega Senior College Auburn 5
58 Brigidine College Randwick Randwick 5
59 Brigidine College St Ives St Ives 5
60 Canley Vale High School Canley Vale 5
61 Cheltenham Girls High School Beecroft 5
62 Christian Brothers High School Lewisham Lewisham 5
63 Concord High School Concord 5
64 Danebank An Anglican School for Girls Hurstville 5
65 Emanuel School Randwick 5
66 Epping Boys High School Eastwood 5
67 Malek Fahd Islamic School Greenacre 5
68 St Lukes Grammar School Dee Why 5
69 St Scholasticas College Glebe Point Glebe Point 5
70 Sydney Secondary College Blackwattle Bay Campus Glebe 5
71 Marist College Kogarah Bexley 4
72 Ryde Secondary College Ryde 4
73 Tempe High School Tempe 4
74 Willoughby Girls High School Willoughby 4
75 Amity College Prestons Prestons 3
76 Catherine McAuley Westmead Westmead 3
77 Cerdon College Merrylands 3
78 Georges River College Oatley Senior Campus Oatley 3
79 Masada College St Ives 3
80 MLC School Burwood 3
81 Newcastle Grammar School Newcastle 3
82 Newington College Stanmore 3
83 Our Lady of Mercy College Parramatta Parramatta 3
84 Randwick Girls High School Randwick 3
85 Santa Sabina College Strathfield 3
86 St Marys Senior High School St Marys 3
87 Strathfield Girls High School Strathfield 3
88 Sutherland Shire Christian School Barden Ridge 3
89 Trinity Grammar School Summer Hill 3
90 Waverley College Waverley 3
91 Wenona School North Sydney 3
92 All Saints Catholic Senior College Casula 2
93 Arden Anglican School Epping Campus Epping 2
94 Australian International School Singapore Singapore 2
95 Bethany College Hurstville 2
96 Blakehurst High School Blakehurst 2
97 Canterbury Girls High School Canterbury 2
98 Cecil Hills High School Cecil Hills 2
99 Covenant Christian School Belrose 2
100 Cronulla High School Cronulla 2
101 De La Salle College Cronulla Cronulla 2
102 Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design Dulwich Hill 2
103 Gilroy Catholic College Castle Hill 2
104 Good Samaritan Catholic College Hinchinbrook 2
105 International Grammar School Ultimo 2
106 Macarthur Anglican School Cobbitty 2
107 MacKillop College Port Macquarie Port Macquarie 2
108 Macquarie Fields High School Macquarie Fields 2
109 Mercy Catholic College Chatswood 2
110 Northern Beaches Christian School Terrey Hills 2
111 Northern Beaches Secondary College Freshwater Campus Harbord 2
112 Oakhill College Castle Hill Castle Hill 2
113 Pacific Hills Christian School Dural 2
114 Parramatta Marist High School Westmead 2
115 Pennant Hills High School Pennant Hills 2
116 St Clares College Waverley 2
117 St Ives High School St Ives 2
118 St John Paul College Coffs Harbour 2
119 St Johns College Dubbo Dubbo East 2
120 St Marys Cathedral College Sydney 2
121 St Patricks College Strathfield Strathfield 2
122 St Pauls High School Booragul 2
123 St Philips Christian College Waratah Waratah 2
124 St Spyridon College Senior School Maroubra 2
125 St Ursulas College Kingsgrove 2
126 St Vincents College Potts Point 2
127 Sylvania High School Sylvania 2
128 Tangara School for Girls Cherrybrook 2
129 The Armidale School Armidale 2
130 The Hills Grammar School Kenthurst 2
131 Warners Bay High School Warners Bay 2
132 Xavier Catholic College Skennars Head 2
133 Al-Faisal College Auburn 1
134 Alexandria Park Community School Alexandria 1
135 Australian Christian College: Marsden Park Riverstone 1
136 Beverly Hills Girls High School Beverly Hills 1
137 Bonnyrigg High School Bonnyrigg 1
138 Bossley Park High School Bossley Park 1
139 Burwood Girls High School Croydon 1
140 Cambridge Park High School Cambridge Park 1
141 Coffs Harbour Senior College Coffs Harbour 1
142 Colo High School Richmond North 1
143 Conservatorium High School Sydney 1
144 Cumberland High School Carlingford 1
145 De La Salle College Revesby Heights Revesby Heights 1
146 East Hills Boys Technology High School Panania 1
147 Elderslie High School Narellan 1
148 Elizabeth Macarthur High School Narellan 1
149 Finley High School Finley 1
150 Frensham School Mittagong 1
151 Georges River Grammar Georges Hall 1
152 Glenwood High School Glenwood 1
153 Green Point Christian College Green Point 1
154 Greystanes High School Greystanes 1
155 Heathcote High School Heathcote 1
156 Henry Kendall High School Gosford 1
157 Homebush Boys High School Homebush 1
158 Hunter Valley Grammar School Ashtonfield 1
159 Inaburra School Bangor 1
160 Kildare Catholic College Wagga Wagga 1
161 Kincoppal Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart Rose Bay 1
162 Kinross Wolaroi School Orange 1
163 Kirrawee High School Kirrawee 1
164 Kotara High School Adamstown 1
165 Ku-ring-gai Creative Arts High School Turramurra North 1
166 Liverpool Girls High School Liverpool 1
167 Macarthur Girls High School Parramatta 1
168 Macquarie College Wallsend 1
169 Marcellin College Randwick 1
170 Marian Catholic College Kenthurst 1
171 Model Farms High School Baulkham Hills 1
172 Moorebank High School Moorebank 1
173 Mount St Patrick College Murwillumbah 1
174 Muirfield High School North Rocks 1
175 Nagle College Blacktown 1
176 Northern Beaches Secondary College Cromer Campus Cromer 1
177 Northern Beaches Secondary College Mackellar Girls Campus Manly Vale 1
178 Northmead Creative and Performing Arts High School Northmead 1
179 OTEN Open Training and Education Network Strathfield 1
180 Picton High School Picton 1
181 Pittwater House Schools Collaroy 1
182 Port Hacking High School Miranda 1
183 Randwick Boys High School Randwick 1
184 Richard Johnson Anglican School Oakhurst 1
185 Rose Bay Secondary College Dover Heights 1
186 Rosebank College Five Dock 1
187 Sefton High School Sefton 1
188 Springwood High School Springwood 1
189 St Andrews Cathedral School Sydney 1
190 St Augustines College Brookvale 1
191 St Clares High School Taree 1
192 St Columba Anglican School Port Macquarie 1
193 St Columbas Catholic College Springwood 1
194 St Gregorys College Campbelltown Gregory Hills 1
195 St Josephs Catholic College East Gosford 1
196 St Marouns College Dulwich Hill 1
197 St Patricks Marist College Dundas 1
198 St Pauls College Sydney 1
199 St Philips Christian College Port Stephens Salamander Bay 1
200 St Pius X College Chatswood 1

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