Sydney has a raft of exclusive private schools, many of which are among the best performing in the country.
While research has shown private education isn’t necessary for academic achievement, the connections made in a good school often prove to be useful later in life, particularly in Sydney business circles.
Business Insider has compiled a list of the top ten private girls schools in Sydney, based on their 2014 HSC performance through data on the Better Education website, and the percentage of students with Distinguished Achievers results.
SCEGGS, Darlinghurst is the most expensive school with annual tuition fees for a senior student costing parents $33,627. Meanwhile Loreto, Normanhurst proved to be the most bang for your buck, ranking third on the list and offering the lowest tuition fees at $21,562 per annum for a senior student.
Other exclusive schools for girls that didn’t make the list but are worth mentioning include Danebank School, Frensham, Kambala, Kincoppal in Rose Bay, Mount St Benedict College, Ravenswood, Tara and Wenona.
Here’s your quick guide to private girls’ schools in Sydney. And yes, we’ll be doing the boys’ schools next.