Among government schools in Werribee, one received the best results in NAPLAN over a five-year period.
Western Melbourne’s top NAPLAN-performing schools are Suzanne Cory High School and Penleigh & Essendon Grammar School.
Based on the results from the MySchool website, the Federal Government has identified the schools that consistently outperformed everyone between 2017 and 2021 in the Year 5 and Year 9 tests.
Suzanne Cory High School in Werribee was the top performing school in Year 9, with an average result of 3339.0 over the five year period.
Westbourne Grammar School in Truganina and Heathdale Christian College in Werribee were the second and third-best schools in the region, respectively, with average scores of 2742.0 and 2705.3.
Penleigh & Essendon Grammar School, in Keilor East, has scored an average of 2744.3 over the past five years, better than any other school in Western Melbourne.