HSC Result

Below is a quick summary of the wonderful Higher School Certificate results achieved by our class of 2019:

• 40 Band 6s, 180 Band 5s and 183 Band 4s.

• 70.8% of all Bands achieved were the top three Bands ie; Bands 6, 5 and 4. The state average is 65%.

• Band 6 was achieved in 24 of the 36 courses examined.

• Eighteen students made the Distinguished Achievers List meaning that they were awarded at least one Band 6.

• 21 of 36 subjects examined were above state average

• Twelve of the examined courses had an average mark above the state average of three or greater: Ancient History (>5), Community and Family Studies (>3), Design and Technology (10), English Studies (>7), Industrial Technology Multi Media (>7), Mathematics Extension 2 (>3), Modern History (>3), Music 1 (>7), Science Extension 1 (>5), Society and Culture (>5), Construction VET (>3), Entertainment (>4).

• Catherine White’s dance performance was nominated for HSC Dance Callback 2019.

• Lucy Ballenden’s major music performance was nominated for 2019 HSC Encore.

• Erin Campbell’s major artwork was chosen for 2019 HSC Art Rules.

• Grace Cameron, Eirlys Grice, Mary Hodkinson and Ebony Pye’s major artworks were nominated for 2019 HSC Art Express.

• Lucy Ballenden was awarded DUX with an ATAR of 93.85.

• 10 students achieved an ATAR above 90 (Nearly 11% of all the students who applied for an ATAR).

• Forty-five students achieved an ATAR between 70 and 90.

The top ATAR scores were:

Lucy Ballenden 93.85

Eleanor MacPhail 93.55

Bronte Brown 92.95

Grace Cameron 92.75

Lily McGaw 92.30

Connor Donaghy 92.10

Hannah Goerges 91.95

Simon Joubert 90.9

Casey Earle 90.50

Gemma Bucci 90.25

The 2019 Year 12 students certainly deserve to be congratulated on their achievements as many worked hard and consistently to achieve their success. Congratulations also to their teachers for their commitment and professionalism towards their students.