Academic Success

Haileybury is acclaimed as a great private school. The acclaim stems from our highly successful parallel education model, outstanding teachers, small class sizes, an unmatched level of individual attention, outstanding academic VCE results, a strong international focus and over 125 years of history.


Results for the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) for 2008 to 2019 saw Haileybury's academic success was an outstanding set of collective results.

  • Haileybury is ranked the number one co-education primary school and the number two secondary school for girls and boys in Victoria.
  • Our 2019 NAPLAN average for Years 3 and 5 (primary) was 553.4, compared to the National average of 459.76.
  • Our 2019 NAPLAN average for Years 7 and 9 (secondary) was 631.4, compared to National average of 557.97.
  • Haileybury’s Years 3 and 5 average (553.4) is comparable to the National Years 7 and 9 average (557.97).
  • These results rank Haileybury in the top 0.5% of schools in the country.

VCE Results 2019

  • Three students achieved a perfect ATAR of 99.95
  • 11% of students in the top 1% in the country
  • 35% of students in thetop 5% in the country
  • 55%of students in the top 10% in the country
  • 58% of girls in the top 10% in the country
  • 52% of boys in the top 10% in the country
  • 93%of students in the top 40% in the country
  • 37 perfect VCE Study Scoresof 50 were achieved in 15 different subjects
  • 100% VCE Pass Ratewas achieved

2019 VCE Results Flyer

Acclaimed Teachers

Outstanding professional teachers are fundamental to optimal learning. Haileybury’s teachers are exceptional and encouraged to thrive beside their students. Their talents are nurtured by:

  • An annual Professional Recognition Program
  • Classroom visits and appraisals for all teachers
  • A teacher coaching model
  • Performance-based pay bonuses