HIGHEST ATAR 99.95
- 2 Duxes on 99.95 - Top 2 Students in the ACT - for the second year in a row.
- 26 students attained an ATAR of 99+ over 99
- 92 students attained an ATAR of 95+
- 151 students attained an ATAR of 90+
- 263 students attained an ATAR of 80+
- 374 students attained an ATAR of 65+
- 88% of students attained an ATAR over 65
- Most students attained ATARs 5-10 marks above their estimate. Students were delighted with their excellent results.
- 402 students gained an ATAR
- 469 students obtained an ACT Senior Secondary Certificate.
- Our median ATAR of all 402 students is 84.45
- The median ATAR of our top 200 students is 94.5
What makes Narrabundah College so unique?
Narrabundah College delivers a senior secondary curriculum to 950+ year 11 and 12 students. It is the school of choice for a significant number of our students locally, nationally and internationally. They choose to enrol for the programs we offer and for the positive, challenging and dynamic learning environment.
Our diverse curriculum offerings sit under the ACT ATAR System, the International Baccalaureate and the French Baccalauréat.
We continue to challenge national trends in STEM and Languages. 450+ of our students study the highest and most difficult level of Maths over the two years; 550+ study Physics and Chemistry, 450+students study Human Biology, Biology and Exercise Science as part of their package. We offer nine languages and more than half of our student population study at least one language.
Students are able to choose from English, History, Philosophy, Humanities, Social Sciences, Media, IT, Visual and Performing Arts as well as the STEM subjects and Languages. These diverse subjects are delivered by passionate teachers whose significant expertise in their area excites students’ interest and learning.
The college prides itself on providing a high level of student support to ensure that all students’ learning journeys are successful.
Not only are students challenged and succeed academically, they are able to develop into caring global citizens who can and do make a difference to our world.
Our Curriculum of Giving Framework overarches student experience at this college. As part of their college journey, students embrace opportunities in leadership, health & well-being, volunteering, community connections and much more.
We create an environment where our students discover their interests, develop their skills and thrive socially, emotionally and academically.
International Baccalaureate Results - Cohort 2018
Ryan W represented Australia in the International Informatics Olympiad. Congratulations to Ryan for winning a bronze medal in this prestigious event.
The 31st International Informatics Olympiad was held in Baku, Azerbaijan from August 4 to August 11, 2019.
14 Aug 2019
This year’s Australian Institute of Physics Women in Physics Lecturer is Dr Helen Maynard-Casely from ANSTO (Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation). Dr Maynard-Casely is touring the country and stopped at Narrabundah College to present current and exciting research projects involving the use of neutrons. Approximately 160 science students attended to hear about diverse topics such as carbon capture and storage technology, the development of magnetic wires to reduce energy usage, detection of fake coins from ancient civilizations and the development of new drugs to target antibiotic resistance bacteria.
14 Aug 2019
Tommy takes over the presidency of Narrabundah College’s Interact Club from Ryan at the club’s handover meeting on June 26, 2019. Many thanks to Ryan for last year’s commitment and thank you to Tommy for his commitment for the next 12 months. Narrabundah College’s Interact club is a great way for students and staff to share in the Curriculum of Giving and to become involved in Australian and international projects of significance. Thank you to each member of our Intereact Club.
29 Jul 2019
From the Literary stream
3 students achieved a High distinction (candidates with a score of 16 out of 20 or higher)
From the Scientific stream
4 students achieved a High Distinction
6 students achieved a Distinction (for candidates with an average mark greater than or equal to 14 and less than 16)
2 students received a Credit (for BAC candidates with an average grade greater than or equal to 12 and less than 14)
Congratulations to our laureates, their parents & families and to all of our school community who have contributed greatly to this success.
24 Jul 2019