10 Suburbs with the Best Schools in NSW

20th December 2018

When investing in property in Australia, it’s essential to understand what affects prices. The abundance of quality schools is a key consideration when deciding where to buy investment properties. Here are 10 suburbs in Sydney that have great schools.

1. Waterloo

Waterloo is well known for its outstanding culture and proximity to shops and great schools. It’s got plenty of bus links and is also close to Moore Park where you can enjoy a variety of sports and entertainment. Choose from a variety of quality public and private schools in the area as well as single-sex schools like Sydney Girls High School and Sydney Boys High School.

2. Eastwood

From Eastwood public school to St Kevin’s Catholic Primary School, this suburb is well known for top-rated schools as well as having great public transport and many cafes and restaurants.

3. Hurstville

Hurstville is ideal for families looking for a lively neighbourhood with great shops and places to eat out as well as good schools. Families can choose from public schools like Hurstville Public School, religious schools such as Danebank Anglican School for Girls or St George Christian School.

4. Edgecliffe

It’s not just proximity to the water that draws people to this eastern Sydney suburb. It’s also home to two of the top-rated schools – Sydney Grammar School Edgecliff Preparatory and Ascham School.

5. Woollahra

Sitting above the lovely Centennial park, Woollahra is a stone’s throw away from a number of high-quality schools. This includes Woollahra Public School and St Francis of Assisi Regional Catholic Primary School.

6. Macquarie Park

Take your pick from a range of quality public schools, private schools, all boys or girls’ schools and religious schools in Macquarie Park and surrounding suburbs like Marsfield and North Ryde, home to top-rated schools like Northcross Christian School. While already known for its schools and great access to buses and trains, Macquarie Park is set to become a Sydney hotspot with the start of the Sydney Metro Northwest.

7. Carlingford

Carlingford is home to two of the top-rated primary schools in Sydney – Carlingford Public School and Murray Farm Public School. There’s plenty more to choose from beyond that includes Carlingford High School, North Rocks Public School and North Rocks Public School.

8. Turramurra

Located in the scenic Upper North Shore of Sydney, Turramurra is home to a variety of quality schools. This includes Turramurra High School, Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School and Warrawee Public School, the latter of which is a top-rated school in Sydney according to Better Education.

9. Epping

With quality schools that includes North Ryde and Macquarie Park, Epping is yet another desirable suburb for its choice of quality schools. This ranges from top rated public schools like Epping West Public School to religious schools like Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Primary School Epping.

10. Strathfield

Located close to The University of Sydney, this lovely inner west suburb of Sydney is home to quality schools like Trinity Grammar School, Strathfield South Public School, St Martha’s Catholic Primary School and the top-rated Meriden School.

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