Perth’s primary and secondary schools, both public and private, provide a high-quality education to students. Many private schools offer on-campus boarding facilities for secondary school (or older) students. In its latest budget, the state government proposed $4.84b to education. In 2016 student enrolment growth increased by 1.3% from the previous year and a forecast of 9.0% (or 26,551 students) growth between 2014-2019.
Prepared by Urbis; Source: Western Australian School Curriculum and Standards Authority. * Based on number of year 12 subject enrolments where a WACE course score of at least 75+ achieved (excludes vocational subjects),2016.