Academic Highlights

Edmund Rice College 2019 HSC Results Snapshot

 

Edmund Rice College 2018 HSC Results Snapshot

Edmund Rice College received some very strong HSC results in 2018.  Among the many highlights were:

  • The College Dux was Taj Busch, who received an ATAR of 95.45
  • 14 students achieved ATARS above 90: Taj Busch, Jonathon Keys, Sam Bradbury, Jake Cavdarovski, Kaylan Castaldi, Juan Sanchez, Brodie Howson, Dallas Mojanovski, Jackson McBeath, Michael Sandona, Lachlan Dale, Lachlan Marks, William Whitehouse, Hugh Archer
  • 42 entries in the HSC Distinguished Achievers’ List
  • 28% of all course results were either a Band 5 or 6
  • 25% of the boys in the cohort achieved at least 1 Band 6 result
  • Edmund Rice College had the second  highest number of entries at Band 6 level amongst the Catholic secondary schools in the  local Illawarra  area , behind St Mary’s Star of The Sea College (all girls)
  • In percentage of band 6 results,  boys at our College have performed strongly in comparison to  boys in other Catholic schools in the Diocese.
  • James Lindley was selected for inclusion in ArtExpress 2019. His photographic work will be exhibited at The Armory at Olympic Park in March 2019
  • Nathan Issa, Joshua Shalala and Jaeden Mourmourakis were nominated in Industrial Technology for InTech 2018, the annual exhibition of outstanding student Major Projects
  • 89% of the accelerated Studies of Religion 2 Unit Class received a Band 5 or 6 

Band Distributions for Edmund Rice College HSC 2018

NSW

No of students

No of exams sat

Band 6 or E4

Band 5 or E3

Band 4 or E2

Band 3 or E1

Band 2

Band 1

Edmund Rice College

135

805

42

185

299

217

51

10

Percentage in Band in relation to number of papers sat

 

 

5.2%

23%

37%

27%

6.3%

1.2%

 

Percentage of students achieving top 2 Bands (5 & 6) 10% or more above the state mean 

Subject           

Edmund Rice College
Top 2 Bands 5 & 6 (%)

State
Top 2 Bands 5 & 6(%)

% Difference

English Ext 2

100%

66.67%

33.33%

Maths Ext 2

100%

85.88%

14.12%

Maths Ext 1

90%

79.92%

10.08%

Studies of Rel 2

88.88%

37.01%

51.87%

Construction

37.50%

18.62%

18.88%

Industrial Tech

36%

20.93%

15.07%

 

Edmund Rice College 2017 HSC Highlights

Edmund Rice College received some solid HSC results in 2017. Among the many highlights were:

  • Ryan Neufeld, College Dux, received an ATAR of 96.65
  • 28% of the cohort achieved an ATAR above 80
  • The highest ATARS included Ryan Neufeld 99.65, Nick Tzortzis 96.55, Zac Damcevski 94.75, Hayden Welsh 92.85, Michael Cunzolo 92.15, Jared Cabor 91
  • 35 entries in the HSC Distinguished Achievers’ List
  • 85% of students who applied received early entry into University (56 students)
  • 95% of the accelerated Studies of Religion 2 Unit Class received a Band 5 or 6
  • All 119 students graduating in 2017 either entered university or other tertiary courses or gained employment.
  • ERC courses above the state mean in 20 of the 31 courses
  • Dylan Potter was chosen for Art Express with his photographic artwork Amour, An Ode To The Medici.
  • Bailey Lamb was nominated in Industrial Technology (Automotive) for InTech 2018, the annual exhibition of outstanding student Major Projects