Butler College (Perth)

Butler College is an Independent public co-educational high day school located in Butler, a northern suburb of Perth, Western Australia.

Butler College
Location
Butler College is located in Western Australia
Butler College
Butler College
Location in Western Australia

Australia
Coordinates31°39′07″S 115°42′32″E / 31.652°S 115.709°E / -31.652; 115.709Coordinates: 31°39′07″S 115°42′32″E / 31.652°S 115.709°E / -31.652; 115.709
Information
TypeIndependent public co-educational day school
MottoKnowledge Integrity Respect
Opened2013; 7 years ago (2013)
Educational authorityWA Department of Education
PrincipalsArmando Giglia, Barry Rose[1]
Years7-12
Enrolment1,796[2] (2018)
Campus typeSuburban
Website

BackgroundEdit

Butler College opened at the beginning of 2013 as an Independent Public School. It is situated in one of the fastest growing areas of Perth, with student numbers rapidly increasing since it opened. Butler North Secondary School is planned to open to year 7 students in 2020, expanding to year 12 by 2025 to take pressure off Butler College. Another secondary school is planned to be built in Alkimos by 2024.[3][4]

Academic resultsEdit

Year Rank Median ATAR Eligible students Students with ATAR % Students with ATAR Ref
2018 128 67.65 200 72 36.00% [5]
2017 142 57.25 214 71 33.18% [6]

Student numbersEdit

Year Number[2]
2014 618
2015 1,277
2016 1,581
2017 1,840
2018 1,796

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Butler College (4191)". Schools Online. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Butler College, Butler, WA". My School. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  3. ^ Jarvis, Lucy. "School planning review to meet population growth". North Coast Times. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  4. ^ McInnes, Anita. "North Butler high school for Year 7 in 2020". Yanchep News Online. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  5. ^ "WA School Ranking". Better Education. Retrieved 24 November 2019.
  6. ^ "WA School Ranking - 2017". Better Education. Retrieved 24 November 2019.