Academic Achievement

2019 Somerville House Year 12 Achievements

Somerville House congratulates our 2019 Year 12 cohort. The excellent academic results they have achieved in their Overall Positions (OPs) and the Core Skills Test are testament to their scholarship, commitment to their studies and the positive partnerships developed between parents, students and the School’s outstanding teaching staff.

The School acknowledges the Year 12 students for their outstanding individual and collective efforts and we wish them every success in their future studies. 

2019 OP Test Results*

OP Somerville House State State (Female)
1 10.1% 2.85% 2.42%
1-2 21.2% 6.88% 6.28%
1-3 29.3% 11.49% 11.08%
1-5 41.4% 22.5% 22.67%
1-8 62.6% 41.35% 43.16%
1-10 74.7% 54.29% 56.57%
1-15 93.9% 82.92% 84.10%
1-18 100% 94.78% 95.22%

* All OP-eligible students, including VISA students. The Percentage of Year 12 students awarded a Queensland Certificate of Education in 2019: 100%


2019 QCS Test Results *

Result Somerville House State State (Female)
A 31% 16.5% 14.1%
B 41.7% 29.6% 27.7%
C 21.4% 35.7% 37.2%
D 6% 18.2% 21%
E 0% 0% 0%

* QCS results include all Somerville House OP-eligible students who sat the 2019 QCS test (excluding VISA students) and all OP-eligible students in the State who sat the 2019 QCS test.


2019 NAPLAN Results*

Year 9

Aspects of Literacy and Numeracy State Mean National Mean School Mean
Reading 576 580.4 633
Writing 535 548.9 583
Grammar and Punctuation 573 573.2 632
Spelling 580 582.3 623
Numeracy 589 592 630

Year 7

Aspects of Literacy and Numeracy State Mean National Mean School Mean
Reading 545 546 599
Writing 504 513.2 547
Grammar and Punctuation 542 541.7 597
Spelling 544 545.6 590
Numeracy 550 554.1 609

Year 5

Aspects of Literacy and Numeracy State Mean National Mean School Mean
Reading 503 506 587
Writing 465 473.9 527
Grammar and Punctuation 498 499.1 610
Spelling 495 500.7 572
Numeracy 493 495.8 569

Year 3

Aspects of Literacy and Numeracy State Mean National Mean School Mean
Reading 427 432.3 492
Writing 413 432.1 456
Grammar and Punctuation 433 439.8 499
Spelling 411 418.7 458
Numeracy 399 408.1 465

*Means as per QCAA Reports are rounded to the nearest whole number.  National Means provided based on Preliminary Mean Scale data released by ACARA in 2019.