James Ruse Agricultural High School

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Telephone02 9871-7126

Emailjamesruse-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Academic achievements

Students from James Ruse have a proud record of academic achievement.  The school has consistently obtained outstanding results in public examinations while excellent performances have been recorded in State, Australian and International competitions in a variety of intellectual pursuits.

The majority of James Ruse students proceed to university with considerable success in a broad range of tertiary studies in which students are well represented in:

  • Law
  • Medicine
  • Science
  • Engineering
  • Economics / Commerce
  • Agricultural Science
  • Health Sciences
  • Information Technology
  • Computing Studies
  • Veterinary Science

And many more ....

 

Higher School Certificate Success in 2018

James Ruse again topped the honours list in the HSC with 74.73% of our cohort achieving a band 6 achieving the top in school rankings overall (23rd year). 85 students were considered top all-rounders making the Premier’s List of achieving 10 or more units in subjects with a mark over 90.  Fabulous success to the students of 2018. Raymond Li achieved 1st place in NSW in both Chemistry and Mathematics Extension 1 while Phillip Liang achieved 1st place in Mathematics Extension 2. 

Seven students received the highest ATAR of 99.95:

  • Louise Cai
  • Jiaying Chen
  • Jason Lai
  • Raymond Li
  • Phillip Liang
  • Yoo-Jeong Shin
  • Ivan Shen

Nominations to ENCORE and OnStage 

Music​ Encore:      

  • Eunice Cheng
  • Leona Jiao
  • Brian Lei
  • Kevin Jing Han Li
  • Anna Liu
  • Edwin Xu
  • Elton Zi Xian Yang

Drama OnStage (Individual)

  • George Lu (The Bard's Will)
  • Aletheia Yosaviera (Work/Love Balance)              

NSW state rankings 2018: 

Agriculture

  • Flora Lee                            -    Rank 4
  • Li Yi Wang                          -    Rank 5
  • Terry Peng                         -    Rank 6
  • Isabella Qiao-zhi Wang    -    Rank 6              

Mathematics

  • Jenson Chen Xi Xie            -    Rank 4

Mathematics Extension 1

  •  Raymond Kai Chun Li    -    Rank 1 

Mathematics Extension 2

  • Phillip Liang                    -    Rank 1
  • Raymond Kai Chun Li    -    Rank 2
  • Andrew Xu                      -    Rank 5
  • Ivan Shen                        -     Rank 7

Software Design and Development

  • Yasiru Jayasooriya        -    Rank 9

Chemistry

  • Raymond Kai Chun Li         -    Rank 1
  • Jason Lai                               -    Rank 2    
  • Yichen Zhang                       -    Rank 2
  • Brian Feng                            -    Rank 4
  • Hayes Choy                          -    Rank 18
  • Phillip Liang                         -    Rank 19   

Physics

  • Jiaying Chen                        -    Rank 3
  • Yichen Zhang                      -    Rank 6
  • Phillip Liang                        -    Rank 7    

Modern History

  • Esha Gupta                           -    Rank 6
  • Bill Chen                               -    Rank 20

Music Extension

  • Elton Zi Xian Yang                -    Rank 5