Outstanding Results

The WA Department of Education Aboriginal Education Branch recently completed an audit of the Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) and Australian Tertiary Admissions Ranking (ATAR) the results for the past five years. The results are summarised below and clearly show the positive impact the Follow the Dream/Partnerships for Success program has on student achievement.

2012 Year 12 Aboriginal Students

Number of students Number achieving a WACE % Number achieving an ATAR %
All Year 12 Aboriginal Students (including FTD: PFS Students) 522 292 56 46 9
Follow the Dream: Partnerships for Success Students Only 107 98 92 24 22

2011 Year 12 Aboriginal Students

Number of students Number achieving a WACE % Number achieving an ATAR %
All Year 12 Aboriginal Students (including FTD: PFS Students) 565 314 56 58 10
Follow the Dream: Partnerships for Success Students Only 124 109 88 34 27

2010 Year 12 Aboriginal Students

Number of students Number achieving a WACE % Number achieving an ATAR %
All Year 12 Aboriginal Students (including FTD: PFS Students) 598 305 51 53 9
Follow the Dream: Partnerships for Success Students Only 124 105 85 23 19