2018 STAFF


Carolyn Lasker is the  Principal of Armidale HIgh School.

Carolyn Lupton

"Armidale High School is an excellent school which has been offering exceptional learning opportunities since 1920.  

Armidale High school is more than just a great school. Here you can be the best you can be, take up a myriad of opportunities and excel academically.

At Armidale High School, students will be engaged and challenged by a broad curriculum offering that promotes student achievement in a highly supportive environment.

Our school culture is underpinned by our three core values of pride, respect, responsibility.

Students at Armidale High School benefit from being taught by very experienced and highly qualified staff who are committed to proving the life outcomes of each individual student.  Our selective and mainstream students learn in an environment that is rich in creativity and innovation.

I am pleased to be a part of the staff supporting students to strive and reach their goals and invite parents and parents of prospective students to contact the administrative staff to arrange a time to find our more about the extensive offerings of our school"

Deputy Principals:

  • Roger Horton (Years 7,9,11 for 2018)
Roger Horton



  • Tim Vaughan (Years, 8, 10, 12 for 2018)

Tim Vaughan



Head Teachers:


  • Michael Lord


English & Drama

  • Greg Bugden

Maths & CAPA (Creative Arts & Performing Arts)

  • Jayne Lovelock

HSIE & Languages

  • Tamara Cameron

Physical Education (PE)

  • Mal Gaukgroger

Special Education

  • Debra Rothschild


  • Amanda Garvey



  • Tim Channon



  • Annette McCallister


Project Liaison Officer for Armidale Future School

  • Kris Croft

Kris Croft

Our professional, university-educated teachers encourage students to develop a love of learning and a desire to succeed. They maintain the highest integrity and concern for your child's wellbeing.

The principal is responsible for the educational leadership and management of our school. If you would like to speak to the principal, please contact us to make an appointment.

Our school administrative staff can answer your enquiries or direct you to the appropriate staff member for help.