2016 STAFF


Carolyn Lupton is the Relieving 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:

  • Kris Croft (Years 8,10,12 for 2016)

Kris Croft


  • Roger Horton (Years 7,9,11 for 2016)
Roger Horton



Head Teachers:


  • Tim Vaughan


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



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.