Rangiora High School has over 120 teachers and more than 80 support staff. Through structures such as our House system, faculties and curriculum departments, all staff work hard to ensure each student feels a sense of belonging to our school.


An alphabetical list of teaching and support can be viewed by clicking here. The staff list, arranged by House affiliation, also appears on the House staff pages which may be accessed below.


The Senior Leadership Team



Peggy Burrows


Alison Cleary

Deputy Principal

Brian Hays

Deputy Principal

Julia Malcolm

Deputy Principal

Chris Quigley

Deputy Principal

Rob Courtney

Head of Guidance


The Principal leads a dynamic Senior Leadership Team which comprises the four Deputy Principals and the Head of Guidance. The Senior Leadership Team works with the Heads of Faculty, Heads of Department, Heads of House, Deans of House and other guidance and pastoral staff to ensure our school remains focussed on student achievement within a supportive and family-like atmosphere.


Each Deputy Principal has school-wide oversight of a specific portfolio. The Senior Leadership Team comprises:


Mrs P. M. A. Burrows, J.P., B.Ed, M.A.(Hons), Dip. Tchg., T.T.C. (Principal)

Mrs A. L. Cleary, B.A., M.Ed.(Hons), Dip. Tchg., Dip. Ed.(Dist) (Deputy Principal – Teaching and Learning)

Mr B. C. Hays, B.A., Dip. Ed., Dip. Tchg. (Deputy Principal – Curriculum)

Ms J. M. Malcolm, B.A., Dip. Tchg. (Deputy Principal – Student Services)

Mr C. A. Quigley, B.A., Dip. Tchg. (Deputy Principal – Human Resources)

Mr R. Courtney (Head of Guidance)


Staff List by House


Each of our six Houses is led by a Head of House who is assisted by a Dean of House. Click on the House logos below to view teaching and support staff names listed by House.


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