Russley Primary School, established in 1963, is a full primary school in the north-west of Christchurch, New Zealand. The roll ranges between 400 - 450 students comprising mainly New Zealanders with the next prominent groups being Chinese and Korean.
Russley School prides itself on the high work standards and behaviour achieved by the students. Along with effective curriculum teaching the school has strong programmes in sport and performing arts. The school dispositions encourage students to be respectful, self-aware, self-mangers, team players, creative, problem solvers and healthy.
The school has a total of eighteen classrooms, library, halls and robotics suite. Playing fields, comprehensive adventure playgrounds and paved court areas are well laid out.
The school enjoys the support of a capable Board of Trustees and an active Parent Teacher Association.
Parents play a vital role, working in partnership with the school to support student learning.