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Hannah Bailey
Old Girl

Woodford provided a great environment for me to develop as an athlete and student. They supported me with nutritional talks, athlete life advice and various trainings to assist my progress in rowing, while also keeping me up to date with study during lengthy stays away.
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Molly Reynolds
Old Girl

I came to Woodford as a weekly boarder in Year 8 and made friends that still are (and will be for decades to come) my closest friends. I have now realised how boarding also encouraged independence and self-management. Living away from home was a big step to take but one which provided me with so many great memories, friends and skills.
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Jo Harvey

I took Lizzie to London to see my family this year. The trip strengthened my belief that our girls need an environment where they can grow and learn self-confidence. Armed with a good education, they can go well-prepared into the world and embrace all opportunities they encounter. Lizzie took everything in her stride and handled herself with aplomb. The environment at Woodford is preparing her well for her future.
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Catherine Bentley
Deputy Principal

Being part of Woodford is as much of a positive, life affirming experience for the teachers as it for the students. The support we receive, the access to global ideas and the development in our own teaching practice is coupled by a school-wide dedication to life-long learning. I am proud to be part of such a forward-thinking school.
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We offer a full range of subjects and learning opportunities for all our students. We encourage students to get involved in a number of co-curriculum activities and experiences from after-school classes to trips and camps.

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Years 7 and 8 Newsletter – Term 2, 2015

Year 7 and 8 | July 1, 2015

The girls in the Intermediate Department have hardly had a minute to catch a breath with all the learning and co-curricular activities that they have been involved in this term. Their interest and... Read more


Principal’s News – June

Principal's News | June 18, 2015

How do we plan for a future that is largely unknown? The answer lies in understanding our clear moral purpose as a school based in the Christian faith educating young women to live and lead... Read more

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Creative Menus and Brilliant Boarding

Boarding | June 17, 2015

Lunches… soup and buns… packed salad… sandwiches… mini pizza… selection of seasonal fresh fruit. These are some of the most popular lunch options suggested by students for trialling... Read more

Dionne Thomas, Director of Learning

Life Beyond Woodford

Learning | June 17, 2015

‘Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for, it is a thing to be achieved.’ Winston Churchill Our HitiT (Hodge Inspired Time for Integrated... Read more