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High Hopes for HOY Nations Cup

High Hopes for HOY Nations Cup

Sport | March 12, 2018

The connection between a human and an animal working together as a team inspired a love of equestrian from a young age for Year 12 student Emma Ritchie. Growing up in Wanganui, Emma started riding... Read more

My 125 Moment – Greg Semmens

125 Moments | March 8, 2018

Greg Semmens English Teacher My Year 13 English class of 2013 began way back when they first arrived at Woodford House, pretty much at the same time I did. I had a fair few of them in... Read more

My 125 Moment – Kate Fraser

125 Moments | March 8, 2018

Kate Fraser Film Director WH 1981 – 1984 (Boarder) I couldn’t wait to get to Woodford House. My sister, Sarah, had loved her time there and, more importantly, I was just itching to... Read more

My 125 Moment – Julie Peterson

125 Moments | March 8, 2018

Julie Peterson Principal Memories are such powerful ways to capture and treasure very special moments in our lives. As I enter my fourth year at Woodford House, I feel so fortunate to have... Read more

NCEA Excellence

Learning | January 18, 2018

Woodford House continues to lead the way in academia with 2017 showing outstanding NCEA results yet again. We are delighted to receive 100%, 100% and 97% pass rates in Levels 1, 2 and 3,... Read more

Students receive $100K in scholarships

News | December 19, 2017

Six Year 13 students have collectively been awarded $100,000 in university scholarships for outstanding leadership or excellence in their chosen field. One student, Catie Nettlingham, was... Read more

The Power of an Educated Girl

Community | December 13, 2017

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fJequOOHhAc&t=6s On Wednesday 6 December 2017, Woodford House Principal, Mrs Julie Peterson delivered an inspirational speech during Prize Giving. Mrs Peterson... Read more

Christmas Boxes for Charity

Community | December 13, 2017

During the 2017 End of Year Programme, our girls produced 170 beautifully wrapped and imaginatively filled Christmas boxes for charity across Hawke’s Bay. The boxes were all blessed during our... Read more

A Passion to Learn and Serve Others

Learning | November 29, 2017

The School campus is buzzing with industrious and creative activity as girls research, plan and bring to life some very special projects. Girls in Years 7-10 are relishing the opportunity to... Read more

Mrs Ellis Retires After 47 Years

Community | November 17, 2017

Thirty-seven years ago, Margaret Ellis drove through the gates of Woodford House for the very first time. She was being interviewed for a part-time position as home economics teacher – her first... Read more