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Language Students Travel to New Caledonia

Language Students Travel to New Caledonia

Learning | October 18, 2018

On Monday 1 October 2018, eight Year 10 girls and 14 Year 10-11 boys from Woodford House and Lindisfarne College set off on a cultural and linguistic journey to New Caledonia. On our... Read more

A Home to Global Experience

Community | October 2, 2018

On the 30 June, 18 ambitious and eager teenage girls stepped foot on a plane set for arrival in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Mixed emotions of nerves, excitement, and adrenaline overwhelmed us as we left... Read more

Put Down The Phone And Open A Book

Learning | October 1, 2018

Given an hour to themselves, many teens would rather pick up their devices than a book and can spend up to six hours each day devoted to digital media with girls spending more time on social media... Read more

EIT Visit Inspires Science Students

Learning | August 10, 2018

On Thursday 9 August, the Year 11 chemistry and physics stream students visited the EIT School of Viticulture and Wine to find out how their learning applies to the wine industry. One half... Read more

Cambodia and Thailand, here we come

Community | July 11, 2018

It’s going to be hot, it’s going to be humid, mosquitoes will be hunting us, and deep fried insects will probably be on the menu. On 30 June, 18 students, two staff, and one World... Read more

Engineering Design Insights

Learning | July 11, 2018

Senior physics students had the rare opportunity to learn about engineering design and its applications from Dr Shayne Gooch, Head of University of Canterbury's Mechanical Engineering department,... Read more

Exploring Careers in Health

Learning | July 11, 2018

On 14 June, 18 Year 10 and 11 students attended the annual Health Careers Expo at the Education Centre at Hawke’s Bay Hospital. Every year, there are more exhibitors, who are all employees of... Read more

Study Pathways at EIT Trades Academy

Learning | July 11, 2018

Pathways gives senior students the opportunity to study alternative subjects to the curriculum, which lead to tertiary study or work. In 2018, Year 12 students Stella Hansen and Emily Harper have... Read more

Business Bootcamp at Massey University

Learning | May 25, 2018

During the April 2018 term break, I was offered the amazing opportunity by Dr Jeffrey Stangl, David Farquhar, Loren Stangl, and many other BBC alumni, to go to Massey University Business Bootcamp.... Read more

NYDS 2018

Learning | May 10, 2018

The National Youth Drama School (NYDS) is a week-long intensive course held annually at Havelock North High School with expert tutelage from industry professionals. A group of Woodford... Read more