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NYDS 2018

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

Raising the Standards with TeenAg

EOTC | May 4, 2018

In the holidays, three TeenAg students from Woodford House - Anna Meban, Briana Lyons, and Katie McNeill were fortunate enough to be selected for the Raising the Standards camp in Feilding. Read more

Glow Worms as Night Lights

EOTC | April 18, 2018

https://youtu.be/UZfORzeaV0I Hillary Outdoor Education is designed for students to develop skills in co-operation, communal living, self-leadership and environmental care. The girls learn and... Read more

Artist in Residence 2018

Learning | April 18, 2018

The 2018 Artist in Residence programme took place on 19-21 February in the Dame Kate Harcourt Performing Arts Centre. Each year, Woodford House invites a professional within the area of Performing... Read more

NZ Festival Trip to Wellington

Learning | April 18, 2018

‘Accessing Aotearoa through the Arts’ was the theme of a trip to the New Zealand Festival for selected Year 11-13 students in February. Sophie Simons, Student Head of Drama, reflects and... Read more

Celebrating Easter in Chapel

Community | April 18, 2018

This year, Easter weekend was celebrated within the school’s first term which presented an opportunity to really explore the events of both Good Friday before exeat, and Easter Sunday after... Read more

Eggs Can Fly

Learning | April 18, 2018

https://youtu.be/EtaX0oKCOcE Ingenuity and creativity, along with a determined will to succeed, were the prerequisites for a Year 9 science class project in Term 1. The girls were given a limited... Read more

Team Building and Adventure

EOTC | April 18, 2018

The bus was filled with anticipation as the Year 9 girls departed for Napier on Monday 19 February for camp. Based around Pandora Pond, the camp had a local focus and was aimed at developing... Read more

A Culture of Excellence

Community | April 18, 2018

The pursuit of excellence and empowering our students to shine have always been prominent in Woodford House culture. As part of this, we are committed to continually looking for ways to improve... Read more

Curiosity helps save the environment

Home to Excellence | March 28, 2018

Curiosity is an important intellectual trait that is encouraged and embraced at Woodford House. Being curious keeps your mind stimulated and opens up a world of opportunities, which Year 9 student... Read more