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Celebrating highest number of Scholarships

Celebrating highest number of Scholarships

Learning | February 21, 2018

Woodford House is celebrating its highest number of NZQA scholarships this year. Ten scholarships were awarded to Year 12 and 13 students across the curriculum areas including English, Accounting,... 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 98%, 100% and 97% pass rates in Levels 1, 2 and 3,... 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

He Wahine Toa

Community | November 17, 2017

I felt privileged to be part of the Chapel service when our beautifully crafted korowai was presented to the school and I acknowledge the dedication and effort of everyone involved – with... Read more

The Great Reading Challenge

Learning | November 17, 2017

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you'll go." Dr. Seuss With a passion to inspire a love of reading, our Intermediate Department... Read more

Mathematics Conference 2017

Learning | November 17, 2017

During the October holidays, Head of Mathematics, Dr Marina Alexander and Mathematics Teachers, Mrs Alison Gonscak and Mr Ian Cameron, travelled to Christchurch to attend the biennial New Zealand... Read more

Auckland Zoo Shares Winning Poem

Community | November 17, 2017

Turtles have been around for hundreds of millions of years, some species out-dating dinosaurs. Back then, there were many millions of sea turtles living in our oceans. Now there are only seven... Read more

Students Create Community Gifts

Community | November 17, 2017

Year 7 and 8 girls have been working on creative products for the Hawke’s Bay community this term. Having completed soft and food materials units earlier in the year, the girls enjoyed the... Read more

New Digital Technologies

Innovation | September 13, 2017

Humans are naturally creative, and constantly invent, explore and discover new things either through necessity or curiosity. Since humans are also social creatures, it is not surprising to... Read more