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Oversew Fashion Awards

Oversew Fashion Awards

Student Success | September 13, 2017

Sustainability is a focus for students in Materials Technology and for the first time, senior students entered outfits in The Earthcare Environmental Oversew Fashion Awards this year. Read more

Performing Arts in Action – Term 3, 2017

Learning | September 13, 2017

A busy term in Performing Arts saw girls face new challenges through Drama, Dance and Choral performances and productions. NCEA Drama Productions The Level 2 and 3 Drama classes entered into... Read more

Painting with Intensity and Passion

Learning | September 13, 2017

In Semester One, I had the honour of teaching an enthusiastic group of Year 10 students who were keen to learn all about Art. They say a picture tells a thousand words and this was certainly the... Read more

Leaving a Legacy

Community | September 13, 2017

Woodford House has been presented with many precious taonga over the years that have been treasured, nurtured and cared for to this day, such as the annual Year 13 leavers’ gifts, and gifts from... Read more

Printmaking Prize Winner

Learning | August 16, 2017

On Monday 14 August at the opening night of the annual Year 12 Hawke’s Bay Art Exhibition, Stephanie Goodwin was awarded the printmaking prize for her series of etchings entitled ‘Do you want... Read more

Art Gallery Tour Inspires Photography Students

Community | August 7, 2017

On 27 July, our Year 12 photography students visited the Hastings City Art Gallery to see three high calibre exhibitions. Into the Light – a survey of works from artists with connections to... Read more

Ancestry Inspires Winning Performance

Visual and Performing Arts | July 3, 2017

Katarina Porima represented Woodford House at the Te Matau A Maui (Hawke’s Bay region) Nga Manu Korero speaking competition held at the Te Ara o Tāwhaki Marae at EIT on Friday 1 July. Read more

Performing Arts in Action

Community | June 26, 2017

It has been a busy and productive time in Performing Arts this term with girls giving huge commitment and passion to shape their skills ready for polished performances. From mooting at the... Read more

Little Red Robot Visit

Visual and Performing Arts | June 26, 2017

Hastings based designer and illustrator Bex Bloomfield visited our senior Visual Art Design students in class this week to talk about her life as a graphic designer. Bex is responsible for... Read more

A National Award for Bella Christie

Learning | April 5, 2017

Year 12 student Bella Christie was thrilled to receive the news from Speech New Zealand that she was the recipient of their award for Excellence in the Use of Language and Expression in Speech and... Read more