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News - Year 10

Learning Through Adventure

EOTC | April 5, 2017

On Monday 20 March, Year 10 girls departed for Hillary Outdoors Tongariro for a week long camp. This programme is designed to develop skills in co-operation, communal living, self-leadership and... Read more


Sports Round Up – Term 1, 2017

Sport | April 4, 2017

It has been another busy and exciting start to the year for sport at Woodford House with many students achieving both regionally and nationally in their chosen sports. Here are some highlights... Read more

Year 10s at the 1960's party.

Swinging Sixties in Social Studies

Learning | March 21, 2016

Our Year 10 Social Studies programme has got off to a swinging start with our study of changes during the 1960s. The sounds of the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix and the Beach Boys could be... Read more

How can you help?

Learning | March 18, 2016

In junior and senior high school, young people are developing emotionally, intellectually, and physically. Parents can help their children be successful students by encouraging them in the... Read more


ICAS English Results 2015

Student Success | October 22, 2015

Congratulations to the following girls who achieved great results in the International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) English competition this year: Year 9 Miriam Stone:... Read more


Student wins Brother Designstars Craft section

Technology | October 22, 2015

Last term, Year 10 Materials Technology students entered the annual Brother Designstars Craft competition, which gives young, budding fashion designers and creative artists a chance to showcase... Read more

Dionne Thomas, Director of Learning

Course Selection for 2016

Learning | August 24, 2015

Over the next two weeks all Year 9 – 12 students will be interviewed by senior staff to assist them in making course choices for 2016. We ask for your assistance in supporting your daughter to... Read more


The Reality of Budgeting for a Family

Year 10 | August 24, 2015

The reality of budgeting for a family became very real for the Year 10 Business Studies students. As part of the Budgeting unit of work students had to create a one month budget for a family of... Read more


Global Issues and an Exciting Opportunity

EOTC | July 30, 2015

The issue of refugees and asylum seekers is occupying much of the global media’s attention. The question of whether New Zealand should increase the number of refugees it accepts, currently the... Read more


Health Careers Expo Gives Hands on Experiences

Year 10 | July 30, 2015

Hands on activities were presented to students who attended the Health Careers Expo at the Hawke’s Bay Hospital in early July. Eighteen Year 10 and 11 students filled dental cavities, sewed up... Read more


Market Day Success

Learning | June 17, 2015

The hall was abuzz on Monday afternoon with atmosphere; music, hawkers, girls rushing from stall to stall finding the best value for money and many appetites being satisfied. Market Day is a... Read more