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News - Year 12

The Woodford House Wellbeing Programme

Leadership | September 13, 2017

“Resilience is a GPS in your brain… it tells us how to move from here to there,” says Edmond Otis, health educator, licensed psychotherapist, and speaker. Resilience tells us how to make the... Read more

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Whakapiki Ake Project

Learning | September 13, 2017

At the beginning of the Term 2 holidays I was fortunate to be offered a place in the Whakapiki Ake Project at the University of Auckland for Māori and Pasifika students pursuing careers in... Read more

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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

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Keeping children safe online

Community | August 11, 2017

New Zealand cyber security expert John Parsons spent two days at Woodford House last week talking to parents, students and staff about the issues and dangers associated with the inappropriate use... Read more

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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

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Woodford Summer Ball

Community | April 5, 2017

As little girls we all have an infatuation with princesses, the pretty dresses, perfect hair and a Prince charming by our side. The night of the School Ball take us back to this childhood dream... Read more

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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

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Highest NCEA excellence endorsements in history

Learning | January 19, 2017

Woodford House is proud to announce it has achieved the highest number of excellence endorsements in the School's NCEA history. Preliminary results released this week revealed sixty-five per... Read more

Outstanding Academic Results

Learning | March 21, 2016

The large signs around Hawke’s Bay may have loudly congratulated our girls on 100% NCEA pass rates but the success stories behind these need to be heard even louder. The stories of... Read more

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Seven National Scholarships Awarded

Learning | March 21, 2016

The inaugural year of the Scholarship Academy has resulted in exceptional academic success with seven national scholarships being awarded to girls across the subject areas. Each year... Read more

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Summer Ball at the Mission

Year 12 | March 21, 2016

Our Summer Ball took place on Friday 11 March at the Mission Estate Winery. The event was organised by a dedicated committee of Year 12 and 13 students ably led by Gaby Williams and a team of... Read more