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Eggs Can Fly

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

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

Creative Mathematics

Learning | September 13, 2017

There is a buzz in the Year 9 Mathematics class, 9G, as the girls take on a new creative project. As part of a measurement unit, Mathematics Teacher, Mrs Alison Gonscak, challenged the girls to... Read more

John Parsons cyber safety expert presenting at Woodford House

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

Equestrian Student Selected to Represent New Zealand

Sport | April 5, 2017

Phoebe Burns, Year 9, was selected to represent New Zealand in the FEI Children’s International Classics 2017. Phoebe came second overall at the series finals in Masterton. She also won Round... Read more

Wacky Worm Squad

Learning | April 5, 2017

Woodford House has a new family adopted by Year 9 students. The girls have been busy setting up Woodford House's very own worm farm. Some of you might be thinking 'eww worms, they are disgusting... 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

Girls making words with giant scrabble letters.

Giant Scrabble Set Created

Learning | March 21, 2016

A giant scrabble set with 200 pieces was created in four and a half hours by Year 9 students during a session on activities outside the class room. Students worked together to sand blocks of... 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