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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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Worm Farm Update

Community | August 16, 2017

This term we invited Gabriel Hurford, who is employed by the Environmental Centre in Hastings, for lunch and to check on the progress of the Woodford House worm farm. The worm farm was installed... 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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New uniform and logo

Community | July 17, 2017

We were delighted to show our girls the new Woodford House uniform and logo in assembly at the end of Term 2. During the past two years, we have embarked on a journey of defining and... Read more

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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

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Principal’s News – Term 2, 2017

Principal's News | June 26, 2017

“The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others” - Mahatma Gandhi Service to others has been embedded in the Woodford House culture since its inception... Read more

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Woodford House Welcomes Deputy Principals

Leadership | June 26, 2017

The Woodford House community warmly welcomes Deputy Principals, Stephanie Russell and Hazel Redpath, to the Senior Leadership Team. Stephanie Russell, Deputy Principal – Student... Read more

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Festival of Cultures

Community | June 26, 2017

Māori, Korean, Japanese, Australian, Indian, Vietnamese, English, Taiwanese - the list goes on for the ethnicities represented at Woodford House. The community we have here at school is not only... Read more

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Commissioning Service Brings Woodford Family Together

Spiritual | June 26, 2017

The school community came together on Sunday 30 April to attend the commissioning of our new chaplain, Reverend Deborah Wilson. Reverend Wilson has joined our small Woodford House family from the... Read more

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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