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Principal’s News – April

Principal’s News – April

Principal's News | April 30, 2015

What a privilege it is to join the ‘Woodford Family’. My sincere thanks to you all for the beautiful Powhiri and Commissioning Service, I feel so blessed. About Me … My personal experience... Read more

Service to the Community

Leadership | April 30, 2015

Our prefects are currently working alongside prefects from Iona and Lindisfarne Colleges planning a day of service to the local community. To date, tentative plans include working alongside... Read more

Technology Update Term 1 2015

Technology | April 30, 2015

Hopefully by now you have downloaded the Woodford House app. If you have not had a chance and are reading this on a mobile device click on the icon below to download for free from the Apple or... Read more

Learning and Pastoral Conferences April 2015

Learning | April 29, 2015

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much” Helen Keller Many thanks for your involvement in the continued trial of Learning and Pastoral Conferences on 2 - 3 April. The rationale... Read more

Combined Schools ANZAC Service 2015

Leadership | April 29, 2015

On Friday, 24 April around 3,000 students aged from 3 to 18 from the eight local Havelock North schools and Village Kids Child Care met on the domain in the centre of the village for a combined... Read more

Shakespeare, AiR and a leading role

Leadership | April 29, 2015

Our Shakespeare Group is off to Wellington After winning their section with an edit of the ‘casket scene’ from The Merchant of Venice at the recent regional Shakespeare Festival of Schools our... Read more

Technology Allows More Personalised Learning

Learning | April 29, 2015

2015 has been busy for mathematics students across all levels. Determination to learn lifelong skills helps our students to focus on everyday activities and achieve results to the best of their... Read more

Student wins Hawke’s Bay French Association Art Competition

Leadership | April 29, 2015

Each March the Hawke’s Bay French Association in combination with the Alliance Française Association hosts the French Film Festival. A series of excellent films were shown at the Cinema Gold... Read more

Changes to Senior Study Privileges

Year 13 | April 29, 2015

The year 13s got off to a cracking start this year! They have been willing and energetic leaders at all school and house events, which ties in well with their desire to leave a legacy of an... Read more

Housekeeping Notes Term 2 2015

Boarding | April 29, 2015

Our girls have settled back into boarding fantastically well after the holidays which is wonderful to see - all with lovely giggles and smiles ready for another busy term. Exeat Weekend /... Read more