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Putting the WH in Whānau

Putting the WH in Whānau

Community | April 17, 2019

“They are us. But with that memory comes a responsibility. A responsibility to be the place that we wish to be. A place that is diverse, that is welcoming, that is kind and compassionate. Those... Read more

New Faculties of Learning

Home to Excellence | April 17, 2019

In 2019, our teaching and learning structure has moved away from the traditional ‘department’ model to a new faculty structure. The purpose of this new structure is to provide greater... Read more

Musicians Mentoring In Schools

Visual and Performing Arts | April 17, 2019

Since 2001, the New Zealand Music Commission’s Musicians Mentoring Programme has connected the country’s top musical artists with emerging young talent in schools throughout New Zealand. More... Read more

More Alive Than Ever

EOTC | April 17, 2019

Five days, four nights, 57 girls and the whole of Tongariro National Park can seem quite daunting to a Year 10 student. This would be our chance to show leadership and step outside of our comfort... Read more

Top Coaches Lead Winter Sports

Sport | April 17, 2019

With the 2019 winter sports season almost upon us, Woodford House is proud to announce our coaching appointments for the Senior Premier Netball, 1st XI Hockey and 1st XI Football teams. Read more

Principal’s News – Term 1, 2019

Principal's News | April 17, 2019

Term 1 this year has been one of the most eventful and rewarding terms yet in my tenure as Principal of Woodford House. It is only now as we enter into a brief lull over the term holidays that I... Read more

House Music 2019

Visual and Performing Arts | April 17, 2019

House Music is an annual, student-led event at Woodford House offering a unique opportunity for our students to shine in the cultural cornerstone and 2019 did not disappoint! Prefects Sasha... Read more

Model United Nations Offers Life-Changing Experience

Leadership | April 17, 2019

During the summer holidays, Phoebe Burns and I travelled to Geneva, Switzerland, where we took part in a Model United Nations (MUN), which is a student simulation of the proceedings of the United... Read more

Challenging Body and Mind

EOTC | April 17, 2019

As the Year 11 girls boarded the bus for camp on the morning of Monday 28 January and excitedly caught up with our friends after being apart for many weeks, you could almost feel the mixture of... Read more

We Only Have One Identity

Learning | April 17, 2019

“I’m loved, I have family and friends who care about me; I’m okay”. This is the most powerful message you can send to the world, according to John Parsons, Cyber Safety and Risk Assessment... Read more