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2020 Year 10 Social Studies Wellington Trip

2020 Year 10 Social Studies Wellington Trip

EOTC | October 6, 2020

On Monday 21 September, the trip that we had all been anticipating for many months was finally underway. Still half-asleep, we loaded our bags onto our golden Nimon bus and embarked on the 5-hour... Read more

Man Lok Tsang Wins Young Musician of the Year 2020

Home to Excellence | September 15, 2020

Congratulations to Year 11 student Man Lok Tsang, winner of the Hawke's Bay Young Musician Of The Year, with a first place prize of $1,500 and recipient of the Peter And Valerie Williams Cup. Read more

2020 Festival of Cultures

Community | August 27, 2020

Despite the impact of Covid-19, the annual Festival of Cultures, which usually happens in Term 2 went ahead in Week 6 of Term 3. Because Hawke’s Bay was under Level 2 restrictions at the... Read more

First On-Campus Shine Workshop a Smashing Success

Home to Excellence | August 12, 2020

On Friday 7 August, Woodford House girls welcomed Shine Mentors and internationally recognised talents – musician Amanda Palmer, author Catherine Robertson, lawyer Mihi Sorensen and financial... Read more

Dance NZ Made Returns To Hawke’s Bay

Home to Excellence | August 10, 2020

On Sunday 2 and Monday 3 August, twenty-eight girls from Woodford House took part in the Hawke’s Bay Regionals of Dance NZ Made. Dance NZ Made is an interschool dance competition run by... Read more

Top School in Hawke’s Bay

Home to Excellence | June 5, 2020

Woodford House has been named as one of the best schools in New Zealand, and the top school in Hawke’s Bay. A report called Top 50 New Zealand Schools for Gaining Entry to Top Universities... Read more

New Careers Advisor Passionate About Self-Awareness

Home to Excellence | April 9, 2020

I am delighted to be the new Careers Advisor for Woodford House this year, taking the reins from Mrs Pam Knight who has been in this role for the past 30 years. I have been the Pathways... Read more

Virtual Pastoral Care A Priority

Community | April 9, 2020

You know the world has shifted on its axis when the call is ‘Daughters, lock up your Mothers.’ Covid19 saw us rush to care for our over 70s, those who are immunocompromised and to regather the... Read more

Digital Learning At Woodford House

Community | April 9, 2020

With the unprecedented situation we find ourselves in with a nationwide lockdown, digital learning and connectedness has never been more important. Our Learning Management System,... Read more

Uncovering The Real Heart Of Our School

Community | April 9, 2020

As I sit here one week into our lock-down, I am reflecting on the nature of our community and how we can be ‘Church’ or ‘School’ with no Chapel, Church or school buildings. I... Read more