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Big Sing 2019

Big Sing 2019

Student Success | July 11, 2019

The annual Big Sing competition plays an integral part in the cultural calendar at Woodford House. This year, members of the Chapel Choir and Up Close, along with Directors Ms Cakebread and Ms... Read more

New Zealand Music Month

Home to Excellence | July 11, 2019

New Zealand Music Month takes place during the month of May where we celebrate music from New Zealand, and the people who make it. Librarian, Karen Carswell, kindly opened her library doors... Read more

Chamber Music 2019

Home to Excellence | July 11, 2019

During Terms 1 and 2, five chamber music groups comprised of talented Woodford House students were hard at work learning, practising and perfecting their stunning pieces of music to present at the... Read more

Showquest 2019

Student Success | July 11, 2019

Showquest is a nationwide competition that aims to combine music, acting, art, and of course, dance. This hotly contested event challenges entrants to weave each aspect together to create a... 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

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

Year 10 Product Design – Not just an ordinary box!

Learning | November 21, 2018

This year we were lucky enough to purchase a laser cutter for the technology block, which the Year 10 Product Design students have fully utilised. They have researched and designed a box for... Read more

VPA Awards 2018

Student Success | November 2, 2018

Woodford House flew among the stars at the Visual and Performing Arts Awards evening which was held on Thursday 1 November. Students and their families enjoyed a celebration of achievement... Read more

Steph Goodwin selected for the 2019 Young Shakespeare Company

Student Success | November 1, 2018

Earlier this year, Year 13 student Steph Goodwin won first place for an original piece entitled ‘Madness’ in the Music Composition category at the Shakespeare Globe Centre New Zealand (SGCNZ)... Read more

A Magical Night For Performing Arts

Visual and Performing Arts | October 2, 2018

For one night during the second week of Term 3, the Woodford House hall was the set of a magical night. In the hall, adorned with hand cut snowflakes, the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy could be... Read more