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Principal’s News – Term 1, 2020

Principal’s News – Term 1, 2020

Principal's News | April 9, 2020

Who could have imagined the start of the 2020 academic year would be so turbulent - a mixture of exceptional celebratory occasions with some sobering moments that have tested us as global... Read more

Principal’s News – Term 2, 2019

Principal's News | July 11, 2019

This Term, I had the pleasure of hosting our first Principal’s Forum where I extended an invitation to students to join me in the Bernard L Chambers Founders’ Room for an open discussion on a... 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

Principal’s News – Term 3, 2018

Principal's News | October 2, 2018

This time last term I was preparing to board a flight to the US to attend a professional leadership development course at Harvard Graduate School of Education with Deputy Principal, Mrs Russell.... Read more

Principal’s News – Term 2, 2018

Principal's News | July 11, 2018

Woodford House has been a hub of colour, song and activity this term as we welcomed the arrival of winter. Season after season, our girls strive to achieve personal excellence in all of their... Read more

Principal’s News – Term 1, 2018

Principal's News | April 18, 2018

Welcome to the first issue of Inhouse for 2018 where we celebrate student and staff successes, and provide an insight into living and learning at a leading girls’ school. I’m delighted to... Read more

Celebrating highest number of Scholarships

Principal's News | February 21, 2018

Woodford House is celebrating its highest number of NZQA scholarships this year. Ten scholarships were awarded to Year 12 and 13 students across the curriculum areas including English, Accounting,... Read more

Principal’s News – Term 4, 2017

Principal's News | November 15, 2017

I recently spoke to my son, who is studying at Bard College in the United States of America, about experiencing the annual thanksgiving holiday. The remarkable story behind the celebration is... Read more

Principal’s News – Term 3, 2017

Principal's News | September 13, 2017

Spring is a stunning time of year where the sun shines a little longer each day, colour bursts into the garden and moods are lifted as we know winter is behind us. Spring is a time of... Read more

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 with our... Read more