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Student Trip to Massey College of Creative Arts

Student Trip to Massey College of Creative Arts

Community | May 15, 2019

On Friday 10 May, Woodford House Visual Arts students Le Vu, Tracy Zeng and Eva Chang attended a secondary school Student Experience Day. This took place at the Massey University College of... Read more

Career Central

Year 12 | April 17, 2019

In Terms 3 and 4, 2018, I trialled the use of Career Central with Year 12 and 13 students. This is a careers website developed several years ago by Sue Hancock, Careers Advisor at Matamata... Read more

An Exhilarating, Challenging And Authentic Experience

EOTC | October 2, 2018

Our wonderful, idiosyncratic year group embarked on the journey that would determine the rest of our Woodford House future, joined by Mrs Ives, Mrs Watson, Mr Nixon, our three Gap students, and... Read more

Year 12 students awarded scholarship

Home to Excellence | March 27, 2018

The power of setting goals, believing in yourself and having a healthy appetite for learning has paid dividends for three Year 12 students who have been awarded a New Zealand Scholarship, a... Read more

The Woodford House Wellbeing Programme

Leadership | September 13, 2017

“Resilience is a GPS in your brain… it tells us how to move from here to there,” says Edmond Otis, health educator, licensed psychotherapist, and speaker. Resilience tells us how to make the... Read more

Whakapiki Ake Project

Learning | September 13, 2017

At the beginning of the Term 2 holidays I was fortunate to be offered a place in the Whakapiki Ake Project at the University of Auckland for Māori and Pasifika students pursuing careers in... Read more

Printmaking Prize Winner

Learning | August 16, 2017

On Monday 14 August at the opening night of the annual Year 12 Hawke’s Bay Art Exhibition, Stephanie Goodwin was awarded the printmaking prize for her series of etchings entitled ‘Do you want... Read more

John Parsons cyber safety expert presenting at Woodford House

Keeping children safe online

Community | August 11, 2017

New Zealand cyber security expert John Parsons spent two days at Woodford House last week talking to parents, students and staff about the issues and dangers associated with the inappropriate use... Read more

Art Gallery Tour Inspires Photography Students

Community | August 7, 2017

On 27 July, our Year 12 photography students visited the Hastings City Art Gallery to see three high calibre exhibitions. Into the Light – a survey of works from artists with connections to... Read more

Woodford Summer Ball

Community | April 5, 2017

As little girls we all have an infatuation with princesses, the pretty dresses, perfect hair and a Prince charming by our side. The night of the School Ball take us back to this childhood dream... Read more