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Steph Goodwin selected for the 2019 Young Shakespeare Company

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

Year 13 Book Release

Student Success | October 16, 2018

Cora, Kevin, and Timmy Anderson live in the future. It is a bleak one, where the world is plagued with pollution and poverty. When a pandemic sweeps America, the future of mankind is at stake.... Read more

Pathways Profile – Hannah Bone

Student Success | October 1, 2018

As part of the Pathways programme, Year 13 student Hannah Bone has been studying to achieve a Certificate in Early Childhood Education. Pathways gives senior students the opportunity to study... Read more

Business Bootcamp at Massey University

Learning | May 25, 2018

During the April 2018 term break, I was offered the amazing opportunity by Dr Jeffrey Stangl, David Farquhar, Loren Stangl, and many other BBC alumni, to go to Massey University Business Bootcamp.... Read more

Raising the Standards with TeenAg

EOTC | May 4, 2018

In the holidays, three TeenAg students from Woodford House - Anna Meban, Briana Lyons, and Katie McNeill were fortunate enough to be selected for the Raising the Standards camp in Feilding. Read more

Preparing for a Big Year Ahead

EOTC | April 18, 2018

On Monday 29 January, Year 13 students eagerly set off to Waimarama Beach for an action-packed two days to start the year with a bang. In preparation for a big year ahead, the camp focused on... Read more

Oversew Fashion Awards

Student Success | September 13, 2017

Sustainability is a focus for students in Materials Technology and for the first time, senior students entered outfits in The Earthcare Environmental Oversew Fashion Awards this year. Read more

Leaving a Legacy

Community | September 13, 2017

Woodford House has been presented with many precious taonga over the years that have been treasured, nurtured and cared for to this day, such as the annual Year 13 leavers’ gifts, and gifts from... 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

Nutrition for the Next Generation

Community | June 26, 2017

“Pineapple… kiwifruit… bananas”,  shout the children. “Do you know how many portions of fruit and veg you should have a day?” asks Year 13 student Tommy Lamb. The children... Read more