"I found my voice and my confidence."

Katie Greenwood-Beard | Year 11 2021

There’s something different about a Woodford House girl.

A strength of character, a sense of purpose and an understanding of the people around her. More than her grades, her awards and achievements, a Woodford House girl leaves our school with her inner light ignited.

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"I feel happy when I help others to be happy."

Man Lok Tsang | Year 12 2021

There’s something different about a Woodford House girl.

A strength of character, a sense of purpose and an understanding of the people around her. More than her grades, her awards and achievements, a Woodford House girl leaves our school with her inner light ignited.

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"I can achieve anything when I set goals for myself"

Anna Wilson | Year 10 2021

There’s something different about a Woodford House girl.

A strength of character, a sense of purpose and an understanding of the people around her. More than her grades, her awards and achievements, a Woodford House girl leaves our school with her inner light ignited.

woodford-house-text-shine-brighter

There’s something different about a Woodford House girl.

A strength of character, a sense of purpose and an understanding of the people around her. More than her grades, her awards and achievements, a Woodford House girl leaves our school with her inner light ignited.

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Welcome to Woodford House

One of New Zealand's largest boarding school for girls since 1894

Since

1894

Where girls shine brighter

One of New Zealand’s largest boarding school for girls, Woodford House has a long and rich history of educating and empowering young women for the brightest possible future. We nurture each girl who walks through our doors so that her light shines through and shines brighter.

Mrs Julie Peterson - Principal

Latest

News & Events

Events

House Music Performance

Friday 27 August 2021
Our Annual House Music Performance is held on 1pm on 27 August in the School Hall. It’s a wonderful opportunity for families and friends to watch each House perform with the goal of winning 1st Place.

Pet Day

Friday 10 September
Our Annual Pet Day is a bit of a tradition at Woodford House. Our archives show this special day was enjoyed by past students for many decades.

Our School's

125 Years of History

Experience

Woodford

Boarding Life

Wellbeing

Academic Success

Fast

Facts

How many acres of land does our school have?

45

How many sports we offer?

27

How many Chapel services per year?

85

How many beds do we have?

215

How many girls are in our Chapel Choir?

30

How many students do we have?

352

How many Old Girls do we have?

5884

How many books in the library?

3097