Welcome to Woodford House.

"I've been guided to discover my strengths."

Meghan Wuisan  |  Year 12 2022

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 went from being shy, to a bold debater."

Sasha Hardie  |  Year 9 2022

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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"Just like a garden, I'm growing as a person every day."

Kayleigh Stubbs  |  Year 12 2022

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 found my voice and my confidence."

Katie Greenwood-Beard  |  Year 12 2022

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 11 2022

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 13 2022

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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Congratulations to our girls.

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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 schools for girls since 1894

Where girls shine brighter

One of New Zealand’s largest boarding schools 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

Welcome to Woodford House

One of New Zealand's largest boarding school for girls 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

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

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2022 Cross Country

On Friday 10 June we held our Cross Country. The weather was perfect and the girls were definitely ready for a house competition.

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Chamber Music Contest 2022

On 8 and 9 June, nine talented groups of Woodford House musicians competed in the Hawke’s Bay District Round of the CMNZ Chamber Music Contest.

Events

The Woodford House Tennis Party

Friday 25 November
The Woodford House Foundation are excited to launch ‘The Tennis Party’, a major fundraising event to support the upgrade of the original tennis courts for students and the community to enjoy.

Our School's

125 Years of History

Experience

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Boarding Life

Wellbeing

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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