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Welcome to Woodford House.

"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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"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.

woodford-house-text-shine-brighter

"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.

woodford-house-text-shine-brighter

"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.

woodford-house-text-shine-brighter

"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.

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 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

2023 Founders Weekend Panel

The Woodford House Founders’ Weekend

We are excited to announce the inaugural Founders’ Weekend and invite our entire Woodford House community to join us for a wonderful programme of events, including The Principal’s Garden party.

2023 Founders Weekend Panel

The Woodford House Founders’ Weekend

We are excited to announce the inaugural Founders’ Weekend and invite our entire Woodford House community to join us for a wonderful programme of events, including The Principal’s Garden party.

WOODFORD HOUSE - Junior Prize Giving, New Zealand, Wednesday, 7 December 2022. Photo by John Cowpland / alphapix

2022 Junior Prizegiving

On Wednesday 7 December 2022, we held our Junior Prizegiving to recognise the incredible achievements of our girls across our cornerstones.

Events

The Woodford House Founders’ Weekend

We are excited to announce the inaugural Founders’ Weekend and invite our entire Woodford House community to join us for a wonderful programme of events, including The Principal’s Garden party.

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125 Years of History

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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