Welcome to Woodford House.

"I’m encouraged to keep challenging myself.”

Libby Jackson

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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"The support I get makes me feel like I can do anything.”

Kya Solomon

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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"Feeling I belong gives me the confidence to try anything."

Grace Feltham

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

Latest

News & Events

Open Day 2022 at Woodford House

Open Day 2024

Friday 5 April
Open Day at Woodford House is a wonderful opportunity to explore our beautiful grounds, tour the facilities and meet our team of exceptional teachers and staff.

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Prefects of 2024

On Friday 2 February we held our Prefect Induction Chapel and congratulate our new Prefect team for 2024.

Our School's

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?

95

How many beds do we have?

235

How many girls are in our Chapel Choir?

30

How many students do we have?

384

How many Old Girls do we have?

5970

How many books in the library?

4572