The finest facilities amongst Hawke's Bay schools

With some of the finest facilities amongst Hawke’s Bay schools, when you arrive at Woodford House you get the feeling you have entered a special place. A unique school rich in tradition and in a stunning natural setting marked by gorgeous views over the valleys below, it has a grand and magnificent feel.

Woodford House is situated on an 18-hectare property with a large number of magnificent trees, home to a range of native birdlife. With the breathtaking views and beautiful gardens, this is a peaceful place where you can breathe, clear your head and be ready to absorb new ideas.

Group of Wordford student outside the chapel

Our school has an extensive range of facilities from heritage buildings to modern learning suites.

  • The Chapel of St Francis
  • 1920s buildings with modern interiors fit for today’s learning
  • Five Boarding Houses including Year 13 apartments
  • The Dame Kate Harcourt Performing Arts Centre
  • The Bernard L Chambers Founders’ Room
  • Newly built kitchen and dining areas including alfresco dining
  • 25m swimming pool
  • Astroturf
  • Football fields
  • Tennis courts
  • Two gymnasiums with weight training room
  • Memorial Library
  • Specialist facilities for art, photography, design, food and materials technology.

Pre-Enrol at

Woodford House

Click here to register your interest and place your daughter’s name on the pre-enrolment list for Woodford House