Woodford House

Woodford House is an integrated boarding and day school for girls that offers an extraordinary education from Years 7 to 13. Woodford House is one of New Zealand’s leading schools for girls, with an established reputation for educational excellence and a commitment to providing a supportive and nurturing environment.

Co-ed or Single Sex Single sex (girls only)
Suburb location Havelock North, a picturesque town 10 minutes from Hastings. The School is a 15 minute walk to shops, cafés and movie theatre.
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Roll – Total 300 - 345
Roll – International 10
Languages offered English, French, Spanish, Te Reo Māori
Strong Points – Subjects All curriculum areas are offered including sciences, mathematics, English, social sciences, visual arts, business studies, technology, graphics and design, and physical education.
Strong Points – Sports Hockey, netball, football and equestrian.
Strong Points – Cultural Choir, A Capella group and rock band. Drama productions including Stage Challenge, major school productions and Shakespeare festival. Individual music lessons and speech and drama are also offered at a reasonable cost.
Other Unique Features The School is a fully wireless campus and students bring digital devices to support their learning. Our outdoor education programme is challenging and exciting, and there are many leadership opportunities. We have a Sports Academy that supports our top athletes to develop their skills and fitness with input from nationally ranked athletes and coaches.
Special Facilities Our school is situated on 18 hectares of beautiful park-like grounds. We have a 25m swimming pool, astroturf, football fields, tennis courts and two gymnasiums. We also have specialist facilities for art, photography, design and technology.
Accommodation More than 150 of our girls board in warm and welcoming boarding houses with experienced staff. This is a real kiwi environment, where girls from all over New Zealand live and learn together. Girls often spend the weekends and holidays with each other’s families, and friendships made last a life-time. We also provide homestay accommodation for school holidays.
Website www.woodford.school.nz


Woodford House