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Waikato Diocesan School for Girls is a state-integrated Anglican school with a roll of around 650 students. Our school has well-established traditions of excellence and is widely recognised as one of the highest performing schools in New Zealand, with an enviable record of academic, sporting and cultural achievements

At Waikato Diocesan, we make the Dio difference developing young women who make a worthwhile contribution to our society, in their careers and their families. Our students are guided to develop deeply held spiritual values as well as a broad range of knowledge, skills and interests.

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We welcome your application to study at Waikato Diocesan School for Girls.
Developing a caring attitude towards each other and the wider community is a key part of the Dio boarding experience.

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We welcome International Students into our school community and value the rich cultural mix they bring to Dio.
Dio's range of subjects and challenging educational experiences are designed to meet and extend the needs of students.
With a wide variety of arts and cultural opportunities available, options in extracurricular activities are endless.

Top facilities and expert coaches help our students meet their personal goals and nurture their talents across all levels.

Latest School News

  • Winter Issue of Noise Magazine, Now Online We are proud to bring you the latest issue of the Noise student magazine. Thank you to everyone who submitted work.We will be announcing the winners of our writing ...
    Posted 2 Jul 2020, 17:03 by Debbie Stevens
  • Prevention is Best
    Posted 16 Mar 2020, 21:50 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • House Battle Competition UPDATE: Official photos from the Dio House Battle event (a special COVID-19 version of House Singing for 2020) held in the All Saints Chapel, can be viewed on the ...
    Posted 28 Jun 2020, 13:55 by Georgina Hewitt
  • Orchestra Workshop During lockdown the DiOrchestra was able to still have practices on Zoom every Wednesday. During these rehearsals we would all be on mute and would play along to a recording ...
    Posted 21 Jun 2020, 14:48 by Georgina Hewitt
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Latest Sports News

  • Sports Awards 2019 Check out the fabulous photos which are available by clicking here.Top - Gina McCarthy, Sportswoman of the Year;  Bottom left - Holly Mills, Leavers Cup recipient;  Bottom right - Holly Mills, Olivia ...
    Posted 30 Oct 2019, 14:06 by Debbie Stevens
  • Amazing results from our swimmers at NAGS! During the holidays our swimmers competed at the National Age Group Championships and achieved some stellar results!Well done to all who competed by swimming with heart, producing PB's ...
    Posted 9 May 2019, 18:44 by Jane Schilov
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    General Notifications

    • End of Term Message and Correction to House Chapel Service Kia ora koutouAs this term comes to an end, I want to express my sincere thanks and appreciation to all our students, staff, and whaanau for all you have ...
      Posted 2 Jul 2020, 19:07 by Debbie Stevens
    • School Association Grants Round 2 Now Open
      Posted 29 Jun 2020, 18:32 by Debbie Stevens
    • Phone Issues We are currently experiencing issues with our phone lines. We are unable to make external calls and incoming calls are being diverted to another phone in reception. Chorus is working ...
      Posted 17 Jun 2020, 15:40 by Debbie Stevens
    • We've Made it to Level One! Kia ora koutou What wonderful news that we currently have no active cases of COVID-19 and have now moved to Alert Level 1.   This is recognition of the efforts ...
      Posted 11 Jun 2020, 17:17 by Debbie Stevens
    • Teacher Only Day This Friday A reminder that, as per the school calendar, there is a teacher only day this Friday, 12 June. 
      Posted 7 Jun 2020, 18:56 by Debbie Stevens
    • Lord of the Flies Production Cancelled The school production team has spent the last three weeks tirelessly working through the challenges of staging our production of Lord of the Flies later in the year. Despite our ...
      Posted 3 Jun 2020, 21:04 by Debbie Stevens
    • Changes to NCEA and University Entrance (UE) Tēnā koutou,I hope you and your whānau are well.We know some of our students - and their whānau - are worried that they might not be able to attain NCEA ...
      Posted 2 Jun 2020, 21:51 by Debbie Stevens
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