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.

International Students
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

  • Senior Prize-Giving 2018 Academic Excellence AwardsYear 11Laura Aplin - Biology, English, Religious EducationCaitlyn Appel - Sport & Exercise ScienceMaia Armistead - Geography, Level 2 Biology, English - LiteratureLily Ashenden - Religious Education, Level 2 ...
    Posted 14 Nov 2018, 17:46 by Debbie Stevens
  • Student Leaders 2019 Head Girl  - Holly MillsDeputy Head Girl - Emily RichAmokura - Olivia HoltenHead of Academics - Joyce HuHead of Arts - Brianna StrawbridgeHead of Boarding - Hannah WallbankHead of Environment ...
    Posted 6 Nov 2018, 16:29 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • The Sound of Music 2019 - Cast Thank you to everyone who took the time to audition for the 2019 production of The Sound of Music. Over three days we saw 83 auditions and 17 call ...
    Posted by Debbie Stevens
  • 2019 Bel Suono choir auditions Junior auditions for the 2019 Bel Suono Choir start this coming Monday during lunchtimes and after school Mondays and Wednesdays from 12th - 26th November.Please contact Mrs Maria Colvin on ...
    Posted 6 Nov 2018, 18:02 by Megan Udy
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Latest Sports News

  • Sports Awards 2018 SCHOOL CHAMPIONSHIP TROPHIESAthleticsJunior Champion and the winner of the Ratcliffe Cup for Excellence in Secondary School Athletics: Amelia de Lautour Intermediate Champion: Lucy Vellenoweth Senior Champion: Arden Mason ...
    Posted 15 Nov 2018, 17:34 by Debbie Stevens
  • Sports Awards tickets on sale now! Tickets to our Sports Awards evening are now on sale! Below you will find a list of those students who are receiving awards.The Awards Evening is a formal function ...
    Posted 10 Oct 2018, 17:00 by Jane Schilov
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    General Notifications

    • The Sound of Music Cast Thank you to everyone who took the time to audition for the 2019 production of The Sound of Music. Over three days we saw 83 auditions and 17 callbacks ...
      Posted by Debbie Stevens
    • Dio Carol Service This Sunday!
      Posted 6 Dec 2018, 16:59 by Debbie Stevens
    • Timetable Changes for 2019 Dear Parents/Caregivers and StudentsThis year, the Timetable Committee conducted a full review of our curriculum and timetable structures in order to address the changing needs of our learners ...
      Posted 6 Dec 2018, 12:41 by Debbie Stevens
    • We're Going Vertical! During this year, we have been inquiring into the value of introducing a Vertical Form structure into the cultural and pastoral structures within the school. After examining the pros and ...
      Posted 29 Nov 2018, 17:50 by Debbie Stevens
    • Looking For Homestay Families
      Posted 29 Nov 2018, 15:58 by Debbie Stevens
    • Please Support Our Christmas Foodbank Collection
      Posted 28 Nov 2018, 16:45 by Debbie Stevens
    • Calling all gardeners, calling all gardeners… Your WDSG School Association are planning, what we hope will be another hugely successful garden ramble in November 2019.  If you have a particularly spectacular garden (or know somebody who ...
      Posted 22 Nov 2018, 18:32 by Debbie Stevens
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