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.

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

  • Nikita Wins Silver at International Biology Olympiad Nikita Lyons from Waikato Diocesan School for Girls has won a Silver medal at the 27th International Biology Olympiad (IBO) held in Hanoi, Vietnam July 17-24. The Year 13 ...
    Posted 24 Jul 2016, 20:52 by Debbie Stevens
  • To our volunteers
    Posted 21 Jun 2016, 15:46 by Megan Udy
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Latest Arts News

  • Are You Sweet Enough? Needing a sweet treat with low sugar? Love to bake or know someone who loves to bake delicious treats?Why not pop into the school shop and purchase a copy ...
    Posted 20 Jun 2016, 19:42 by Debbie Stevens
  • Godspell Tickets Now on Sale at School Shop!
    Posted 17 Mar 2016, 13:53 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Sports News

  • Round the Bridges 2016 Any students interested in competing in the Secondary Schools Challenge of "Round the Bridges" please come to the Sports Office to put your name down.For further information go to ...
    Posted 24 Jul 2016, 15:15 by Melanie Benge
  • Sports Draw- Term 3
    Posted 24 Jul 2016, 15:08 by Melanie Benge
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    General Notifications

    • DioNews Term Two Issue Two is now online Click here to download/view the latest version of DioNews.
      Posted 4 Jul 2016, 19:58 by Megan Udy
    • Father Daughter Breakfast - tickets now on sale
      Posted 3 Jul 2016, 21:20 by Debbie Stevens
    • House Singing photos now online House Singing photos can now be viewed online by clicking here.Password is: WDCP09
      Posted 3 Jul 2016, 14:06 by Debbie Stevens
    • House Singing Parking Key Info‎ > ‎News@Dio‎ > House Singing 2016Friday 1 July, 6.30pmMystery Creek Pavilion, Mystery Creek Events Centre, Gate 2, 125 Mystery Creek Rd, Hamilton or Gate 0, Airport ...
      Posted 29 Jun 2016, 21:42 by Debbie Stevens
    • Need to know information - House Singing 2016 House Singing 2016Date: Friday 1 July.Time: Programme begins at 6.30pm and ends approximately 9.15pm.Student Reporting Time: All students must report to their House Leaders by ...
      Posted 23 Jun 2016, 18:54 by Debbie Stevens
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