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

  • House Singing Tickets Now On Sale
    Posted 7 Jun 2018, 19:13 by Debbie Stevens
  • Dio Rowing Auction - Tickets Now on Sale
    Posted 3 Apr 2018, 14:57 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • Once Was Lost - Tickets on sale now Tickets on sale NOW at the School Shop.  Phone orders available 07 855 2038 extn 2766.
    Posted 13 Mar 2018, 13:44 by Megan Udy
  • Arts Extra Curricular Sign ups now live The Arts Extra Curricular Sign ups are now live until 5pm 10 Feb 2018If you have any questions about sign ups please see the Extra Curricular Guide or contact ...
    Posted 1 Feb 2018, 13:26 by Georgina Hewitt
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Latest Sports News

  • Sports Awards and Blues Applications now open for Summer Codes! In Term 4 we will be holding our annual Sports Awards evening which is an opportunity to showcase the wonderful sporting talent within our school. The awards presented during the ...
    Posted 18 Jun 2018, 14:41 by Jane Schilov
  • WaiBop Road Cycling Champs Results In May we had a number of Cyclists compete at the WaiBop Road Cycling Champs at Paterangi in Te Awamutu. Well done to all who competed in particular we would ...
    Posted 17 Jun 2018, 17:20 by Jane Schilov
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    General Notifications

    • Only Eight Days to Go Until House Singing... Tickets are on sale now at the School Shop. Have you got yours?And don't forget the Matariki Chapel Service tonight, 7:00 pm in the All Saints Chapel
      Posted 21 Jun 2018, 14:19 by Debbie Stevens
    • Give Blood Did you know the New Zealand Blood Service needs to collect 3000 units of blood each and every week?  Waikato Diocesan want to do our bit and have organised for ...
      Posted 12 Jun 2018, 19:47 by Debbie Stevens
    • House Singing Tickets On Sale Now At School Shop!
      Posted 7 Jun 2018, 19:20 by Debbie Stevens
    • Teachers Only Day - Friday 15 June A reminder that Waikato Diocesan School for Girls will be closed on Friday 15 June for a Teachers Only Day. Boarding students must be collected from their boarding houses by ...
      Posted 6 Jun 2018, 21:00 by Debbie Stevens
    • Dio Confirmation/ Baptism Event On Sunday 16 September, Archbishop Philip is joining us at Dio for an evening worship service.  This is an opportunity for students to be confirmed as members of the Anglican ...
      Posted 5 Jun 2018, 20:18 by Debbie Stevens
    • Student Supervision for early close this Wednesday A reminder that due to a Post Primary Teachers’ Association paid union meeting, students will be released at 12:15 pm this Wednesday, 23 May.If your daughter/s needs ...
      Posted 20 May 2018, 22:28 by Debbie Stevens
    • Early Finish for Learning Conferences – Friday 8 June To accommodate a large number of boarding parents that will attend our Years 9 and 10 Learning Conferences (Parent/Teacher Interviews) on Friday 8 June, school will close early at ...
      Posted 17 May 2018, 15:12 by Debbie Stevens
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