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

  • Dio Artx 2018 - Tickets On Sale NOW!
    Posted 25 Jul 2018, 23:17 by Debbie Stevens
  • Three Generations Afternoon Tea Fundraiser Join us for an afternoon of cupcake decorating, music and dance performances, flower arranging, and afternoon tea. Tickets $30 each from the School Shop - phone 07 855 2038 extn 2766 ...
    Posted 25 Jul 2018, 23:18 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • Arts Awards Tickets On Sale Now Tickets for the Waikato Diocesan School School Arts Awards are now on sale at the School Shop until Friday October 18.  Below you will find a list of those students ...
    Posted 15 Oct 2018, 14:01 by Debbie Stevens
  • Arts Showcase 2018
    Posted 18 Sep 2018, 14:51 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Sports News

  • 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
  • Sports Awards and Blues Applications now open for Winter 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 1 Aug 2018, 15:32 by Jane Schilov
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    General Notifications

    • 2018 Yearbook Orders The 2018 yearbook will be available in a digital or printed hard-copy format for students in Years 9-12.  Please click here to complete the form (one form per ...
      Posted by Megan Udy
    • Arts Awards Tickets On Sale Tickets for the Waikato Diocesan School School Arts Awards are now on sale at the School Shop until Friday October 18. The Arts Awards Evening is a formal function at ...
      Posted 15 Oct 2018, 14:00 by Debbie Stevens
    • Sports Awards Tickets Now On Sale On October 24, we celebrate our 2018 sporting successes at the Dio Sports Awards. Tickets are now on sale at the school shop. Click here for more information and for ...
      Posted 10 Oct 2018, 17:42 by Debbie Stevens
    • Canteen Payments Online from Next Term - Important Information From the start of next term, the Monitor system will be used by students purchasing food from the school canteen. Monitor allows parents to load funds on to their daughter ...
      Posted 7 Oct 2018, 14:36 by Debbie Stevens
    • Bus Drivers Industrial Action Tomorrow We’ve been notified that bus drivers will be undertaking industrial action tomorrow, Wednesday 26 September, from 5:30 am until 9:30 am.Waikato Regional Council apologises for this ...
      Posted 24 Sep 2018, 17:57 by Debbie Stevens
    • Staff Only Day Friday 21 September A reminder that as communicated in the DioNews and online calendar, tomorrow (Friday 21 September) is a Staff Only Day.All boarders must be collected by 5:00 pm this ...
      Posted 19 Sep 2018, 13:52 by Debbie Stevens
    • Term 4 Sports Sign-up Sign-up for Term 4 Sports is now available online by clicking here. A new feature for sports sign-up is that we will be taking credit card payments when ...
      Posted 19 Sep 2018, 13:31 by Debbie Stevens
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