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

  • DioNews Issue 1 2018 Now Online Click here to read the latest issue of our online newsletter, DioNews.In this issue:2018 Start DatesNCEA Provisional ResultsKey Upcoming DatesCourse Confirmation InformationStaffing UpdatesSchool ...
    Posted 21 Jan 2018, 18:58 by Debbie Stevens
  • Open Day 2018
    Posted 15 Oct 2017, 16:09 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • 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
  • 2018 Production "Once Was Lost" Cast List Many thanks to all the students who took the time to audition this week for the 2018 Production.The audition panel were blown away by the talent that we have ...
    Posted 31 Jan 2018, 15:05 by Georgina Hewitt
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Latest Sports News

  • Waikato Diocesan School Sports Awards 2017 DIO OLD GIRLS’ SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARDGeorgia Agnew - BasketballSERVICE TO SPORT AWARDS Awarded to senior students who have been involved for a number of years in one ...
    Posted 26 Oct 2017, 14:32 by Debbie Stevens
  • 2017 Sports Awards Please find below a list of the recipients for our Sports Awards this year. Congratulations to all who are receiving an award.The Awards Evening is a formal function where ...
    Posted 18 Oct 2017, 17:47 by Debbie Stevens
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    General Notifications

    • Waikato Diocesan School Association AGM - 13 March 2018 On behalf of Waikato Diocesan School Association, we invite you to attend our Annual General Meeting.When: 7.00pm Tuesday 13 March 2018, followed by a general meeting of ...
      Posted 18 Feb 2018, 13:07 by Megan Udy
    • Dio Athletics Day 2018 Thursday 22 February - 8.30am to 3.15pmPorritt Stadium, Crosby Road, ChartwellImportant InformationRoll check is at 8.30am at Porritt Stadium. Ask your parents or caregivers to ...
      Posted 15 Feb 2018, 16:03 by Debbie Stevens
    • Arts Extra-curricular Registrations now live The Arts Extra Curricular Sign-ups are now live until 5.00pm 10 Feb 2018If you have any questions about sign-ups, please see the Extra Curricular Guide or ...
      Posted 1 Feb 2018, 14:32 by Megan Udy
    • Sports Registrations Now Live Dear Students, Parents and CaregiversWe are now taking registrations for extra-curricular sports at Waikato Diocesan School for Girls. We use Enrolmy to help make registrations quick and simple ...
      Posted 29 Jan 2018, 18:12 by Debbie Stevens
    • French Exchange now open to all Year 12 students We are very excited to be offering another exchange to France in 2018 for Year 12 students. Next year, we will be opening up this exchange to all Year 12 ...
      Posted 17 Jan 2018, 14:16 by Debbie Stevens
    • 2018 Extra-Curricular Guide online The 2018 Extra-Curricular Guide is now online. We invite students to peruse this over the summer break and work through their choices for next year. Sign-up will be ...
      Posted 13 Dec 2017, 15:37 by Debbie Stevens
    • Yearbook Collection and Mailout Yearbook Collection and MailoutYears 9 and 10 students who ordered a Yearbook will receive their copies immediately after Junior Prize-giving on Tuesday 12 December. These will be available ...
      Posted 4 Dec 2017, 18:54 by Megan Udy
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