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

  • Grandparents' Day 2016 It was wonderful to welcome all our special Grandparents and stand-in Grandparents to Dio's Year 9 Grandparents' Day 2016. Thank you for braving the wild weather to join ...
    Posted 25 May 2016, 20:41 by Debbie Stevens
  • May Ball Photos Now Online Photos from the May Ball 'Lost Woods'- 11 May 2016Roaming & studio photos.http://keyimagery.com/event/waikato-diocesan-may-ball-2016-232Booth photos.http://keyimagery.com/event/waikato ...
    Posted 12 May 2016, 15:49 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • Godspell Tickets Now on Sale at School Shop!
    Posted 17 Mar 2016, 13:53 by Debbie Stevens
  • Get Your Tickets Now For Autumn Music Showcase!
    Posted 17 Mar 2016, 13:51 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Sports News

  • Auckland Dio Exchange Programme
    Posted 23 May 2016, 20:15 by Jane Schilov
  • US Recruitment Seminar Learn about US athletic scholarship opportunities at a free seminar on Wednesday 25 May, 6:00pm at St. Peters School, Cambridge.Please see the attached form for more information and ...
    Posted 18 May 2016, 16:17 by Megan Udy
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    General Notifications

    • Cross-country Postponed Due to the unsettled weather conditions, our school Cross-country has been postponed until further notice. The school will run as per normal for the rest of the afternoon.
      Posted 25 May 2016, 17:33 by Debbie Stevens
    • Cross-country Information Cross-country takes place tomorrow ( Thursday 26 May) from 12.30pm.ALL students are expected to attend unless prior leave has been applied for and granted by our Assistant Principal ...
      Posted 24 May 2016, 20:12 by Debbie Stevens
    • Early Finish Friday 10 June To accommodate a large number of boarding parents attending our Years 9 and 13 Parent/Teacher Interviews (Learning Conversations), the school will close early at 2.30pm on Friday 10 ...
      Posted 18 May 2016, 20:23 by Debbie Stevens
    • School Group and Summer Sports Photos Tuesday 17 May 2016Photos will be taken in the hallStudents must be at the PMC foyer 5 minutes before their photograph is due to be takenAll NON ...
      Posted 12 May 2016, 18:04 by Megan Udy
    • DioNews Term One Issue Two is now online Click here to download/view the latest version of DioNews.
      Posted 12 Apr 2016, 20:41 by Megan Udy
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