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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

  • Junior Prize-Giving 2020 11 December 2020/All Saints ChapelMajor AwardsYear 9 First in SubjectsZiyue (Diny) Zhou - 1st in Subject in English and MathematicsRosie Phillips - 1st in Subject in Social ...
    Posted 13 Dec 2020, 12:23 by Debbie Stevens
  • Dio Prize-Giving 2020 Senior Prize-giving is a time to celebrate, as a community, all those who have aspired to excellence, to celebrate those who have given it their best, to celebrate those ...
    Posted 8 Nov 2020, 12:55 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • Arts Extra Curricular Sign ups now LIVE! The Arts and Cultural Registrations are now live, please fill out the below form. Please sign up while looking at the Updated Arts Co Curricular Guide A list of arts ...
    Posted 3 Feb 2021, 17:47 by Georgina Hewitt
  • Cast list for Bring It On The Musical The cast list for Dio's 2021 Production of Bring It On The Musical has been announced and can be found here 
    Posted 14 Dec 2020, 14:38 by Georgina Hewitt
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Latest Sports News

  • Netball Trials Sign-Up
    Posted 10 Feb 2021, 17:41 by Jane Schilov
  • Hockey Trials Sign-Up
    Posted 10 Feb 2021, 17:38 by Jane Schilov
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    General Notifications

    • Athletics Sports Information - Thursday 25th February For a programme of events, click here.Important InformationBoarding staff will escort all boarders to the gym at 8.00 am ready to be transported by bus to Porritt ...
      Posted 21 Feb 2021, 11:39 by Debbie Stevens
    • Important Messages at Alert Level 2 Kia ora koutouThe Prime Minister has announced that as of 11.59 pm last night, Auckland has moved into Alert Level 3 for three days, and the rest of ...
      Posted 14 Feb 2021, 16:18 by Debbie Stevens
    • COVID-19 Level 2 The Prime Minister has announced that as of 11.59pm tonight, Auckland will move into Alert Level 3 for three days, and the rest of New Zealand will enter Level ...
      Posted 13 Feb 2021, 23:29 by Debbie Stevens
    • Dio Carol Service - Sunday 6 December Please join us at our whole school Chapel/Carol Service on Sunday 6 December. This is a compulsory special character event for all junior students. If families are unable to ...
      Posted 26 Nov 2020, 12:13 by Debbie Stevens
    • The Dio Difference in action Today was Founders’ Day - a time to reflect on Dio’s past and to acknowledge the community members, both past and present, who have influenced the character and values that ...
      Posted 29 Oct 2020, 20:52 by Debbie Stevens
    • It's Time To Order Your 2020 Yearbooks The 2020 Yearbook will be available in a digital or printed hard-copy format for students in Years 9 - 12. If you wish to receive a Yearbook, please complete the ...
      Posted 28 Oct 2020, 15:30 by Amy Murphy
    • Ultimate Raffle Experience 2020 Waikato Diocesan School Association FundraiserThis afternoon Years 11 - 13 students will receive two raffle tickets each to sell.  This is the main fundraiser for the Waikato Dio School Association ...
      Posted 27 Aug 2020, 17:13 by Amy Murphy
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