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

  • Open Day 2018
    Posted 15 Oct 2017, 16:09 by Debbie Stevens
  • Dio Golf Day Ready to Tee Off
    Posted 21 Sep 2017, 14:13 by Debbie Stevens
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Latest Arts News

  • Get Your Tickets Now for Dio Arts Showcase!
    Posted 21 Sep 2017, 14:46 by Debbie Stevens
  • Student Art Exhibition Come and check out Dio's Student Art Exhibition, opening 1 August in the Piki Mahuta Centre.
    Posted 16 Jul 2017, 22:00 by Megan Udy
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Latest Sports News

  • Dio crowned NZSS Swimming Champions! Our swimmers have had an amazing year, they have won WSS, NISS and now the NZSS Champs! They were top female school and top school overall at the NZSS Champs ...
    Posted 16 Oct 2017, 15:07 by Jane Schilov
  • Group and Team Photo Schedule - Thursday 31 August
    Posted 30 Aug 2017, 00:35 by Jane Schilov
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    General Notifications

    • Get Your Sports Awards Tickets Now Our annual Sports Awards take place on Wednesday, October 25. This is a fabulous evening where we celebrate the outstanding achievements of our sporting students, coaches and managers in 2017 ...
      Posted 15 Oct 2017, 17:33 by Debbie Stevens
    • Sports Awards Tickets Now On Sale Our annual Sports Awards take place on Wednesday, October 25. This is a fabulous evening where we celebrate the outstanding achievements of our sporting students, coaches and managers in 2017 ...
      Posted 28 Sep 2017, 14:34 by Debbie Stevens
    • Years 10, 11 & 12 Subject Selection and Career Planning Change of dates for the subject selection processIf your daughter is currently in Year 10, 11 or 12, she will be emailed a link to make her online subject ...
      Posted 24 Aug 2017, 19:01 by Debbie Stevens
    • Mother Daughter Event This Sunday There's still time to buy your tickets for the Student Council - Mother Daughter Afternoon Tea. All proceeds from the event will go towards furniture for our new Wellness Centre ...
      Posted 20 Aug 2017, 19:35 by Debbie Stevens
    • Lockdown Drill This Week Waikato Diocesan School periodically conducts various safety drills, which includes fire drills and lockdown drills. This week, we will be conducting a lockdown drill on our campus. Students have been ...
      Posted 20 Aug 2017, 14:02 by Debbie Stevens
    • Last days to purchase Father/Daughter Breakfast tickets A friendly reminder that ticket sales for the Father/Daughter Breakfast close at 8.30am this Thursday 3 August. Join us for this wonderful event and enjoy a delicious cooked ...
      Posted 31 Jul 2017, 18:59 by Megan Udy
    • Early Closure - Friday 11 August To accommodate the large number of boarding parents that will attend our Years 11, 12 and 13 Learning Conferences (Parent/Teacher Interviews), the school will close early at 2.30pm ...
      Posted 30 Jul 2017, 16:21 by Megan Udy
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