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

  • 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

  • Once Was Lost - Tickets on sale now Tickets on sale NOW at the School Shop.  Phone orders available 07 855 2038 extn 2766.
    Posted 13 Mar 2018, 13:44 by Megan Udy
  • 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
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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

    • Once Was Lost - Tickets on sale NOW Tickets are selling fast - have you got yours?On sale now at the School Shop between 8.15am - 4.00pm, Monday to Friday.
      Posted 18 Mar 2018, 14:47 by Megan Udy
    • Homestay Families Needed
      Posted 15 Mar 2018, 12:05 by Debbie Stevens
    • NASA Space School Information Sessions Tonight A reminder that the Information sessions for the NASA CASE Space School International Study Program are tonight, Wednesday 14 March,All Saints Chapel, Waikato Diocesan School for Girls.Junior Space ...
      Posted 13 Mar 2018, 19:49 by Debbie Stevens
    • To Infinity and Beyond! In today’s ever-advancing world, we are living at the speed of science and it is so important that our children learn and master critical transportable skills to successfully ...
      Posted 4 Mar 2018, 18:03 by Debbie Stevens
    • Confirmation of dates for Dio House Services Thank you for your understanding and support in the transition of dates for House Services in 2018.  This year there will be one House Service per term, at which (with ...
      Posted 13 Mar 2018, 20:21 by Debbie Stevens
    • Dio Swimming Sports 2018 Waikato Diocesan School Swimming Sports takes place this Wednesday, 28 February!  Parents/grandparents/whaanau are very welcome to join us under the shade cloths at the school pool area. The ...
      Posted 22 Feb 2018, 14:02 by Debbie Stevens
    • 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
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