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Hiring our Event Centre

Thank you for your interest in the WGHS Event Centre. Our state-of-the-art complex is the perfect venue for events, community gatherings, concerts, lectures, performances/productions and conferences. The Centre was completed in October 2021, providing an exciting new venue option in Takapuna, on Auckland’s beautiful North Shore. Since its inception, it has become the heart of […]

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Gateway Programme

Gateway is a government funded programme that provides broader educational opportunities and strengthens pathways for our senior students into further education and training or employment. The programme aims to offer students between 5 to 20 days of work placement. The purpose is to provide actual workplace experience that will develop a clear understanding of the

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Vision and Purpose

At Westlake Girls High School we have a clear vision for our school, and a defined purpose for what we do. We engage all of our community to help achieve our key goals and measures of success. You’ll find all this information within our Strategic Plan below. Previously called our School Charter, we have refined

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Open Night

Our Open Night will be held on 23 July, 2024. The evening is aimed at current Year 8 students thinking of attending WGHS in 2025 and their whānau. There will be two identical sessions at 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm in our Event Centre. You don’t need to register; just come along to either session. 

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CYGNET Programme

Westlake Girls High School (WGHS) is a leading New Zealand sporting school with a proud history of sporting participation and excellence. Year 9 and 10 students who demonstrate a high ability and commitment to their chosen sport may apply to join the CYGNET programme. This programme aims to develop and extend skills of promising athletes

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Music at Westlake Girls Westlake Girls is proud of its vibrant and busy Music Department with many and varied co-curricular ensemble groups that contribute to its longstanding reputation for excellence. Each Premier ensemble group has a development pathway leading in, ensuring that every young musician is developed, whatever their starting level. Our association with Westlake

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About NCEA

The New Zealand Curriculum applies to all school students, irrespective of gender, ethnicity, belief, ability or disability, social or cultural background, or geographical location in New Zealand. The Curriculum specifies eight essential learning areas which describe in broad terms the knowledge and understanding which all students need to acquire. English The Arts Health and Physical Education

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Open Evening 2024

Open Evening for students wanting to enrol at Westlake Girls for 2025

We will hold an Open Evening for those considering enrolling at Westlake Girls in 2025 on Tuesday, 23 July. There will be a brief talk at 4 pm and repeated at 6 pm in our Event Centre. These talks will then be followed by guided tours of the school. All are welcome. No need to book; just come along.

Classes finish at 2.20pm to allow for setup.