Whangarei Girls' High School has a strong commitment to supporting and developing the Arts, and we are proud of our long record of high achievement in Design, Fine Arts, Maori Culture, Dance, Drama Music and Debating.

  • Elite Cultural Colours

    Find out about our Whangarei Girls' High School students who have been awarded Elite Cultural Colours for high achievement in all areas of culture.

  • 2014 Dance Extravaganza

    Every year we hold a Dance Extravaganza to showcase our students' abilities on the dance floor - see photos from 2014 here.

The school has a strong student led Cultural Council and a Cultural Co-ordinator who work as a team developing cultural activities within the school. Students take a leading role in all cultural events, and through their efforts have continued to be successful in both regional and national events.

Students can choose to be involved in a wide range of cultural activities, including:

  • Kapa haka
  • Nga Manu Korero
  • Dance performances
  • Stage Challenge
  • Drama productions
  • Choir
  • Chamber music
  • School bands
  • Performing Arts competitions
  • Smokefree Rockquest
  • School radio station
  • Debating