WGHS is highly regarded for its attractive physical setting and well-resourced classrooms, particularly its: purpose-built (specialist) classrooms, hospitality suite, impressive library and well-equipped science & technology suites. Enhancing student learning in an attractive environment is a key advantage at WGHS.
As well as a purpose built Performing Arts Centre for Drama and Dance, Whangarei Girls' High School is also proud to offer the following facilities to support the learning of our students:
- 5 computer labs, most with high power capability for design programmes
- A large modern technology block
- Dedicated textile and fashion suites
- Design technology classrooms, with access to the latest design software
- Fully equipped food and nutrition, and hospitality spaces, with full commercial kitchen facilities
- Dedicated communal and learning space for our international students
- Modern, and very well resourced library that is available to students before, after and during school
- Full music suite, equipped with practice studios and radio station
- Well equipped Fideliter Centre with three gymnasiums, including Manawahine Gym that features a full size netball court
- An all weather playing surface, for sports such as hockey
- School swimming pool with diving boards
- School tennis courts
- Outdoor education climbing wall
We are also excited to be planning for construction of a new three classroom block and a two-storey ten classroom block, which will allow for the growing demand for our courses, and offer improved technology to classroom learning.