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.