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There are still a limited number of places available in Year 9 for next year.
If you have not submitted an enrolment application please collect one from the School's main office, complete it as soon as possible and return it to the School.
Uniform Shop holiday hours
Students are expected to be in Summer Uniform for the start of Term 4.
The Uniform Shop will be open on Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th October from 10.00am until 2.00pm.
Parents are reminded that Andersons for Men by the fountain, is an alternative uniform outlet.
Uniform Shop hours - Summer Uniform for the start of Term 4
8 October 2014
2014 Term 4 Begins
13 October 2014
16 October 2014
23 October 2014
NCEA Report - Senior Students
24 October 2014
Welcome to Wanganui High School
Wanganui High School is a modern, state funded, co-educational school of approximately 1600 students and 160 staff. The school is located in Wanganui in the region of Wanganui-Manawatu, New Zealand and occupies 12 hectares and consists of 12 single-storey teaching blocks. There is also a canteen, gymnasiums, playing courts, extensive sports fields, library, performing arts area, and our Te Atawhai Unit, which is designed for students with special learning needs.
It is the largest school in the lower North Island and one of the 30 largest schools in New Zealand.
Wanganui High School prides itself on caring for individual students in a quality academic environment. The school provides a balanced education for its students from Year 9 through to Year 13.
In terms of academic achievement our students’ achievement places the school well within the top 10 co-educational state secondary schools in New Zealand. Wanganui High School is highly regarded internationally as evidenced by being Confucius Institute accredited and having as many as 80 foreign students studying with us.
The Wanganui High School community strives to ensure that all students are given the opportunity and support required to reach their potential in all aspects of their education.
By choosing Wanganui High School you are selecting a school that is committed to ensuring your youngster reaches their full potential.