New Plymouth Girls' High School has a proud tradition of academic excellence & a proven record of outstanding achievement in sport, visual & performing arts. It is the individual and collective contribution of many that makes it possible for us to enjoy and be part of this very special school.Read more ›
The PTA Inc. Uniform Shop is your offical shop for all your students' uniform needs. For a full price list, opening times and uniform requirements, please click on the link below to find out more information.Read more ›
Student Leaders 2018
Caterina Poletti (pictured, centre) is the Head Girl for 2018. Rachel Page (pictured, left) and Maya Dickson (pictured, right) are Deputy Head Girls. Please find a full listing of leadership positions by following the “Read More” link below.Read more ›
Learn more about our Vision & Mission Statements
Our vision: To develop educated, confident young women of outstanding character.
Our mission: New Plymouth Girls' High School will provide a range of dynamic academic, cultural, singing and personal learning experiences through quality teaching in a challenging yet supportive environment. Each young women will have the opporunity to discover and develop the necessary knowledge, skills, values and character to enable her to fulfil her potential.
- Respect - Whakamana
- Responsibility - Haepapa
- Relationships - Whanaungatanga
Uniform Shop - Important Notice
Sorry for the inconvenience but our Stock has not yet arrived from our supplier. We have limited items in the shop and will kit you out with what we do have and make orders for items we do not have in yet. When our stock does arrive, we will bag up your items and contact you for pick up.
We will do our best with what we have and Thank you for your understanding. The majority of our stock will arrive in bulk next week and some smaller orders are due to arrive at the end of January.
Approximate delivery day 15-18 January.
2019 Start Dates
Mon 21 to Fri 25 Jan - Deans are available by appointment during these times for timetable or other issues, please ring 06 757 3899 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a time. Please include your daughter’s name and Year level in the subject line.
Mon 28th Jan - Teacher Only Day
Tues 29th Jan (Day 2)
All Year 12's in correct uniform report to the Hall @ 9am with BYOD devices if possible as they will be participating in Digital Competency Workshops. They will be finished approximately 12:30pm. They are not required back to school until Mon 4 Feb.
Year 13 Peer Supporters (only) in for full day starting at 9am in Year 13 Study.
Weds 30th Jan (Day 3)
All Year 11's in correct uniform report to the Hall @ 9am with BYOD devices if possible as they will be participating in Digital Competency Workshops. They will be finished approximately 12:30pm. They are not required back to school until Mon 4 Feb.
All Year 13's report to the Year 13 Study @ 9am with BYOD devices if possible as they will be participating in Digital Competency Workshops. This will be finished approximately 12:30pm. Year 13 Leader (only) part 1 training in afternoon.
Thurs 31st Jan (Day 4)
All Year 9's, Year 13's and NEW students from all levels to report to the Hall @ 8.50am for 9am Powhiri (parents & whanau welcome to attend). Year 9 and Year 13 Peer Supporters remain after Powhiri for orientation activities finishing at 3:20pm
Fri 1st Feb (Day 5) - All Year 10's report to the Hall @ 9am with BYOD devices if possible as they will be participating in Digital Competency Workshops. This will be followed by activities including swimming in the afternoon finishing at 3:20.
All Year 9s report to their Kawai Huia (Tutor) rooms at 9am for orientation activities. Please bring BYOD devices if possible as they will be participating in Digital Competency Workshops. This will be followed in the afternoon by tabloid sports - bring sunhats and sunscreen - finishing at 3:20pm.
Mon 4th Feb
All Year's 9 - 12 report @ 9am to Kawai Huia (Tutor) rooms followed by Day 6 timetabled classes - bring stationery for classes. Normal school finish time of 3:20 from now on.
Year 13 Leaders (only) part 2 training @ 9am.
Tues 5th Feb
All Year's 9 - 13 report @ 9am to Kawai Huia (Tutor) rooms followed by Day 1 timetabled classes - bring stationery for classes.
Weds 6th Feb - WAITANGI DAY HOLIDAY
Thurs 7th Feb (Day 2)
8.40am start - normal day times commence for the year for all year levels.
Bring Your Own Device (BYOD & NPGHS 2019)
Wherever possible students should bring a device to school to use to support their learning. It is recommended that the device has at least the following specifications.
- A 10" (inch) screen, wifi and day long battery life.
- Smart phones are not suitable devices for most classroom learning activities.
Click HERE to view Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Guidelines.