New Plymouth Girls' High School has shaped and influenced the lives
of young women since 1885.

Our vision, to develop educated, confident young women of outstanding character, is timeless.
Et Comitate - Et Virtute - Et Sapientia | Friendship - Courage - Wisdom | Whakahoanga - Maia - Mātauranga
Welcome to New Plymouth Girls' High School


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.

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Uniform Shop

Uniform Shop

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.

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Head Girls 2013

Student Leaders 2015

Amy Benton (pictured, centre) is the Head Girl for 2015. Jordyn Healey (pictured, left) and Olivia Eaton (pictured, right) are Deputy Head Girls. Please find a full listing of leadership positions by following the “Read More” link below.

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For electronic copies of the documentation for the Year 9 & 10 End of Year Outdoor Education Programmes - click below.

Year 9 End of Year Activity Information

Year 10 End of Year Activity Information

Leadership Opportunities 2014


At NPGHS we have a number of activities, events and trips that will allow you to develop your personal and leadership skills. Some involve physical challenge, some will involve debating and public speaking and others are events where you can hear from famous and inspirational speakers. Click on "More Information" below, then click on the website links for more information. If you are interested in something then please speak to Mrs Parry or email

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Subject Selection 2015

You need to be thinking about your career planning and appropriate subject selection for 2015 - check this PDF and the website links contained. Click Here to review PDF.


2014 Six Day Cycle Calendar is available for download

New on our Timetable Page, we have made available a copy of the Six Day Cycle Calendar for the full year.

Enrolments and Student Course Changes

Please phone the school office for an interview time with a dean.

Stationery Orders and Fee Payments for 2014

You now have the ability to order your stationery online. Please visit the MySchool website located at for all your stationery needs.

Uniform Shop

The Uniform Shop is open every Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday during term time, 12.20 – 2.20 pm.  Closed on Wednesdays. 

Phone 06 758 1831.


New Plymouth Girls' High School Promotional Video 2012/2013



We're Being Social! Join us on Facebook, Google+ and Twitter.

With our ongoing support and enthusiasm for social networking, we are expanding our Facebook page to include Daily Notices and other relevant school information.

We use Facebook and Google+ to show what's happening around the school and beyond the gate. It is a great way to keep up to date with daily events, news and photos. We also use Twitter to send out quick updates and news.

Click on this link to visit our Facebook page: Click on this link to visit our Google+ page: You can also click this link to "Follow" us on Twitter:

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, sporting and personal learning experiences through quality teaching in a challenging yet supportive environment. Each young women will have the opportunity to discover and develop the necessary knowledge, skills, values and character to enable her to fulfil her potential.


  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Relationships
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