Our vision is to be acknowledged as a leading contemporary, New Zealand school specialising in girls’ education.  Through a focus on learning, research and innovation we will be recognised by our own community, the national and international community.

The School’s vision statement is: Where each student aspires to achieve personal excellence


Hamilton Girls' High School is dedicated to providing for girls in a caring environment and preparing our students to aspire to excellence, broadening their horizons and preparing them for the challenges of the 21st century.

School Motto

Our school motto challenges our young women to become a creative, confident and articulate woman who has the skills to shape her future and who will strive to make a difference in their own community.

A wise woman shapes her own destiny.

Term Dates 2018

Term One:
Tuesday 30 January to
Friday 13 April

Term Two:
Monday 30 April to
Friday 6 July

Term Three:
Monday 23 July to
Friday 28 September

Term Four:
Monday 15 October to
Tuesday 11 December (to be confirmed)