Explore Our Vision
Empower and Inspire
Manaakitanga Whanaungatanga Aroha Rangatiratanga
A Christchurch Girls’ Education is based on strong academic foundations with excellent pastoral care and support. Girls are empowered and inspired to take their place in a 21st-century world.
Nau Mai Haere Mai
Welcome to Christchurch Girls’ High School | Te Kura o Hine Waiora
Our school values cultural diversity and the histories and traditions of all peoples. In this spirit, international students are warmly welcomed. Our school is home to an international student population from a variety of countries such as Korea, Japan, China, Thailand, Argentina, Chile, Germany and France.
Our Students’ Voices
Testimonials from Former International Students
Bell Bumrungpol, 2019
"As an international student at Christchurch Girls' High School, it was a wonderful experience to spend my high school life here. Staff takes the best care of every student and teachers are very happy to help and support their students. There are many clubs or sports for students to join. Moreover, this is a very good opportunity to make friends with other students who have similar interests. Lastly, as an old girl at CGHS. I would say that CGHS is ...
Yuki Zhan, 2019
"My name is Yuki, I am 20 years old, and I come from China. I started my high school at CGHS in the last term of Year 10, and it has already been four years since then. Choosing CGHS was a decision made by my parents after careful consideration. Although I have never said it before, it was a wise choice. There are many reasons why I like CGHS, I will pick two parts in detail to talk about. ...
CGHS | TKoHW
Christchurch Girls High School | Te Kura o Hine Waiora welcomes applications from prospective international students. We invite you to contact us for further information about our programmes or to arrange a school visit for your daughter either in person or online.