Waitaki Girls High School - where ordinary girls get to do extraordinary things. The modern facilities and programmes established within the school enhance achievement both inside and outside the classroom. From a curriculum which inspires confidence, challenge and the achievement of personal independence through to the opportunity to attain excellence in all academic, sporting, cultural and service activities, there is a lot on offer at Waitaki Girls High School in Oamaru. Firmly in place at Waitaki Girls High School is a philosophy which fosters cooperation, courtesy and consideration. The staff at Waitaki Girls are also very proud of the secure environment which has been established in which every member of the school community experiences concern for the students welfare and embrace traditions which have been developed over time. Currently there are over fifty clubs, sports and cocurricular activities to choose from which caters for many interests and skills. For those who need it, this can be a home away from home, with boarding facilities available which embrace a family like atmosphere and through which friendships which stand the test of time and distance are firmly established.