Rotorua Girls' High School

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Rotorua Girls' High School
Rotorua Girls' High School.jpg
Empowering Young Women
251 Old Taupo Road, Rotorua, New Zealand
Coordinates 38°08′52″S 176°14′15″E / 38.1479°S 176.2374°E / -38.1479; 176.2374Coordinates: 38°08′52″S 176°14′15″E / 38.1479°S 176.2374°E / -38.1479; 176.2374
Type State Single sex girls secondary (Year 9-13)
Established 1959
Ministry of Education Institution no. 153
Principal Annette Joyce
School roll 613[1] (March 2015)
Socio-economic decile 3G[2]

Rotorua Girls' High School is a state school educating girls from Year 9 to Year 13, located in Rotorua, New Zealand.


Rotorua Girls' High School was formed in 1959 after Rotorua High School, founded in 1927, was divided into Rotorua Boys' High School and Rotorua Girls'.[3] Rotorua Boys' kept the original site, and the Rotorua Girls' was given a new site further down Old Taupo Road.

The current principal is Mrs Ally Gibbons.[4]


The four houses of Rotorua Girls' High School are named after legendary Maori women.[5]


  1. ^ "Directory of Schools - as at 7 April 2015". New Zealand Ministry of Education. Retrieved 2015-04-08. 
  2. ^ "Decile Change 2014 to 2015 for State & State Integrated Schools". Ministry of Education. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 
  3. ^ "History". Rotorua Girls' High School. Retrieved 2009-02-15. [dead link]
  4. ^ "Principal's Message" (PDF). Rotorua Girls' High School. 22 February 2007. Retrieved 2009-05-10. [dead link]
  5. ^ "School Structure". Rotorua Girls' High School. Retrieved 2009-02-15. [dead link]

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