How to Enrol

Whether you live in the beautiful historic town of Oamaru or wish to attend Waitaki Girls’ High School as a boarder in our hostel, Waitaki House, we invite you to visit us and become part of our community.

Get in touch

Make contact with the school office and request an Enrolment Pack.

Phone: 03 434 8429

Boarder or Day Student?


Attend Open Night/visit Waitaki House hostel for Boarders

Contact Hostel Manager for further enquiries.

Day Student

Attend Open Night

Contact the School Office for further enquiries.


Meet the Principal

An appointment will be made to meet with the Principal for an enrolment interview.

(This is not a mandatory part of the application process, it is optional if you wish to find out more information about the school)


Phone: 03 434 8429

Enrolment Checklist

  • Complete details on the application form

  • Attach a copy of your daughter’s birth certificate if she was born in New Zealand

  • Attach a copy of your daughter’s passport showing residency status if she was not born in New Zealand

  • Return Application form. Either drop to the school office or mail to Waitaki Girls’ High School, PO Box 42, Oamaru, 9444

  • You will receive confirmation of your enrolment

  • Make an appointment to meet with the Principal

  • We will be in touch when enrolment is approved