The New Zealand curriculum focuses on students being well equipped to succeed in a world of globalisation, cultural diversity, and rapidly changing technologies.
At Palmerston North Girls' High School, we have the flexibility to design relevant and meaningful learning programmes to encourage students to become active and positive members of their local, national and global communities.
New Zealand’s curriculum might seem easier but actually is more practical, teaches more skills that would be useful in university and future jobs. Moreover, since it is not so demanding that a student has to learn every subject and know everything, New Zealand education is more personalized for each student, thereby boosting their capacity to the highest... read more
In the past six months, my personality changed a lot, from introverted to outgoing. Similarly, my social skills has a big improvement as well, that is mainly because teachers and classmates here are very kind, they are very willing to help you. Overall, I had a happy and grateful half-year in girls’ high, and I have also gained a lot of things that I cannot obtained in China... read more
When I came here I had to wear a school uniform for the first time in my life and to be honest I wasn’t very enthusiastic about that. But now I think it is great.
You don’t need much time in the morning and more importantly, you make good friends because nobody judges you on the way you look... read more
What I like most about PNGHS is, we can join many groups we would like to. I am connected to different groups; a couple of choirs, string orchestra, concert band, badminton, some extensions and one of committees. As a music lover, it is a really good chance to improve my skills by joining some groups and rehearsing together with good teachers... read more