Ad Astra Hostel is nestled beside the grounds of Whanganui Girls’ College on a park-like site that is self-contained and fully fenced. We have scope to house 120 students with amenities that include gym, access to a pool, conference facilities as well as the usual canteen and kitchen facilities together with a laundry. There are also a suite of computers enabling internet access and homework completion at specified times.
The hostel directors live on site so are available 24 hours in case of emergency.
Full details are available via the Boarders manual.
Contract information can be found here.
Ad Astra Girls' Hostel
10 hours ago
School finishes on Wednesday this week and here is the 'need to know' times and places for your daughter:Tuesday - all students are to meet at the Opera House at 9.30am. They will have senior prizegiving practice until approximately 11.30am. They will then return to hostel. All students must be back at the Opera House at 5.30pm in perfect school uniform ready for Senior Graduation and Prizegiving which starts at 6.30pm. Doors will open for parents at 6pm. Senior graduation and prizegiving is compulsory for all students. The year 11,12 & 13's are now finished and may go homeWednesday - all year 9 & 10 students are to come to school at the normal time and go to form time. Junior prizegiving starts at 9.30am and we welcome all parents to attend. It is held in our school hall and usually is finished just before 11am. Students will then return to their form classes to collect their things and are free to go. The hostel will be closed from 3pm so, please try to pick up your daughter by then.Barry, Joanne, Leanne, Mandy, Tania, and Hari want to wish you all a very merry Christmas, a safe and joyful holiday time filled with good times and not so much of the sad times.Thank you so much for your support this year and we all look forward to next year with all the blessings it holds for us all.Remember, Jesus is the reason for the season. ... See MoreSee Less