Wenona is a leading independent day and boarding school, with a proud history of educating and empowering young women since 1886. 


What are you most proud of?

Wenona inspires students to become ‘Renaissance women’: creative, articulate and well-educated, with a sense of humour and a capacity for adventure. Diversity of opportunity is a key focus, with students immersed in an education that prepares them for success in work and life. As per the School motto, Ut Prosim, that I may serve, Wenonians are raised to value service, to lead and to contribute. Participation in community projects and service learning tours in Australia and overseas is encouraged. The learning environment at Wenona promotes academic excellence in every way, supporting students to fulfil their potential. Above all, Wenona is a school where every student is seen, known and loved.




176 Walker Street North Sydney

+(02) 9409 4400



Minimize Past and present members


*Dr Briony Scott 2011 -
*Dr Kerrie Wilde 2008 - 2010
*Mrs Denise Thomas (Interim Head) April - December 2007
*L Mrs Margaret Hadley 1995- April 2007
*L Miss Barbara Jackson 1967-1994
*Miss Frances M. Mills 1964-1966
*L Miss Edith M. Ralston 1920-1963
 Miss Dorothy Messiter Feb-June 1920
 Miss Edith Hooke 1913-1920
1886-1913 (founder Woodstock)

* denotes AHIGS membership - Please note that not all Heads have been members of AHIGS. 

L denotes Life Member