Waimea College

Waimea College is committed to providing a high-quality education for its students and emphasises the importance of achieving personal standards of excellence in academic, sporting, cultural and recreational activities.

The College opened in 1957 and is very proud of the reputation it has established for providing opportunities for its students to experience success both in and beyond the classroom.

The College combines excellent facilities and a progressive curriculum with values such as house spirit, pride in the school and high expectations of performance and behaviour. These values are reflected in the school motto Semper Contendite (Always Strive).

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Waimea College news and events

Upcoming events

  • Nelson Anniversary Day – Holiday30 Jan 2017
  • 2017 – First Day for Years 9, 13 and New Enrolments Today31 Jan 2017
  • 2017 – First Day for Years 10, 11 and Special Education01 Feb 2017
  • Uniform Shop Hours – January 2017 (read more…) 01 Feb 2017Uniform Shop Hours – January 2017 Monday 23 January 2017 – 9am-... [Read more]
  • 2017 – First Day for Year 12 and all other year levels attend also02 Feb 2017
  • Waitangi Day Holiday06 Feb 2017
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