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Why not try something new in 2015?  
Waimea College Adult and Community Education aims to offer a wide range of interesting, educational, fun and affordable courses to members of our community.
Community Education is not-for-profit.
Our classes are for adults (over the age of 18 years) 
We're very pleased that you are considering participating in further education and learning.  What better way to meet like-minded people and enjoy an evening or Saturday workshop.                     'Put a little class in your life!'
Email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your contact details (address and phone numbers) and the course you would like to attend.  We will email back a confirmation plus an invoice.
You can also enrol by phone or in person at the Waimea College Finance Centre which is beside reception.
The Finance Centre is open for enrolments between 8.30am and 3.30pm including school holidays. Here you may pay by cash, EFTPOS or cheque (we are unable to take credit cards). 
Internet banking details are on your enrolment confirmation invoice. 
We will advise you if a course is full at the time of your enrolment and can place your name on a waiting list.
Any enquiries should be directed to Waimea Community Education on (03) 544 6099  ext. 870, (or option 2) or by sending an email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
                   Jo Johnston                                                                  Barbara Tuhou
                   Community Education Co-ordinator                              Liaison Assistant


Current News

Happy New Year 2015


We trust you are enjoying the wonderful warm and sunny summer break.


Please refer to  the College Newsletter for the latest news in the Quick Link above or go to About Waimea/School News.


The 2015 calendar and start dates are available in About Waimea/Term Calendar or from our Newsletter.

Bus Timetable information is also available in our January Newsletter.


Junior Reports have been posted out.   Senior students must call into the College to collect their reports please.


All Year 12 and Year 13 students are required to re-enrol on or before 26 and 27 January.  Please refer to the information that has been posted home to you.

Students with no changes in courses please return your re-enrolment forms to the College by 3.00pm Friday 23 January.  

Students who are not returning in 2015 plese ensure you notify the College office by Friday 23 January.


We are looking forward to another productive and fun year at Waimea College! 



Selling your home?

The ASB bank will give $500 as a donation to participating schools if you take out a new home loan over $150 000 before 30 June 2015. Click here to find out more.

The School Day


Form Time                  8.45am - 8.55am


Period 1                      8.55am - 9.55am

Period 2                      9.55am - 10.55am


Break 1                     10.55am - 11.20am


Period 3                    11.20am - 12.20pm

Period 4                    12.20pm - 1.20pm


Break 2                       1.20pm - 2.10pm


Period 5                      2.10pm - 3.10pm



Parent Portal

Parent Portal is ready to use, the link is just above this on the top right hand side under the quick links & e-links tab!

Ever wonder how Waimea College looked 40 years ago? With the Nelson Photo News you can search past editions and catch a glimpse of how things were... and maybe even a photo of you in your prime.