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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

Well we are well in to Term 2.  This has been a busy and exciting time with the prospect of a new Principal on the horizon.

Information Evening for Parents of Students entering Year 9 in 2016


This will be held on Tuesday 28 July at 7.00 pm in the Hall.  This is an opportunity for parents to hear how our school is organised, our support systems and expectations and to meet in small groups in a question/answer session.

Enrolments are now open for 2016


Please have these in to the school by Friday 28 August 2015.

Enrolment & Open Day Information


Open Day:  Monday 3 August (4.00 - 5.30 pm and 7.00 - 8.30 pm)

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 31 December 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


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.