Waimea College, Nelson New Zealand

WelcomeNau Mai, Haere Mai. Greetings and welcome to Waimea College

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

Waimea College opened their Richmond School Campus 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.

Our High School offers Secondary School education opportunities for International Students studying in and wanting to experience New Zealand and the Nelson/Tasman Region.

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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Upcoming events

  • Sports Awards: 7pm, Tuesday 15 October 201915 Oct 2019
  • Principal and Head Student Assembly: Tuesday 15 October 201915 Oct 2019
  • Arts Awards: 7pm, Wednesday 16 October 201916 Oct 2019
  • Graduation Dinner: Friday 18 October 201918 Oct 2019
  • Principals Prizegiving: 11.30am, Wednesday 23 October 201923 Oct 2019
  • October Newsletter distributed: Friday 25 October 201925 Oct 2019
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