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Help us consolidate our financial position to focus on providing a world-class education for the young men of Nelson. All donations go the Nelson College Trust Foundation to support the school’s debt repayment.


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  • Nelson College operating at Alert Level 2, with all students and staff required at school.
  • Follow the link to get the latest information about online learning and student wellbeing … 2021 COVID-19 Updates

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Headmasters Newsletter – 1 October

Kia ora tātou I wish you and your whānau a restful and relaxing holiday period over the next fortnight.  I’m appreciative that we’re fortunate to be able to leave town over the holiday period. Enjoy our latest newsletter Ngā manaakitanga  // Best wishes, R Dykes Headmaster
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Headmasters Newsletter – Friday 17th September

Kia ora tātou There is so much to celebrate and be thankful for right now at college and in Nelson. It’s been wonderful to have students and staff back face to face.  Our thoughts are with our whānau and colleagues in Auckland still at Alert Level 4. There’s a curious mood where people feel...
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Headmasters Newsletter – Friday 9 September

Kia ora tātou A big thanks to everyone for supporting our rangatahi through the lockdown. Things seem to have clicked into gear relatively smoothly thanks to the energy and commitment of staff and whānau. I appreciate that many whānau and staff face some challenging situations, such as limited...
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Headmasters Newsletter – 6th August

Kia ora tātou Welcome back to Term 3. It’s a busy term with lots on. NEWSLETTER Junior Production – Back to the 80’s Congratulations to the cast and staff involved in this awesome production, especially the director – Ms Moran. Kapa Haka The college’s Kapa Haka group has joined with...
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