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Nayland College Newsletter, 7 December 2018

Term 4: 15 October - 12 December

School Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:50 am - 3:10 pm

Reception: Mon, Tue, Thu & Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
& Wed 8.00 am - 3.30 pm (earlier closure)

Breakfast Club
Monday, Wednesday & Friday in the Learning Support Centre.


Principal's Message

by Daniel Wilson - Principal

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Calendar: 8 December 2018-3 February 2019

by Nayland College

Check out our upcoming events below.

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Fun caving on the West Coast.

Year tens feast on amazing array of activities

by Nayland College Official

At the end of November Year 10 students took part in a huge selection of end of year activities put on for them by Nayland staff.

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Dog Day a Paw-fect Success!

by student - Will Irvine

On Tuesday 4th December, a Year 9 PE/H class held a fundraiser for our inquiry unit. They held a bake sale, while bringing dogs to pet to fundraise for the SPCA.

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Striking out under a moody sky.

Waka ama adventure in Abel Tasman

by student reporter Aleisha Smith

Last week, Nayland College’s Year 10 Intensives took place, one of which was the highly anticipated waka ama journey.

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Nayland hosts first-ever Relationships-based Learning hui

by specialist classroom teacher Cushla Laufkotter

It was an honour to host this event earlier this week on behalf of Te Kahui Ako o Omaio ki Tahunanui, or the Stoke-Tahunanui Community of Learning.

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Video: IOED ATNP Trip RND2

Students amazing footage of outdoor education camp

by Nayland College

Year 11 student Arne Niebel has produced a fantastic video of the recent International Outdoor Education class camp in our wonderfully accessible Abel Tasman.

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From left to right: Sam Edens, Brodie Seelen, Tayla Jopson, Isabel Lyttle, Alys Hewison, Libby Green. Absent from photo: Jasmin Wayman

Nayland College Surf Lifeguards to the Rescue

by Jane Townsend - Deputy Principal

Seven Nayland College students have recently trained to become surf lifeguards at the Nelson surf lifesaving club. The six-week training includes both theory and practical components.

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Uniform Pop Up Shop 2019 

Uniform Purchasing

by Nayland College

We are sorry to have to inform you that NZ Uniforms (the company who supply our school uniform) have made a late change to the dates of the pop-up store which they will operate in the school hall during late January 2019.

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Award for hands-on microbiology

by Article reproduced from Radio NZ - Alison Ballance, Senior Producer

Microbiologist, life-long learner and Nayland College Alumni Judith Bateup is using hands-on lab experience to inspire new generations of scientists.

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Students supporting the mufti day fundraiser for Nelson SPCA

Students support Nelson SPCA

by Nayland College

This Friday was a great opportunity for a Nayland College mufti day! Students who wore mufti contributed a gold coin donation and raised money for the Nelson SPCA.

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Pauline Smith anticipates the freedom of her upcoming retirement.

Library manager has future plans sewn up

by Sera King

Library manager Pauline Smith (no relation to Allan) started at Nayland in 2001 as the second librarian when her daughter was in year 10. As she prepares for her final week on staff, she fills us in on the highlights of her time here and her plans for the future.

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Allan Smith will keep on enjoying riding his Yamaha XJR1300.

Science teacher reflects on gravity of teaching

by Sera King

Science teacher Allan Smith (no relation to Pauline) is retiring from his 46 year career in teaching next week. Here he looks back on his time in the classroom and shares with us what’s next.

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PTA Annual General Meeting Notice 2019

PTA AGM & Meeting 20 March 2019

by Nayland College

The Nayland College PTA will be holding the AGM followed by our regular meeting in the Board room at Nayland College.

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Principal helps to foster student interest in building

by Learning Support Teacher - Trish Gargiulo

Kees, a student with a keen interest in building inspired the learning support centre class to look at developing their own building plans.

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Used Uniform Sale Monday 17 December 2018

by Nayland College PTA

The PTA will be running a used uniform sale at Nayland College - 3 pm to 6 pm, Monday 17 December 2018.

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Stoke Tennis Club

by Stoke Tennis Club

Holiday Tennis Camps January 2019

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Team Leader position available

by Libelle Group

Team Leader Position at Nayland College Tuckshop

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