Nayland College year 9 student Holly Ward represented New Zealand at the Oceania Speed Skating Championships over Easter.The championships were held in Timaru and Holly stayed there together with the New Zealand team. She had three days of competition and came out with an...

The annual school Athletics Day was held on Friday 9th March. The event drew many participants from across the school and saw two long-standing records broken.Events on the day included sprints, long jump, high jump, discus, shot-put, and javelin, while longer distance running events were...

When it was announced in staff briefing last Monday that the hospitality department would be serving green food on Friday to celebrate St Patrick’s Day, my thoughts turned to broccoli, spinach, peas, beans, kale and capsicums. An extremely healthy-sounding lunch, I thought, but not overly...

Congratulations to the Nayland College students who competed with the Celtic Pipe Band in the New Zealand Pipe Band Championships in Rotorua over the weekend.Current students Matt Aldworth, Denver Keene, Evie Reid, Casey McConnons and Elise Reid took part alongside ex-Nayland student Tiffany Gilchrist.   ...

Nayland College students Luke Denton, Zena Denton and Holly Ward have been taking the national speed skating scene by storm. The talented trio came home with a swag of medals after competing at the New Zealand National Speed Skating Championships in Timaru in January.Holly Ward...

New to Nayland English teacher Lauren Prestidge is no stranger to moving around. Originally from Taupō, Miss Prestidge has spent the last four years teaching at Westlake Girls High School in Takapuna on Auckland’s North Shore.It is Miss Prestidge’s passion for travel though, that has...