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Aha! moment the best for outdoors-loving new maths teacher

New to Nayland maths teacher Deborah O’Dell was born on the North Shore of Auckland and grew up in a house there before the Harbour Bridge was built.

New maths teacher a valuable addition to Nayland

While Nayland has seen a number of new teachers make the move down from Auckland, Anna Playford and her family have joined us from another direction: Sydney, Australia.

Spirited Spanish teacher joins Nayland

Half-Kiwi, half-Spanish, and whole-heartedly passionate, new Spanish teacher Cristina Armstrong is set to teach here at Nayland for at least the next two terms.

Science teacher passionate about making it practical

Science teacher Maria van den Berg brings much experience and knowledge to her role, as she joins the staff at Nayland College this term.

Kayaker navigates Nayland’s sciences

Hilary Hurst loves a challenge, whether that be a difficult student, or navigating her way through harsh rapids. Mrs. Hurst enjoys teaching science, but she also seeks a “low key” adrenaline rush time to time.

From shipwrecks to science labs

Though she may think otherwise, science teacher Dr Dean has lead an interesting life, to say the least.