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.
Nayland College alumnus and current Washington DC economist Kinley Salmon can now add ‘author’ to his list of achievements. He recently returned to his former college to launch his first book Jobs, Robots & Us.
Though she may think otherwise, science teacher Dr Dean has lead an interesting life, to say the least.
Year 13 student and passionate environmentalist Matthew Edmonds was recently selected to attend Blake Inspire. He shares his experiences of this with us here.
Year 13 Merlyn Barrer was selected as one of 32 students nationally to attend the New Zealand Chemistry Olympiad training camp, held in Auckland from the 13th -18th of April. He shares his experiences below.
Trudy Harvey comes across as any other relateable modern-day English teacher.
Last week the college’s school production took to the stage. Here student reporter Aleisha Smith gives a review of the closing night’s performance.
OPINION: Passionate environmental advocate and student reporter Ruby Vidgen reflects on the recent climate strike and the issues behind it.
Maths teacher Rachael Purdie brings warmth, passion and knowledge to Nayland College’s staff this year as she returns after a break from teaching.
Student leader Zoe Fitzgerald has truly made the most of her time here at Nayland. And, even in her final year, she’s still giving back.
Congratulations to the three Nayland girls who have made the Tasman Secondary Schools girls rugby squad.
Earlier this year, two Year 9 students, Zoe Jurgeleit and Lotte Ketcher, took it upon themselves to tackle teen cyberbullying problems. Their solution: The Positivity Project.
Year Nine students Beni Rae and Eli Sheppard are the brains behind the operation that is Nayland College’s astronomy club.
Students from around the Nelson/Tasman region came to Nayland College on Wednesday April 4 for the Model United Nations forum.
Year 12 student Mia Faulkner is already thoroughly enjoying being the voice for Nayland College students on the board of trustees.
With many achievements under her belt, year 12 student Ella Holmes is a driven person with a penchant for sport.
Student leader Aimee Lewis is having to quickly find her feet when it comes to her new role.
New student leader Jaid van den Berg-Kaire is an active and dedicated member of the 2018 team. An extrovert by nature, Jaid finds her middleground in life by enjoying quiet downtime at home.
One of Nayland’s new student leaders, Stuart Lowe, has been a leader in the Nayland drama community for much longer. An actor in school productions for all of his schooling years, Lowe says that he “loves everything” about drama.