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...

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...

Long-time Nayland teacher Athol Webster has one more week of teaching to go. Mr Webster is one of a number of long-serving staff retiring, alongside English teacher Chris Matthews and Head of Art Mike Friend. He has been teaching for 32 years at...

Psychology teacher and House Dean, Hannah Cameron, is up first as we showcase a different teacher each week through our 'Friday five' questions. How long have you been teaching and how long you been at Nayland College? I qualified as...