Nayland College’s old canteen is currently being rebuilt into the Kuaka Café: A fun, versatile space where students can relax, socalise, enjoy food and drink and study. The Kuaka Café is being built where the old canteen was situated and is set to be open in term one of 2019.
Over the first four days of September, the Nayland College Junior A Basketball team competed in the South Island Secondary Schools Basketball competition held in Nelson. Teams from schools from all around the South Island made their way up to the top!
This year has seen the launch of the Circuit Journalism Club at Nayland College. Its current team – Year 11s Maya Jayasena, Josh Carter and Victoria Cockerell, and Year 10 Aleisha Smith – can be seen regularly tracking down stories around the school.
Meet Jack and Ivy, Nayland’s 2018 youth workers.
On Thursday 14th of June Nayland choir students arrived home from Blenheim happy and proud of the results they had achieved that day.
An exciting addition comes to Nayland College’s physical and outdoor education departments this year, as Kristel Leijten joins the staff.
Exciting times ahead for Nayland College
Three months ago, she was home in Latvia. Now, sixteen-year-old Greta Stjade is living on the opposite side of the world.
Nayland College is a very progressive school with many transgender students with varying gender identities and expressions. However, with these different identities, the college must be accommodating of the different needs of the students, such as facilities like toilets and changing areas.
Nayland College has added another two regional titles to their ever-growing trophy cabinet, winning the Senior Boys and Junior Girls categories at the Tasman Secondary Schools’ Volleyball Championships on Friday 16th March at Saxton Stadium.