ALL STUDENTS PLEASE NOTE
During this hot weather, please make sure you drink plenty of water
IMPORTANT MESSAGE FOR ALL STUDENTS YEAR 9 - 13
The San is CLOSED at the moment. If you are feeling unwell please go to the Front Office (Reception), there is always someone there. DO NOT just go straight home we need to know if you are unwell and WE WILL let your caregiver know so they can come to collect you.
If you have an appointment of any sort during school time, YOU MUST go and see Mrs Kirkham in the Attendance office FIRST THING on the morning of your appointment to get a pink slip to enable you to leave school. YOU MUST ALSO SIGN IN WHEN YOU RETURN.
This is vital as we need to know who is at school in case of an earthquake, fire or other emergency.
IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR BUS BOYS
The buses will drop off and pick up at the points below until further notice
Dodson Valley bus – pick boys up Hospital bus stop on Hospital side of the road
Glen/Hira bus – pick boys up Hospital bus stop on Hospital side of the road
Marybank/Clifton Terrace bus – pick boys up Hospital bus stop on Hospital side of road
Brooklands Road/Parematta Street/Tui Glen bus – pick up Van Diemen Street
Wakefield/Moutere/Motueka bus – opposite Hospital (same)
Moutere/Mapua/Motueka bus – normally at Boys College now at Hampden Street School (Waimea Road)
TOP FIELD - Please stay away
Please stay away from the Top Field to allow NELMAC to re dirt, re sow with grass and get the field ready for winter
AUCKLAND WRITERS FESTIVAL/UNIVERSITY OF AUCKLAND – NC TRIP TO AUCKLAND
Travel to Auckland with students from Nelson to learn from songwriters, novelists, playwrights, scriptwriters, graphic novelists, poets and other published and famous writers during 3 days in Auckland which also include a visit to the University of Auckland and lectures from their professors on a wide range of topics. Spaces available are strictly limited, and are limited only to senior students (Y11-Y13). See Mr Brudvik-Lindner in A8 or A11 to register your interest, before it is too late. Trip will take place in the middle of May but bookings have to be secured NOW if this trip is to happen at all. If even possibly interested, DO NOT DELAY, REGISTER TODAY.
BOYS WHO GO TO NCG FOR CLASSES
There will be NO NCG classes on TUESDAY 28th February as it is their Sports Day
DROP IN CAFE FOR 11 - 15 YEAR OLDS
Tahuna Community Centre, 55 Muritai Street have a 'Drop in Cafe'
Free food and lots of activities 3.00 - 6.00 pm Tuesdays and Thursdays
See flyers on the notice board outside the Finance office for more information
HOMEWORK PROGRAMME AT NCG
The homework programme is back! This programme is open to all students from Myanmar, Nepal, Afghanistan and Colombia. It runs every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 3.30 - 5.30pm at the Girls College library. Subject support is provided so bring your projects, assignments, etc.
LAUGH NELSON - YOUTH COMEDY SHOW
When: Saturday 4 March,
An evening of standup comedy featuring Nelson funny man Guy Williams, with support from Nelson College, Garin College, Waimea College and Motueka High School Theatre Sports students.
Tickets are just $10 and available from www.ticketdirect.co.nz or from the Theatre Royal Box Office.
Get in quick, tickets are selling fast.
Reserved books are being held in the library for: Callum Robertson, Vincent Macalister and Billy Check
LOST & FOUND
Samsung phone with a white back after drumming on Wednesday. Please return to Reception
USB Drive red - looks like a swiss knife. Lost possibly Wednesday around CS1 area. Please return to Reception
Black sandals lost/taken from 7EN cloak bay last week. Please return to Prep urgently
Blue/black pencil case lost at interval on Monday - return to Reception
Blue 3 x 3 bag with sports shoes inside lost on Monday in Drama/Maths (A2) area - return to Reception
Pair of brown scuffs with 'KF' on them, taken from New Gym cubby holes Wednesday Period 5. Please return them to Reception
Pair of light blue Asics shoes lost on Friday of the first week of school in the New Gym changing room or the pool area. Please return to Reception
FOUND- Please check with Reception
Wednesday after school a pendant (black) outside A1 by the lockers. You can claim it from Reception
College jersey (navy) left on the 'N' Bus from Richmond through Stoke to College. Please collect from Reception
Grey patterned cap
Pair of brown scuffs with 'SM' on them and Stephen down on side
Key on a blue tab
Red Pencil case found outside the Library area - collect from Reception
Black jacket found outside the Library area - collect from Reception
Locker key also a bike helmet found by the Library yesterday (Tuesday)
Soccer ball found in CS2 area
Very colourful pencil case handed in Monday
Blue hoodie - could be from Leadership
Entries to all Mathematics Competitions close on 10th March
Otago Uni Junior Maths Competition for Yr 9-11
Australian Maths Competition for Yr9-13
Casio Victoria Uni Senior Maths Competition Yr12-13
See your Maths Teacher or the Maths Noticeboard outside A1 for more details.
MUDDY BUDDY AT TASMAN SCHOOL
Muddy Buddy - Sunday 5 March at Tasman School, Grab a buddy and get muddy! Enter online at: http://www.sporttasman.org.nz/muddybuddy Prizes for the best dressed
See flyer on the board outside Finance office
Office Manager - Tasman School
T: +64 3 526 6818 | E: firstname.lastname@example.org
417 Aporo Road |Tasman | RD1 Upper Moutere 7173
NELSON CANCER SOCIETY SPECIAL GUEST - JAKE BAILEY
Jake was Head Boy of ChCh Boys High School in 2015 and delivered a moving end of year speech
Thursday 2 March in Nelson College Hall
7.00 pm (Doors open 6.30 pm)
Tickets available from Mr Kelly or Nelson Cancer Society, 102 Hardy St
Family of 4 (2 adults, 2 students) $50
See Flyer on notice board outside Frinance office for more information
Student Council is on this week, and we have a meeting on this Friday 24th of February at lunchtime (1:40pm).
Meetings will be held in the Leadership Room in N-Block.
All are welcome and encouraged to come along and take part.
We especially encourage junior/Year 9 and 10 students to come along, don’t be afraid to come along.
Even if you are just curious to see who we are, what we do and what we’re about, come along to see.
Chairman of Nelson College Student Council
The Nelson College Alliance of Queers and Straights is holding their first meeting of 2017 at interval on Tuesday 28th February in A4. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Teenag Young Farmers Club
If you are interested in the Nelson College Teenag Young Farmers Club please see Mr Kelly asap