Key dates 2019

Tuesday 22 October:

Wednesday 23 October:

Friday 25 October:

Monday 28 October:

Wednesday 30 October:

Thursday 31 October:

Friday 1 November:

Monday 4 November:

Tuesday 5 November:

Friday 8 November:

Friday 15 November:

Wednesday 27 November:

Tuesday 3 December:

Friday 6 December:

Monday 9 December:

Tuesday 10 December:

Wednesday 11 December:

Formal Assembly (HST 2020 Announced). Yr 13 Drama Performance 7pm.

Yr 13 Drama Performance 7pm.

Sports Awards. Mufti Day.

Labour Day.

Yr 11 Achievers Assembly. International Achievers Assembly.

Yr 12 Achievers Assembly.

Yr 13 Achievers Assembly.

Yr 13 Leavers Ceremony 5.00pm - 7.00pm.

Senior Prize Giving 12.45pm - 3.00pm.

NCEA Exams Start.

Year 8 Welcome to NCG Day.

Mufti Day.

NCEA Exams Finish.

Principals Picnic (time to be confirmed).

Yr 10 Achievers Assembly.

Yr 9 Achievers Assembly.

Junior Prize Giving - 9.15am - 10.45am (approximately). Last Day of Term 4.

TERM dates 2019 / 2020

Wednesday 11 December 2019:

Tuesday 4 February 2020:

Wednesday 5 February 2020:

Thursday 6 February 2020:

Friday 7 February 2020:

Last Day of Term 4.

Senior Re-enrolment.

Mihi Whakatau - Yr 7, 9 and 13 (AM). Arahi for Yr 8, 10, 11 and 12 (PM).

Waitangi Day.

Normal Classes for all Levels.


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HEAR what our students have to say about Nelson College for Girls


Nelson College for Girls is a school with a very proud history. For more than 130 years, we have produced young women who have gone into the world with confidence and a sense of pride in achieving to the best of their abilities. 

Often they have been inspired by the successes of the women who have preceded them. Our motto 'Pietas, Probitas et Sapientia' - Loyalty, Honesty and Wisdom - sums up well the values and essence of our school.



Everything you need to know about Nelson College for Girls.

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Enjoy academic success, lifelong friendships and build strong connections within the school and community.


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Our programme as a specialised two year pathway nurturing the girls to become effective citizens

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Nelson College for Girls offers a broad range of subjects for International students.

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Through the information on this website we know that you will find a vital community that your daughter would be proud to belong to. We look forward to meeting with you.
— Cathy Ewing, Principal