News and Events

School Communication

The school has a school app which you can download by going to the app store on your apple or android device/phone and search William Colenso College to download the app.  This is a great communication to have with school as we do alerts about early finishes, events within school, there is an absentee tab, newsletter information and many other features.

Enrolment notices

We encourage all prospective student enrolments to visit our facilities by phoning the office to arrange a time: 06 831 0180, or call in and pick up an enrolment form and prospectus information.

Calendar Dates for the School Year will appear in the Key Dates of the newsletter.

Term Dates 2019
Term One Thursday 31st January – Friday 12th April
Term Two Monday 29th April – Friday 5th July
Term Three Monday 22nd July – Friday 27th September
Term Four Monday 14th October – Friday 6th December
Term Dates 2020
Term One Friday 31st January – Thursday 9th April
Term Two Tuesday 28th April – Friday 3rd July
Term Three Monday 20th July – Friday 25th September
Term Four Monday 12th October – Friday 11th December
Public Holidays 2020
Waitangi Day Thursday 6th February, school closed Friday 7th February
Anzac Day Monday 27th April
Queen’s Birthday Monday 1st June
Hawke’s Bay Anniversary Friday 23rd October
Labour Day Monday 26th October

Teacher Only Day:  Thursday 19th March
Mid Term Break – (No school for students) Monday 24th August 2019