Welcome to Naomi Neumann who is relieving in the music room for the first three weeks this term. From week four Danielle Smith will be joining us, from sunny Queensland, teaching in the Music and English areas. We also welcome back Kerry Griffin, who will be teaching in the Physical Education area.

Term 2, Week 1 Newsletter

Tena koutou to all. Welcome back after the holidays for another 10 weeks of learning and growing. It was a humbling experience on Tuesday to be part of the Powhiri, and welcomed into the Excellere College community. The sun shone brightly, as did the faces of those that were there.  A huge thank you to…

EMB Visiting this Wednesday

Esther Melody Band (EMB) will be visiting our school on Wednesday 15th May, 2013 for a mini concert. EMB say on their website that they are “all about musical adventure, exploring the realms of possibility in creative expression, life on the planet and beyond.”  They call themselves serious God bothering geeks with a crafted vision “to…

May the Road Rise to Meet You

Greetings and Blessing to one and all. As the Term comes to a close, and before Catherine and I head back to our home in Gore, this will be my final message as Principal of Excellere College. Since my appointment 7 years ago, so much water has passed under the bridge. The journey has been…

Saying Goodbye

At the end of this term we say goodbye to four staff and welcome two more. We farewell Mr Chris Cahill our Principal. His farewell message can be found here. Acting Principal Mrs Pam Boundy when asked of her leaving said, “Thankyou all for allowing me this term to lead Excellere College. The school has a…

Mufti Day

End of Term Mufti Day Friday 19th April. Remember your Gold Coin for Julius our Sponsored Boy!.


The election process will begin in April and voting will take place in May. Excellere College will be looking for Parent Representatives to join the Board Of Trustees. The standard term is 3 years. There are brochures available at the school office. NOW IS THE TIME to think about how you could contribute to the…

Support Group AGM

The Support Group Annual General Meeting will be held Monday 8th April at 7.30pm. We would love you to join us! Please phone the school office ph 435 2458 or Wendy 021 182 8774 for venue details.   UPDATE: Support Group AGM has been posponed to Tuesday 16th April @ 2pm.

8th March 2013 Term 1 Week 6

The Cadbury Easter Egg Fundraiser A special assembly will be held on 22 March at 2.15pm when the winners of the fundraising will be announced. The lead students have currently sold between 4 – 11 boxes   For more …….   Newsletter Week 6