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  • In line with Government advice, Iona College will move to online learning from midnight on Wednesday 25 March in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.  We have informed our students, staff and school fam [...]

  • Register now for our next Open Day. Enjoy a guided tour of our world-class facilities. Meet our student's, staff and parent community. Learn about boarding at a leading school for girls. [...]

  • Virginia Baird has been awarded second place in the Commonwealth International Composition Award. [...]

  • Important information to help you get organised for the beginning of the new school year. [...]

  • Last week the Iona College community gathered together to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding achievements of our girls at the annual Prizegiving. Congratulations to all academic and special awa [...]

  • Public speaking is exciting for some and daunting for others, but for all of us, there are times when it is important to speak clearly and convincingly. [...]

  • When our students leave Iona, we want them to take away a toolbox of life skills [...]

  • This professional collaboration between Iona College and Lindisfarne College was a greatly applauded production.   [...]

  • Just six months after becoming national secondary schools hockey champions, Iona College has once again hit the sporting headlines, this time at the Maadi Cup, the Southern Hemisphere’s largest school [...]

  • On the verge of making her Black Sticks debut, Iona College student Olivia Shannon has had a year she struggles to believe is true. [...]

  • Iona College Director of International Students Geraldine Edwards sees “far-reaching benefits” in welcoming international students to Hawke’s Bay and to our Iona family – not just for the school, but [...]

  • Teachers must themselves be lifelong learners, absorbing new information and sharing their experiences and passions. [...]

  • The Hawke's Bay Model United Nations was an excellent opportunity for students to engage with UN Youth New Zealand [...]

  • It is clear that Helen’s strong academic background, pastoral experience and her commitment to the co-curricular life of the school will be a real asset to the college. [...]

  • Iona College once again congratulates students on their excellent NCEA results. In 2017, 98% of Year 11 students gained Level 1, 100% of the Year 12 cohort gained Level 2, and in Year 13 our achiev [...]

Open Day

Term 1, 2020