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  • 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 [...]

  • We are delighted to announce the combined Iona College and Lindisfarne College senior production for 2019 is ONCE ON THIS ISLAND.  [...]

  • 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 [...]

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  • 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. [...]

  • The new Pathway to Podium model is a step closer in Olivia’s chances to have a shot at being selected for the Black Sticks and play for her country. [...]

  • 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 [...]

  • On 24 November there was a lovely gathering of past Iona College Principals, Foundation, Council, IOGA and BOT guests along with patrons and supporters of our beautifully refurbished Heritage Room. [...]

  • It was wonderful to celebrate the achievements of our girls at prize-giving. Special congratulations to two exceptional students who shared the title of Iona Dux for 2017 Head Girl Kelci-Alderton Arms [...]

  • An adaptation of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest delighted the families and friends who joined us in the Dell. [...]

  • I love a good high school production; the passion and earnestness of the youthful cast brings such excitement and vibrancy to the stage. On Wednesday night the Iona/Lindisfarne Colleges' production of [...]

Open Day

Term 1, 2020

Game On – An evening with John Kirwan

Saturday, 22 June