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Encyclopedia > Wellington College (New Zealand)
Wellington College
Motto Lumen accipe et imperti
Type Single Sex-Boys State Secondary (Year 9-13)
Year established 1867
Address Dufferin Street, Wellington
Coordinates {{{coordinates}}}
Principal Roger Moses
School roll 1503
Socio-economic decile (10 is high) 10
Ministry of Education Institution no. 275
Website www.wellington-college.school.nz

For other articles under the same title, visit the disambiguation page. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (402x709, 231 KB) Summary This image is taken from the Wellington College Community Newsletter, June 2005: http://www. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... There are many schools known as Wellington College. ...

Wellington College is a secondary school in Mount Victoria in Wellington, New Zealand. A view of Wellington looking north-west from the top of Mount Victoria. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Wellington Region. ...


It opened in 1867 as Wellington Grammar School in Woodward Street, though Sir George Grey gave the school a deed of endowment in 1853. In 1874 it opened at its present location. Cunt BAg Twat Fuk suck my penis ring 0778851865!!!!!!Year 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ... George Edward Grey Statue of Sir George Grey in Albert Park, Auckland For other men with a similar name, see George Grey or George Gray Sir George Edward Grey KCB (April 14, 1812–September 19, 1898) was a soldier, explorer, Governor of South Australia, twice Governor of New Zealand, Governor... 1853 was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Year 1874 (MDCCCLXXIV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link with display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Saturday of the 12-day slower Julian calendar). ...

Wellington College's zone mainly covers the central and western parts of the city. Education in New Zealand is nominally free for all primary, intermediate and secondary schooling. ...

Each year the school's rugby team plays in a competition with Nelson College, Christ's College, and Wanganui Collegiate School known as the "Quadrangular". Wikinews has news related to: New Zealand boarding school closed due to gastro-enteritis outbreak Nelson College is a boys-only state secondary school in Nelson, New Zealand. ... Christs College Christs College, Dining Hall, as seen from Rolleston Avenue Christs College, Canterbury is an independent, boys-only, Anglican secondary school in Christchurch, New Zealand. ... Introduction The Wanganui Collegiate School is an independent, coeducational, mixed day and boarding secondary school. ...

It is next to Wellington East Girls' College, also in Mount Victoria. The Wellington East Girls College is on the lower slopes of Mount Victoria. ...

Notable alumni

Lieutenant-General Bernard Cyril Freyberg, 1st Baron Freyberg, VC, GCMG, KCB, KBE, DSO and three Bars (March 21, 1889 — July 4, 1963), arguably New Zealands most famous soldier and military commander, also served as Governor-General of New Zealand. ... Sir Paul Alfred Reeves, ONZ, GCMG, GCVO, CF, QSO, (Born December 6, 1932) was Archbishop and Primate of New Zealand from 1980 to 1985 and Governor-General of New Zealand from 22 November 1985 to 20 November 1990. ... Sir Michael Hardie Boys, GNZM, GCMG, QSO, PC, (born 1931) is a New Zealand jurist and was the countrys 17th Governor-General, from 1996 to 2001. ... Willam H. Pickering, JPL/NASA Photo Sir William Hayward Pickering ONZ KBE (December 24, 1910—March 15, 2004) was a New Zealand-American who headed Pasadena, Californias Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) for 22 years, retiring in 1976. ... This article is about the American space agency. ... For the singer/songwriter, see Jon Peter Lewis. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... William Ball Sutch (27 June 1907 - 28 September 1975) was a New Zealand writer and civil servant. ... Karl-Heinz Urban (born June 7, 1972) is a New Zealand actor. ... Marc Christopher Gwynne Ellis (born October 8, 1971) is a former New Zealand rugby league and rugby union player, businessman, and television presenter. ... Raybon Kan is a Masterton, New Zealand-born Chinese comedian and newspaper columnist. ... Jonathan D. Sarfati (born October 1, 1964) is a creationist who was trained as a scientist. ... Creationism is generally the belief that the universe was created by a deity, or alternatively by one or more powerful and intelligent beings. ... Henry Greathead Rex Mason (3 June 1885 - 2 April 1975) was a New Zealand politician. ... Thomas Munro Gault DCNZM is a justice of the Supreme Court of New Zealand and a member of the Privy Council of the United Kingdom. ... John Campbell John Campbell is the presenter of Campbell Live, a primetime 7. ... James Edward Charles Franklin (born November 7, 1980 in Wellington) is a New Zealand cricketer. ... Neemiah Stanley Tialata (born 15 July 1982 in Lower Hutt, New Zealand) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer that currently plays for the national team - the All Blacks. ... Robert Allan Arnold (13 August 1982), commonly known as Rob Arnold, is a postie from Wellington, New Zealand, who achieved more than his fair share of fifteen minutes of fame in New Zealands first boy band, Boyband, as the gay boy. ... Keith Quinn ( born in Te Kuiti, 1 September 1946), is one of New Zealands top television and radio sports commentators. ... Onny Parun (MBE) (born April 15, 1947 in Wellington) is a former tennis player from New Zealand, who was among the world’s top 20 for five years and in 1971 and 1972 he reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon. ... Ralph Francis Alnwick Grey, Baron Grey of Naunton, GCMG, GCVO, OBE, GCSt. ... Northern Ireland (Irish: ) is a part of the United Kingdom lying in the northeast of the island of Ireland, covering 5,459 square miles (14,139 km², about a sixth of the islands total area). ... Scots College is a private (independent) boys primary and secondary school located in Wellington, New Zealand. ... Simon Elliott (born June 10, 1974 in Wellington, New Zealand) is a Kiwi football player, who currently plays as a defensive midfielder for Fulham F.C. of the English Premier League. ...

External links

  • Official website
  • Source for examination results

Coordinates: 41.303513005181° S 174.78248357878° E Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ...

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College: Encyclopedia II - College - The rest of the English-speaking world (1825 words)
It is also used for some tertiary institutions (e.g., Shue Yan College, or United College of the Chinese University of Hong Kong), or a residence hall of a university (as in British usage, e.g., St. John's College of the University of Hong Kong).
In New Zealand the word "college" normally refers to a newer secondary school for ages 13 to 17.
Wellington College also enjoys its right to be named a College by virtue of its affiliation with the former University of New Zealand.
Wellington College (New Zealand) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (227 words)
Wellington College is a boys-only state secondary school in Wellington, New Zealand.
Wellington College was given a deed of endowment in 1853 by the Governor of the time, Sir George Grey, though no teaching occurred.
It was originally on Woodward Street where instruction began in 1867 as Wellington Grammar School.
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