Nelson Intermediate School welcomes international students and is a signatory to the Code of Practice for the Pastoral Care of International Students.  Enrollment requirements are available on request.

Nelson intermediate school offers international students a range of 21st-century learning experiences as well as the opportunity to participate in a range of cultural and sporting activities.

The school has a multicultural student body with students from many parts of the globe,  all adding a unique set of values and diversity of experiences. 


On the sporting front, Nelson Intermediate students have the opportunity of participating in a wide range of sports in weekly sporting competitions, tournaments and inter-house competitions. Nelson Intermediate sports teams are a force to be reckoned with in many of the prominent sports codes, including football, rugby codes, basketball, netball, mountain biking, volleyball and cross country.


We also take the opportunity to celebrate the diversity of our student body through a cultural learning component of our programme in Social Studies.


ESOL support is a strong feature of our support for students from non-English speaking backgrounds to ensure that they can quickly and confidently develop the language basics to ensure integration into school and community life.