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Educational Opportunity for Ngai Tahu students

Posted: Wednesday April 15, 2015

Ngai Tahu will pay for one term of tuition at Number Works n Words for students who are registered with Ngai Tahu. For more information please see Karyn in the office.

Tahuna's Oxfam Morning Tea Thursday 14 May

Posted: Friday April 10, 2015

Year 8 Food Technology students will be baking up a storm using Fairtrade ingredients and all of these delicious items will be sold at lunch time.

Otago Table Tennis Rep

Posted: Friday April 10, 2015

Matt Clarkson recently represented Otago in the Junior Shield tournament against Southland in Invercargill yesterday.

Highland Dancing Success

Posted: Friday April 10, 2015

Morgane Torr competed over the school holidays, she attended 2 Highland Dancing competitions and did rather well in both.

Holiday Programmes

Posted: Saturday April 4, 2015

Checkout the different Holiday programmes available in our community.

Inspirational Speaker visits Tahuna

Posted: Monday March 30, 2015

Cam Calkoen visited Tahuna again on Monday and his inspirational message was once again greeted with a huge amount of enthusiasm from students & staff.

Tahuna Values Bands Awarded in Assembly

Posted: Monday March 30, 2015

Our Blue Card system has had a shake up and the old bronze, silver and gold cards have been replaced by colourful, new Values Bands.

Chocolate Fundraising Prizegiving

Posted: Monday March 30, 2015

At the last two assemblies we have rewarded students who achieved outstanding selling records during our recent fundraiser. We also had spot prizes for any student that sold one box of the Cadbury Chocolate.

Cooking at Camp Waiora

Posted: Monday March 30, 2015

A Cooking Group at Room 9's Camp cook their patties for tea.

Bayfield Coaches support  Volleyball at Tahuna 

Posted: Monday March 30, 2015

During weeks 7 and 8 selected coaches from Bayfield taught our classes the fundamental skills required for Volleyball.

Fish Survey Gathers Worthwhile Data

Posted: Monday March 30, 2015

The Tahuna Monitoring team spent the day gathering information on freshwater fish species at Tomahawk Lagoon.

Entertainment Books available at Tahuna Again - Great Mothers Day Present!

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

The Entertainment™ Book, and the brand new Entertainment™ Digital Membership, are your guide to the most popular restaurants, attractions, shopping, travel and more, all with valuable up to 50% off and 2 for 1 offers.

Tahuna Staff Profile - David Owen

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

Mr Owen is the tallest member of the Tahuna Staff. He also has many hidden talents.

Room 17 have a blast at Berwick Forest Camp

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

After returning from a successful few days away at camp the students were able to reflect on their experience...

Otago Primary Schools Triathlon

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

Otago Triathlon Sports 2015. 5 individuals and 3 teams represented Tahuna at the Otago Triathlon Champions held at St Clair 18 March 2015. Weather the night before had its affect in that the pool leg of the triathlon had to be cancelled due to debris strewn around the, and in...

Year 7 Drama 

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

We have been very fortunate to have the expertise of Actors Cindy Diver and Julie Edwards teaching drama through identity.

National Monitoring Study of Student Achievement trial at Tahuna

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

The purpose of national monitoring is to assess and understand student achievement across the curriculum at the primary level in New Zealand and to monitor changes in achievement over time. The Arts are being assessed in the 2015 study. Year 8 students were involved in the trial throughout week eight.

What's Up In Year 7?

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

Fabulous Food Technology

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

Delicious aromas, creative concept sketches, precise recipe development...and of course some taste testing!

What's on Term 2 for Year 8's

Posted: Sunday March 29, 2015

The photo below is a sneak preview of Science in term 2 for Year 8's.