Latest News

Year 7's Term 4

Posted: Monday November 5, 2018

A busy term ahead for the year 7's.

Fastest Boy & Girl in the School 2018

Posted: Monday November 5, 2018

Tyler Metua and Jorja Gibbons both beat very strong fields to win their respective races on athletics day. We are hoping they do well at South Zones and Otago Champs.

School Closure Notice - Thursday 15th November

Posted: Monday November 5, 2018

As you will be aware there is impending strike/industrial action scheduled for a full day on Thursday 15th November.

Helping to make Tahuna one of NZ's Healthiest Schools

Posted: Tuesday October 30, 2018

By Hannah Pickett

Planting Project at Maugatua postponed

Posted: Monday October 29, 2018

Too wet and cold today. Project postponed until Thursday this week.


Posted: Sunday October 28, 2018

Tahuna students conquer Wonders of the World!

3 days at Zheng Zhou No. 2 Foreign Language Middle School.

Posted: Thursday October 25, 2018

For 3 days Tahuna students immersed themselves in the daily school routine.

Tahuna Students in China!!

Posted: Monday October 22, 2018

After a day of travelling we have arrived in China!

Sustainable App Success!

Posted: Thursday September 27, 2018

Room 11 have been working hard this term to design apps that promote sustainable living in our local community.

Ringaringa Rocky Shore

Posted: Wednesday September 26, 2018

Science and diving morning on Rakiura. Rocky shore study at Ringaringa while the teachers gather kaimoana for dinner. Back to the Mainland tomorrow.

Fishing & Ulva Island

Posted: Wednesday September 26, 2018

Big swell and challenging weather conditions didn't hold us back today. Everything went ahead as planned and we were all well prepared for the conditions. The finale was eating our fish we caught at the South Seas Hotel.

Greeting from the Locals

Posted: Tuesday September 25, 2018

Some locals arrived at dinner time tonight to say hello!

Four seasons in an hour

Posted: Tuesday September 25, 2018

Great day so far! Tramping, Rakiura Museum, fishing. Tonight off to DOC headquarters and a walk around looking for kiwi. We have had sun, hail, rain and wind but being so well prepared it hasn't stopped us.


Posted: Wednesday September 19, 2018

Joe Parkinson continues to dominate long distance running in Otago.

Week Itinerary

Posted: Monday September 17, 2018

An overview of the the week is available below. The main activity that we work around is the fishing. Everything else we do but usually depending on tides and weather.

Rafting Trip in Term 4

Posted: Monday September 10, 2018

Each year we organise a rafting trip on the Taieri River. A big group of students and parents take part in really fun outdoor experience.

Medical/Permission Online Form

Posted: Monday September 10, 2018

Please follow this link to fill in this online document for your child.

Account Details for Payments

Posted: Monday September 10, 2018

Sorry, here is are the account details for online banking payments - ANZ - 06 0901 0368945 00. Please reference your child's name and Stewart IslandTrip. Total Cost - $365. Thank you.

Stewart Island Extension Camp

Posted: Monday September 10, 2018

All Info and Stories about our trip can be accessed here. Please keep a look out for new notices in the lead up to Camp.

Staff Contact Details for the Trip

Posted: Monday September 10, 2018

Emergency contact details for Staff. Students are permitted to take phones if they have them. Use of them will be limited to the evening.