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Marae week

Posted: Tuesday December 5, 2017

Fantastic weather and engaging activities created a very exciting week!


Posted: Tuesday December 5, 2017

Rooms 4, 11, 12 and 13 has a wonderful snippet of aspects of Maori culture and practice when they were fortunate enough to spend the day at the Otakou Marae with Komene and Paulette Cassidy and their helpers.

Community Outreach

Posted: Thursday November 30, 2017

A group of our talented performers entertained the elderly at the Nation's Church last Wednesday morning.

Social Media and Bullying

Posted: Thursday November 30, 2017

Sam Stedman received an award at the Otago Science Fair for his project on Social Media and Bullying.


Posted: Monday November 20, 2017

TRANSPORTATION is the theme, natural timber the primary material.

Bus Routes 2019

Posted: Saturday November 11, 2017

Up to date information about 2019 Buses.


Posted: Friday November 10, 2017

Each Year 7 & 8 student requires a Stationery Pack which is available from OfficeMax online. In 2018 there will be no stationery sold from the school office.

Uniform (copy)

Posted: Thursday November 9, 2017

Pride and appearance goes hand in hand with standards, building self-esteem and confidence. There is a downloadable copy of the uniform price list from NZ Uniforms at the bottom of this page.

South Zones Athletics Sports Information

Posted: Friday November 3, 2017

This week year 8 Design Technology students were designing and making machines that would move objects from one place to another.

Posted: Friday November 3, 2017

Each student followed the brief in a different way and lots of interesting machines were designed, made and then tested.

Year 8 Printmaking

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2017

Enjoy looking at pupils showing the printmaking process and their quality prints.

Vibrant Yr7 Art

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2017

Pupils have been looking at Pop Art and researching various artist's that where influential during that period.

Tahuna Champs & House Chants...

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2017

Check out the Links below for all the exciting action from the Tahuna Athletics Day.

NationaL Hockey Tournament

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2017

On the 8th of October 2017 I went with my team to represent Otago in the Under 13 Collier Cup. We flew to Christchurch, then Auckland and then took a van to Tauranga.

Mountain Biking Success

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2017

On October 14th and 15th I competed in the South Island Secondary School Mountain Biking Champs held at Signal Hill here in Dunedin. I was entered in the Under 13 Downhill, Super D and the Cross country.

Blue Cod Frenzy at Stewart Island

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2017

Great last week of Term 3 at Stewart Island with the Extension Campers. Great weather, great fishing and excellent learning opportunities.

Taking on the Taieri!

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2017

What a day! A big group of Tahuna students and parents took on the Taieri River last week.

Tahuna Otago Rugby Representatives 2017

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2017

In the first week of the holidays there was a South Island rugby competition held here in Dunedin. There was a good representation of Tahuna students.

Year Seven Speech Competition

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2017

Congratulations to Nikhil, Isabella and Mei who won our year 7 speech contest held last Friday. The year 7's did very well presenting a variety of speech topics such as Climate Change, Blob Fish, Food, Clothing and motivation.

3D House Construction in Maths

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Students have been excited, engaged and busy designing and building their 3D houses in Maths.