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ICAS Results show huge improvement.

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Although less students enrolled for the internationally renowned ICAS Exams this year the results showed a huge improvement. Emma Tasker and Ray Ma achieved High Distinctions!

Hosting International Students

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

We are going to be making a journey to China. If you are interested in being a host family for 2 or 4 weeks this would be a great place to start.

Chinese Immersion Day 2017

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

350 students from the Otakou Mandarin Cluster attended the growing event that is Chinese Immersion day on October 18th 2017.


Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Tahuna Athletics Day

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Athletics day was held on Friday, 20th of October. A chance for our four houses to battle it out for house points and a chance to qualify for South Zones.

Otago Primary School Tennis Tournament.

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

On Friday 27th of October, the annual Otago Primary and Intermediate School Tennis Tournament was held at Logan Park.

This takes the cake!

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Angel, of Room 11, has had her life story made into a cake.

Table Tennis at Tahuna.

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Held at Kaikorai Valley College on Thursday afternoons, the annual InterSchool competition concluded in Week 2 after 7 weeks of competition.

Fantastic Footballers.

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2017

Last term, we (Tehya and Ngaio) travelled to Alexandra to trial for 13th and 14th grade National Age group for Lower South Island rep girls.

South Island Waterpolo Tournament weekend

Posted: Monday October 30, 2017

Tahuna A waterpolo team entered into the South Island tournament over the weekend. We were faced playing teams all over the South Island, in a bid to win a trophy.

Songwriting and Creativity

Posted: Monday October 30, 2017

This term the students at Tahuna have been writing songs in music. Some of the students have had the opportunity to record their song with Mr Breese and uploaded to for the world to hear.

Tahuna students representing Basketball Otago

Posted: Thursday October 26, 2017

Three students from Rm 16 have done well in the U13 South Island Tournament!

Surfing in Gisborne

Posted: Saturday October 21, 2017

Luke Rogers of Room 1 Surfing in Gisborne

Room 1 Enjoy Rock Climbing at Long Beach

Posted: Wednesday October 11, 2017

Room 1 was grateful for the beautiful sunshine on our recent visit to Long Beach. Students thoroughly enjoyed the opportunity to utilise the skills they learned previously on the rocks. Everyone faced a challenge, enjoyed the sunshine, BBQ lunch, treasure hunt and beach cricket.

Blue Cod Frenzy

Posted: Thursday September 28, 2017

Great day, great weather, great kids!

Peninsula Bus Service

Posted: Wednesday September 27, 2017

ORC Meeting outcome, to continue Peninsula Bus Service next term. More information will be out soon.

Action Galore So Far!

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

A picture says a thousand words so here are heaps of photos and a few highlights from some of the students.

A little bit of last minute fundraising!

Posted: Friday September 22, 2017

The dumplings prepared by the travellers with the help of Harry and friends today were a big hit at lunchtime. The sausages and bread were not in demand with dumplings and clams (from Southern Clams) on the menu. Lots of excitement brewing

Design technology's artist

Posted: Thursday September 21, 2017

Charlotte Campbell, (room 10 year 8) has made her very own artist's easel and palette during her two weeks in design technology.

Thanks Southern Clams!

Posted: Wednesday September 20, 2017

A huge thank you to Roger Belton, Managing Director of Southern Clams, for supporting this years Extension Camp to Rakiura, Stewart Island.