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This Week in Hard Materials

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

Check out a selection of this weeks Year 8 projects.

Impressive Performing Arts Showcase at Kings PAC

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

An incredible array of Tahuna talent was on show on Wednesday night. Just a reminder of the performing arts activities that have been available for all students to take part in this year. It also showed how committed to providing quality extra-curricular activities Tahuna staff are.

Overcoming hurdles in 6th Tech

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

Recently in year 7 6th Tech we made our own hurdles from newspaper.

Pulley fun with Ester

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

The year 7's were seen swinging from the beams in the Science Lab this week!

Info Newsletter for 2018

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

We can't wait to see all our new Year Seven's next year and our returning Year Eight's. Here is the link to our information newsletter to help all students settle in at Tahuna in 2018.

Tennis Success

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

Recently I played in two intermediate tennis tournaments. The first tournament I won two of three matches and qualified for the next tournament. This one was much tougher and I played the top seed who eventually went on to win the tournament.

My design - Whaia i te angit: Strive for success

Posted: Monday December 5, 2016

Piere Tapsell, an outstanding artist has gifted an amazing artwork to Tahuna to be used in school promotions. We really appreciate the hard work and hours of time he spent doing this. Piere shares the meaning of his design below.

Elvis has left the building! (close...Mrs Chittock)

Posted: Monday December 5, 2016

After many years in the school office Mrs Chittock has decided to retire. Lots has changed in her time, first the abacus then calculators, computers and now iPads and drones! We will miss her cheery disposition and her exemplary phone ettiquette. Haere ra! Mrs Chittock all the best for the future.

Badge winner.

Posted: Monday December 5, 2016

Every Tuesday in term 4, I made it my priority to go to the inter-school badminton competition which for the Boys is held at 3:30pm.

The Pasifika Success Talanoa Celebration and Awards Evening

Posted: Sunday December 4, 2016

On Wednesday evening the Pasifika Success Talanoa Celebration was held at Bathgate school for schools in the cluster.

School Support

Posted: Sunday December 4, 2016

After the house fire that devastated the Carter family recently, it was wonderful to be able to offer our support in a practical way.

Holiday Viewing

Posted: Wednesday November 30, 2016

This holiday many people will be going to the movies and one I would highly recommend is Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them.

Picture Books in Room 19

Posted: Wednesday November 30, 2016

Room 19 have been working hard on creating Picture Books for 5 year olds.

Tahuna Favourite Speaks at Sports Prizegiving

Posted: Tuesday November 29, 2016

Anna Grimaldi returned to school today to speak at the Sports Prizegiving and present the Shanks Family Trophies. Anna also signed her photo on the Wall of Fame. We are incredibly proud of her achievements and she gave a very interesting speech about her journey to Paralympic Gold.

Shanks Family Trophy Winners for Contributions to Sport at Tahuna 2016

Posted: Tuesday November 29, 2016

Charlotte Underwood-Nicol and Jacob Murray take out the trophies this year from strong fields.

Girls' Cricket in Term 4

Posted: Monday November 28, 2016

Tahuna Girls' Cricket had great success in Term 4

Tahuna Students Visit St Kilda Kindergarten.

Posted: Monday November 28, 2016

Room 6 visited St Kilda Kindergarten as part of their picture book unit. Students read a selection of picture books to their kindy buddies and interviewed them about their favourite picture books.

Peninsula Show Day

Posted: Sunday November 27, 2016

This Saturday 3rd December 10.30amCome and enjoy a great family day out!!Gold Coin donation at the gate all proceeds go to: Coast Guard, Volunteer Fire Brigade,Portobello School,and Dog Rescue.

Tomahawk lagoon water testing

Posted: Friday November 25, 2016

Alex, Louis and Nick spent most of Wednesday testing the water and counting fish. Nets had been set the night before ready for the big count the next day. They caught 395 fish in total and thousands of invertebrates.The day had been very successful but there was still much work...

Boys Cricket at Nationals

Posted: Tuesday November 22, 2016

A tough learning curve for the team that played at Lincoln. The tournament was played at a fantastic venue with outstanding facilities. It took a couple of days to adapt to the high standard and conditions and the team showed excellent improvement.