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Enrichment Activities at Tahuna

Posted: Wednesday February 8, 2017

"Need to stretch the mental elastic or stimulate those creative juices? Then the Extension Activities Progamme at Tahuna could be just the thing for you!"

Road Safety Around Tahuna

Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

With the start of another school year and many students travelling to and from school it is timely to remind our school community to take care on the roads and footpaths around the school.

Search for Talented Singers

Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

The Southern Childrens Choir is looking for a group of 32 talented children

Great Start in Year 7!

Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

What a wonderful start to the year.

"Question Number One. Who wrote.............."

Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

In the photo above Ava Reid, Josephine Tarasiewicz, Tamara Freeland and Charlotte Campbell are resting against the giant rock outside Te Papa in Wellington 30 mins or so before the 2016 National Lit Quiz Final. Two hours earlier they'd been flying 24,000 feet above the Southern Alps.

2.4 Km Run! Easy!

Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

Well that's what you might think based on these Room 8 students' smiles as they hold aloft their Bronze Badges.

Te Taiopeka 2017

Posted: Tuesday February 7, 2017

Hui Tuatahi mo Te Taiopeka(First meeting for Te Taiopeka

Posted: Thursday February 2, 2017

New students to Tahuna make a great start in Room 17

Great start to 2017

Posted: Thursday February 2, 2017

Room 19 has had a great start to 2017

Good start for Room 7.

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

A fun couple of days already and Room 7 are running riot around the school....

Kate Collins - Masters - Room 16

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

I am Kate Collins one of the Masters of Teaching and Learning students. In December 2016 I graduated from Otago University with a Bachelors of Arts Majoring in Classical Studies with a minor in History. I lived in Wellington before moving to Dunedin in 2014 for University.

College Teachers 2017

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Welcome to Tahuna our College Teachers for Semester 1, 2017.

Elizabeth Kirkby - Masters - Room 4

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Hello my name is Elizabeth Kirkby and I am working alongside Yvonne Toa in room four, year eight, for the first half of the year. I have just completed a Bachelor of Educational Studies for primary education specialising in music.

Kate Walsh - Masters - Room 17

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Hi my name is Kate Walsh. I am in my last year at Otago University where I have completed a Bachelor of Education Studies. This year I am doing my Masters in Teaching and Learning. I endorsed my Bachelor in Physical Education as this is an area I am particularly...

Kirsten Pram - Final Year - Room 1

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

My name is Kirsten Pram.I am from sunny Whangarei which is towards the top of the North Island. I love the beach, sports, being outside and art. I play football for Northern Football Club in Dunedin and this year will be my 3rd season playing for them.

Fiona Mackay - Masters - Room 5

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Tena koutou katoa, ko Fiona Mackay tku ingoa. I am currently doing the MTchLn programme with my placement being in Room 5 with David. My specialisations focus on social work, sociology and guidance counselling, with experience working in the School Community Office of Dunedin Central Police.

Jessica Sharp - Final Year - Room 6

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

My name is Jessica Sharp, and I am in my final year of Teachers College. Im part of the Bachelor of Education Studies, which I focused my endorsement subject in Design and Textiles. The other placements I have been involved with were at St Clair School with year 1-2, Gleniti...

Ben Qauqau - Final Year - Room 10

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Kia Ora, Ni Sa Bula Vinaka. My name is Ben Qauqau and I am a third and final year student teacher who will be in Room 10 with Mr Wells for the year. I am looking forward to building great working relationships with my Year 8 class and to improve...

Anna Miskimmin - Final Year - Room 12

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Kia ora koutou, my name is Anna Miskimmin. I am a third year student at the College of Education. For the last year and a half I have worked as a youth worker in a home looking after teenagers.

Kaitlyn Wheeler - Final Year - Room 13

Posted: Wednesday February 1, 2017

Hello, my name is Kaitlyn Wheeler and I am a student teacher working in Room 13. I am currently in the final year of my Bachelor of Teaching degree at Otago University College of Education. My previous teaching placements were Fairfield School, here at Tahuna Normal Intermediate, Elmgrove School and...