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Samoan Language Week

Posted: Tuesday May 31, 2016

Mrs Alofa Lale was our Guest Speaker for Samoan Language Week.

Day 2 - Rainbows End

Posted: Tuesday May 31, 2016

More interesting weather! No queuing for any rides though. Here are some pics from today.

Day 1 -Awesome!

Posted: Monday May 30, 2016

Great weather...mostly! Plenty of fun and most importantly great Tahuna Ambassadors! Well done kids! Here are a few random photos that have been shared by the group.

This is hard work!

Posted: Friday May 13, 2016

Tahuna students taking core samples from the field.

Netball Season 2016 Underway

Posted: Thursday May 12, 2016

The first grading games of the season began on Thursday and it was fantastic to see our Tahuna teams well presented and enthusiastic!

Welcome to our 6th Tech option... Dance!

Posted: Wednesday May 11, 2016

These students have been learning all about dance this week. Rhythm, beat and understanding music have been a big focus, as well as Sasa dancing, Stomp and using sport equipment to make up dances.


Posted: Wednesday May 11, 2016

Tahuna has 8 teams entered into this years Kiwihoops Allstars competition.

Chemistry with Mr Warren.

Posted: Wednesday May 11, 2016

Year 8's Inquiry Topic for Term 2.

New hockey season gets underway

Posted: Wednesday May 11, 2016

This Friday the long-awaited 2016 Intermediate hockey season begins for our three hockey squads.

Year 8 Swimming at Moana Pool

Posted: Wednesday May 11, 2016

Year 8 classes are swimming in Term 2.

Science Testing in Year Seven

Posted: Wednesday May 11, 2016

In order to gain an understanding of future teaching within Science at Tahuna, Year Seven students are participating in an online test from NZCER. Data that is gathered from this test will be used to improve what is being taught to all of our students.

Practical Measurement Skills a big hit with students.

Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

Over the past two weeks our Room 17 maths class has been exploring addition and subtraction concepts through practical perimeter measuring tasks.

Surf-lifesaving Success

Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

Some Tahuna students participated in Oceans 16 last term. Here are the results.

Tahuna Scientists Meet Governor General

Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

This week Louis and Alex went to the Museum to meet the Governor General. They chatted about the work we do at Tomahawk Lagoon and also the activity they were doing which was classifying macro invetebrates (water bugs).

ANZAC Poetry

Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

Room 4 have shared some poetry they recently wrote.


Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

Term 2 has started well with our students settling quickly in to the classroom programmes, as well as winter sports beginning and electives underway on Fridays.

Creative Writing Corner

Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

Some excellent creative writing that has been shared lately.


Posted: Tuesday May 10, 2016

Marissa Oliver and Talia Ogier have been selected to represent Otago at the National Badminton Age Group Competitions in Palmerston North in July.

I love AirShows

Posted: Friday May 6, 2016

I love AirShows. Its refreshing as the air kicks up in front of me as the big planes take off.

Halberg Junior Disability Games

Posted: Wednesday May 4, 2016

Connor Fa'Asega participated in the Halberg Junior Disability Games during the holidays. Room 1 interviewed him about his experience.