Latest News

Children’s Show at Fortune Theatre this July 

Posted: Friday June 5, 2015

On your marks… Get set.. Kaboom!

Room 7's Time at Camp Tirohanga

Posted: Thursday May 21, 2015

Room 7 in one of the fantastic bivvies they built at camp.

Table Tennis @ Tahuna

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

32 Students opt into Table tennis for Friday Sport.

Maori Extension Elective

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

A small group of students elected into Maori Extension learn Mihi, Flax-weaving and Raakau.

National Lego Building Competition

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Orlando Hay from Room 7 has won the National Lego Building Competition!

Success at Aerobics Gym Sports Qualifying Competition

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Amberly Orr, gaining success at the recent Aerobics competition.

Representing Tahuna at the Lit Quiz Finals in Wellington

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

On Tuesday our team of Meg O’Connor, Finn Cattaway, Will Butler and Oscar Te Morenga-Wakelin flew to Wellington with Mr Jenkinson to compete in the Kid’s Literacy Quiz national finals.

YEAR 8 Chemistry

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Year 8 classes are enjoying the Tuesday Chemistry sessions with Dr Dave Warren from the University Chemistry Department.

TE TAIOPEKA PERFORMANCE

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

90 year Celebration of Society Showcase

HEALTH UPDATE

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Thank you to the parents who returned the Health Survey regarding our present Health programme.

Great Start to the Hockey Season

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Hockey continues to grow at Tahuna with 4 teams now competing in the Intermediate competition.

Safety In The Workshop Posters

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

All year 7 students are given an extra challenge as they come into the workshops for the first time.

Kids Can Cook

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

A number of Tahuna Year 8 students where kindly invited by Bayfield College to a cooking session with a celebrity chef. Thanks to Ella and Abby for reporting on this for the newsletter.

Tahuna Ski and Snow Boarding Trip 2018

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

This popular trip to Coronet Peak is booked in for the first weekend of next Term. Friday 27th, Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th of July.

Bayfield Show "Cinderella"

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Last week our students were privileged to attend a dress rehearsal for Bayfield's latest production.

Oxfam Fundraising Morning Tea

Posted: Tuesday May 19, 2015

The big crowds of students waited eagerly in line to be first to sample our delicious Fairtrade products!

Malaysian Pen pals

Posted: Tuesday May 19, 2015

This week in Room 12, five students got the opportunity to help students in Malaysia learn about Zealand and to practice speaking English (using Skype).

Aaron Hewson Shares His Experience of Success at Tahuna.

Posted: Monday May 18, 2015

As the recipient of one of the first success values bracelets Aaron shares how he has achieved this award.

Logan Park High School

Posted: Monday May 18, 2015

Open morning coming up for Year 8 students interested in going to Logan Park High School in 2016, will be on 24 July, 9am–12pm.

Mandarin Chinese Elective

Posted: Friday May 15, 2015

Every Friday, I go to learn Mandarin with Chen Lao Shi.