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Donations of Tahuna Uniform Items Welcome

Posted: Tuesday November 5, 2019

For 2019 there will be an opportunity for families to donate items of the Tahuna Uniform.

Year 8 Term 4

Posted: Monday November 4, 2019

What's happening in Term 4

Blossom Trees in Room 9!

Posted: Sunday November 3, 2019

Room 9 delved deep into Chinese culture this week by creating their own Blossom Trees that signify the end of Winter and the start of Spring.

Tahuna student soon to be published illustrator.

Posted: Sunday November 3, 2019

Jade Choun, from Room 7, has been selected to contribute artwork to a prestigious journal.

Riparian Planting Project - Phase 2

Posted: Sunday November 3, 2019

In Week 3 of Term 4, ten Year 8 students were lucky enough to travel out to the Taieri Plains to take part in a riparian planting project. This was Phase 2 of a long-term project which was started by a group of Year 8 students in 2018.


Posted: Saturday November 2, 2019

On Friday, Allen Anderson, manager of the South Dunedin Westpac branch, presented a very deserving Ted Menzies with the 2019 Sir Peter Blake Leadership medal.


Posted: Thursday October 31, 2019

Well done to everyone involved for pushing through a drizzly, cold Friday to complete our annual Athletics Day.

Tahuna Students selected for Basketball New Zealand Training Camps!

Posted: Wednesday October 30, 2019

Congratulations to Lucy Morrison, Tate Cameron and Jeremiah Tuhega-Vaitupu for being selected by Basketball NZ to attend the BBNZ U14 Talent ID Camps next year.

Tahuna White Water Rafting 2019

Posted: Wednesday October 30, 2019

White Water Rafting action from this years Trip. By Lukas & Sophie Rm 17

China Trip a Huge Success

Posted: Tuesday October 29, 2019

On October 15th 18 students 2 teachers and 1 awesome parent headed to China for a 2 week educational tour. To promote cultural understanding and get to visit our sister schools in Zhengzhou and Nanjing.

Prizegiving 2019

Posted: Monday October 28, 2019

Unfortunately the Lion Foundation is out of action this year at this time. The search to find another venue big enough to hold the school and parents (within our budget!) has proved unsuccessful. At this stage we may have a Year 7 prize giving earlier with a seperate Year 8...

Declan Viljoen Wins the Lego Building Competition!

Posted: Saturday October 26, 2019

Samuel and Rocko get stuck into the Science Show!

Posted: Saturday October 26, 2019

Samuel and Rocko get stuck into the Science Show! Both come away with big prizes. Here is Samuel's story.

Nationals Figure Skating Competition.

Posted: Saturday October 26, 2019

Benji and Gemma Pickering share success in the Ice Dance at the NZIFSA competition in Gore.

Rakiura Adventures 2019

Posted: Friday October 25, 2019

All students were fantastic and a real credit to their families. Big thank you to Miss Pearce, Mr Lousley, Mr Scoles and Mr Jenkinson for their help in making it such a a great way to finish term three.

Get on your bike!

Posted: Thursday October 24, 2019

Over the last 2 weeks we've been learning about road safety and biking skills.

Room 13's Rhyming Couplets

Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2019

Limericks in Room 13

Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2019

Biking in Room 13

Posted: Wednesday October 23, 2019

Blue Cod are biting at Rakiura today!

Posted: Tuesday September 24, 2019

Conditions are good for the annual Fishing challenge on the Stewart Island Camp. Its definitely fish for dinner with a paua entree tonight!