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'Real' School's Back In Business!

Posted: Sunday May 24, 2020

Easing our way back into the swing of things at level 2.

Attention Hairdressers & Barbers

Posted: Thursday May 7, 2020

Tahuna has a pretty flash Laser Cutter capable of producing PPE. With the help of Bevan Potter from Absolutely Plastics we have been able to source some plastic we can make into face shields. Any Hairdressers or Barbers in our school community that would like some please contact me to...

News Regarding a Possible Return to School

Posted: Thursday May 7, 2020

Yesterday, the Prime Minister advised that in Alert Level 2 schools are safe environments for children, young people and staff and that additional public health control measures are in place to prevent the spread of disease and to support contact tracing.

At home with 'The Lab'

Posted: Thursday May 7, 2020

What a busy couple of weeks the students in the lab have had.

A stop motion film Peter Jackson would be proud of.

Posted: Thursday May 7, 2020

The Hub has a daily challenge with our online learning and one day this week it was to create a stop motion film.

Writing In Room 9

Posted: Thursday May 7, 2020

This week for writing, Room 9 were given the above prompt, and the challenge to write a 100 WORD ONLY story on the prompt. They were asked to use strong adjectives and language features to paint a picture of what is happening. Read some of the stories below.

Leckies Butchery

Posted: Wednesday May 6, 2020

Leckies Butchery is a long standing and loyal supporter of community projects over generations. Support local and check out their new online store along with great value meat packs.

Movie Maths!

Posted: Wednesday May 6, 2020

Room 9 student, Sam Stoddart, took his maths unit to the next level, creating a movie night for his entire family.

Specialist Subjects: At home!

Posted: Wednesday May 6, 2020

Art, Design Technology, DigiTech, Food Technology and Hard Materials...check out some of the amazing work students have been producing.

Sign Up for the Morning Marimba Band

Posted: Wednesday April 29, 2020

Tahuna's Marimba Band gets together at 8.10am on Thursday mornings, what better way to start your winter day!

All Quiet on the Tahuna Front

Posted: Wednesday April 29, 2020

Roughly 20 students out of 600+ in attendance over the past eight days. Good to see them all here working on their class projects. Thanks also to our parents who are busy teaching at home! Remember to email your teachers and Mr Scoles with your articles.

Room 15 Whakatauki Posters

Posted: Monday April 27, 2020

Taiopeka via Zoom

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

75 Members of Taiopeka successfully practise over Zoom.

Commemorating ANZAC Day

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

ANZAC Day Services will be like no other this year, with people remembering the fallen soldiers and honouring the returned servicemen and women at home, in their bubble. Adam Salisbury, of Room 9, has made a list of ways you can commemorate this important day while in lockdown.

Essential Worker Profile

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

By Justyn Stephens

ANZAC Tasks - Room 12

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

Over the week, students have been completing various tasks under the theme of ANZAC.

Rice Pudding Recipe

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

Jazz sent in a favourite recipe of hers. Here is how she makes this delicious dish! This is a dish that I used to ask my mum to make for me when I was a little girl! So when Jazz sent it in, it made me want to give it...

Creativity with plasticine.

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

Temple Chirnside has been keeping herself entertained by creating various animals, creatures and magical brooms! She asked me what animal I would like her to make and I said a wolf, then I asked for a pegasus and wow, look at the wings on that!


Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

These are a delicious cookie to dip into milk or a hot chocolate! By Kadin Hay R12

McKenzie Wallace

Posted: Thursday April 23, 2020

McKenzie decided to have a PJ's day and wanted to share the baking that she did! Pancakes with jam and Muffins!