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Do you want to be a Homestay family? We have opportunities coming soon.

Posted: Tuesday March 26, 2019

We welcome our International Guests to our school. There are opportunities to welcome a student into your home during various times of the year. There is a group arriving in August 2019.

Jain Zi in Mandarin class

Posted: Monday March 25, 2019

Travel to China in 2020 with Tahuna!

Posted: Monday March 25, 2019

After the successes of the 2018 and 2019 trips we are again looking to create the opportunity for amazing students to travel to China in 2020.

Room 19 and Mrs McBride Would Like To Take The Opportunity To Say A HUGE Thanks to The Wonderful Parents Who Assisted Us On Camp!

Posted: Thursday March 21, 2019

A very warm hearted thank you to Julia, Laura, Kris, Richard and Mr Lousley

Camp Adventures From Room 12

Posted: Wednesday March 20, 2019

On the 11 -15th of March, we went to Wairoa Scout camp for a week. Here are some of our highlights.

Learning te reo Māori in 19A

Posted: Tuesday March 19, 2019

A focus at Tahuna is to develop our knowledge and use of te reo in the school, at home and in the wider community. Every week there are a range of activities to support this.

Maths Is Creative!

Posted: Tuesday March 19, 2019

Position and Orientation

Room 19 - Day #3

Posted: Thursday March 14, 2019

Fizzing Off The Positive Vibes!

Athletics Success

Posted: Thursday March 14, 2019

Jorja Gibbons was recently named in the Otago Grade 12 and 13 Athletics team to compete at the national interprovincial champs at Easter. The Meet is in Christchurch and Jorja is competing in the hurdles, 100m, 200m, long jump and relay. Good luck Jorja!

Peninsula Bus Student says "Thanks!"

Posted: Thursday March 14, 2019

Last year in term one we had a school bus that picked up Peninsula students and dropped us off right outside school. This was without question, very convenient.

Emma Wright Body Confidence Talk

Posted: Thursday March 14, 2019

Emma is revolutionising the way we teach our children about body confidence. Her target audience is parents of primary and intermediate school children as she is passionate about early intervention and building a fence at the top of the body image cliff.

Welcome to our new Mandarin Language Assistants for 2019

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019

Once again we are lucky to be able to have three amazingly talented students come to our school and cluster for this year. The have been working hard designing classes that are fun and interesting for all our students.

Team 5 Assembly

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019

Teams have been invited to perform at Friday assemblies to showcase the talent within our school.

Tahuna Netball 2019

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019

We have had great interest shown so far by students wanting to join a netball team for Tahuna! We have held meetings and students should have brought home notices regarding trial dates and key information.

Year 7 Food Technology

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019

Combine an excited buzz of hard working students and many delicious aromas and you will find yourself in the Food Tech room with our fabulous Year 7 students.

Year 8 Food Technology

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019

Students have been busy measuring, designing and planning their creations so far this year!

Dunedin Schools Triathlon

Posted: Wednesday March 13, 2019

Awesome competitors, awesome results!

2019 Otago Lit Quiz Heat

Posted: Tuesday March 12, 2019

On Monday 11th of March Miss Brawley took 9 students to the Otago Lit Quiz heat at DNI.

Paid Union Meeting 22nd March is cancelled

Posted: Tuesday March 12, 2019

NZEI, the teachers union has announced a paid union meeting on Friday 22 March, 2019 has been cancelled and school will continue as normal on Friday. This is as a mark of respect for the 50 children, men and women murdered in Christchurch on Friday and to ensure schools and...

ASB Workshops

Posted: Tuesday March 12, 2019

Yesterday we had Callum from ASB to come and speak to us about Financial Literacy.