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Everybody was Kung Fu fighting!

Posted: Sunday June 3, 2018

Learning Mandarin at Tahuna involves so much more than learning the language, it can also mean developing cultural understandings, and even doing some martial arts!


Posted: Tuesday May 29, 2018

A game to play in room 14 on wet days.

Tahuna Māori Elective visit Tāngata Whenua Gallery

Posted: Monday May 28, 2018

Our Māori Elective group visited the Otago Museum on Friday.

Hard Materials Project a Highlight

Posted: Monday May 28, 2018

Kieran Watterston stands proud with his project he made in Hard Materials.

South Island Mandarin Language Success

Posted: Monday May 21, 2018

Ruby Stretch-Treweek has won a place in the National Mandarin Language Speech competition to be held in Auckland on August 2nd this year.


Posted: Monday May 21, 2018

Kung Fu


Posted: Sunday May 20, 2018

Experts in to up skill Tahuna Students...

Otago Schools Swimming Champs

Posted: Sunday May 20, 2018

Otago Primary School Champs Tahuna’s team of 4 girls, all girls pulled personal best times and Ella made the 50 back final. The girls put in a brave effort in the girls yr 7 & 8 relays. They were the smallest team by far.

Aerobics Success

Posted: Sunday May 20, 2018

Results from Gymnastics Aerobics Invercargill Interclub Competition. Emma Green (year 8) - 1st, Level 4 Individual Katie Child (year 8) - 2nd, Level 5 Individual Both gained the qualification mark for Gymnastics New Zealand Aerobics nationals in Tauranga in October.

Bio Day at Tomahawk

Posted: Sunday May 20, 2018

Lots of learning happening at Tomahawk for our first Bio Day of the year. Andrew Innes and his team of Scientists have been working with our Extension Science group every fortnight so far this year. No fish caught this time but plenty of macroinvertebrates to study.

Golf Sports Elective off to a great start

Posted: Sunday May 20, 2018

10 Keen golfers have been going through their paces with Alan Court at Chisholm Park on a Friday. Lots of excellent tips and techniques being passed from the Pro to those involved.

Online School Shopping – coming soon!

Posted: Sunday May 20, 2018

We are excited to let you know about our online school shop, which will be opening soon.

Miniball has begun!

Posted: Thursday May 17, 2018

The miniball season has started and what a successful first round of games!

Room 9 Identity!

Posted: Thursday May 17, 2018

Room 14 catches up with their friends in China

Posted: Thursday May 17, 2018

On Thursday afternoon we were extremely lucky to have the chance to talk to face to face with some very special people in China.

Y6 Extension Science off to a sticky start!

Posted: Thursday May 17, 2018

On Thursday 20 Year 6 students from nearby schools gathered in the Tahuna Science Lab to begin this years Extension Science programme.

Netball Festival Day

Posted: Thursday May 17, 2018

With the Southern Steel in town Dunedin Netball took the chance to stage a fun Festival Day to begin the 2018 season.

Kebabs, Cricket and China.

Posted: Wednesday May 16, 2018

It has been a busy start for the Year 7's this term.

Tahuna Ski and Snow Boarding Trip 2018

Posted: Wednesday May 16, 2018

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.

Downhill Racing

Posted: Tuesday May 15, 2018

In unit one of design tech, year 7 students like us work on a downhill racer project, although it is not really a race, students have to build a car that will go further than anyone else's.