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Year 8 in the Science Lab using filtration and evaporation.

Posted: Tuesday June 28, 2016

Room 12 spent some time in the science lab this week separating sand and salt using filtration and evaporation.

Room 10 Makes Handheld Rainbow!

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

Have you ever wondered how you could make a rainbow?

Geology, changing climates and animal adaptation

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

On Thursday the 23rd of June the Otago University Geology Outreach students came to work with Room 15.

Year 8 Swimming - Team 4!

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

This term the Year 8 classes have been going down to Moana Pool every two weeks to participate in swimming lessons and different activities.

Hard Materials

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

Plywood & Plastic Project

Interschool Football

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

On Friday the 10th June we had our first Interschool Football Match. It was exciting and overall a very successful game. Our boys played as a team and were supportive towards each other's endeavours.

Parent – Teacher Interviews

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

Parent/Teacher interviews are coming up and will be held on Tuesday 25th July and Wednesday 26th July.

Sports History Elective

Posted: Thursday June 23, 2016

Last week, for the History of Sport elective, the students went to the Sports Hall of Fame. Read about their experiences and the surprise that awaited them at the door!

Room 1 Scientists!

Posted: Thursday June 23, 2016

Last week Room 1 did the Blobs in a Bottle experiment (commonly know as Lava Lamps) in Chemistry. It was awesome! Below is some photos of the experiment and our findings!

Intro to Scuba at Dive Otago

Posted: Monday June 13, 2016

Over four Fridays this term Tahuna students are taking part in a PADI Intro to Scuba Course at Dive Otago. Our instructors, Emma and Thea have been incredibly encouraging and all students have had a lot of fun and are itching for more tuition in the future.

Wearable Arts Elective

Posted: Sunday June 12, 2016

Elsha & Tehya share what is going on in their elective this term.

Sale - Canterbury Trackpants

Posted: Friday June 10, 2016

Canterbury navy track pants are part of our school uniform and may be worn for PE. They can also be worn to and from school in the winter months. We have a number of these for sale in limited sizes. At $60 you won't get them cheaper elsewhere.

Te Taiopeka Whanau Hui 

Posted: Thursday June 9, 2016

It was great to see some new faces at our hui last term. We are always keen to see new whanau and share ideas. Nau mai, haere mai!

Badminton Success

Posted: Wednesday June 8, 2016

Southland Badminton Under 15 Tournament

Netball Development Squads

Posted: Wednesday June 8, 2016

A big congratulations to the following players who have been successful in being selected for development squads.

Food Technology School Holiday Classes

Posted: Wednesday June 8, 2016

No plans in the holidays? Want to develop some new skills in the kitchen?

Talented Designers

Posted: Wednesday June 8, 2016

Mia and Zara from Room 15 created a dress called 'Mermaid-Beach' at Wearable Arts

South Island Diving Champion

Posted: Wednesday June 8, 2016

How high would you go?

Creative Writing From An Image

Posted: Wednesday June 8, 2016

I Remember.....

Explosions, fungi, trains and wild weather!

Posted: Tuesday June 7, 2016

Our Science experiments elective took off with a bang when we sent our rockets flying sky high on the school field in week one.