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St Clair Beach

Posted: Monday June 15, 2015

Inspired by James K Baxter

Te Taiopeka Whanau Hui

Posted: Saturday June 13, 2015

Meeting in staff room to discuss a wide variety of topics. Nau mai..... haere mai.....

Police Challenge

Posted: Wednesday June 10, 2015

Tahuna students participating in the Police Cahllenge

3D Printer

Posted: Monday June 8, 2015

One of the Electives this term has been using a design programme called Sketch Up.

Ages 7-13 years, no experience necessary.

Posted: Sunday June 7, 2015

Basketball Otago is proud to offer another school holidays program that will include basketball skills & other fun activities.

Children’s Show at Fortune Theatre this July 

Posted: Friday June 5, 2015

On your marks… Get set.. Kaboom!

Room 7's Time at Camp Tirohanga

Posted: Thursday May 21, 2015

Room 7 in one of the fantastic bivvies they built at camp.

Table Tennis @ Tahuna

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

32 Students opt into Table tennis for Friday Sport.

Maori Extension Elective

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

A small group of students elected into Maori Extension learn Mihi, Flax-weaving and Raakau.

National Lego Building Competition

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Orlando Hay from Room 7 has won the National Lego Building Competition!

Success at Aerobics Gym Sports Qualifying Competition

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Amberly Orr, gaining success at the recent Aerobics competition.

Representing Tahuna at the Lit Quiz Finals in Wellington

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

On Tuesday our team of Meg O’Connor, Finn Cattaway, Will Butler and Oscar Te Morenga-Wakelin flew to Wellington with Mr Jenkinson to compete in the Kid’s Literacy Quiz national finals.

YEAR 8 Chemistry

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Year 8 classes are enjoying the Tuesday Chemistry sessions with Dr Dave Warren from the University Chemistry Department.


Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

90 year Celebration of Society Showcase


Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Thank you to the parents who returned the Health Survey regarding our present Health programme.

Great Start to the Hockey Season

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Hockey continues to grow at Tahuna with 4 teams now competing in the Intermediate competition.

Safety In The Workshop Posters

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

All year 7 students are given an extra challenge as they come into the workshops for the first time.

Kids Can Cook

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

A number of Tahuna Year 8 students where kindly invited by Bayfield College to a cooking session with a celebrity chef. Thanks to Ella and Abby for reporting on this for the newsletter.

Tahuna Ski and Snow Boarding Trip 2018

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

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.

Bayfield Show "Cinderella"

Posted: Wednesday May 20, 2015

Last week our students were privileged to attend a dress rehearsal for Bayfield's latest production.