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Posted: Sunday June 12, 2022

Covid update

Kings Coaches for Football

Posted: Thursday June 9, 2022

This week we were lucky to have two football sessions from some Kings Coaches who taught us some football skills and tips! Thanks boys!

Samoan Language Week

Posted: Thursday June 9, 2022

Talofa lava and fa'afetai to all the students and staff who embraced the Samoan culture & language during Samoan Language Week earlier in the month.

Pink T-Shirt Day

Posted: Wednesday June 1, 2022

On Friday 20th May the school supported Pink T-Shirt Day by hosting a Mufti Day to raise funds for the Mental Health Foundation.

Teacher only day tomorrow Friday 3rd June - School Closed - Hockey games still on if your team is playing

Posted: Wednesday June 1, 2022

Queens Birthday Monday 6th June - School Closed - No Basketball

Term 2 So Far!!

Posted: Wednesday June 1, 2022

Thanks to Tristan and Madi for summarising how the first half of the term has gone.

*Matariki art *

Posted: Tuesday May 31, 2022

Marine Biology

Posted: Tuesday May 31, 2022

The Aquavan pulled into Tahuna this week to teach the Year 7's about the marine biodiversity around the Ōtepoti coast.

Aquavan comes to Tahuna

Posted: Monday May 30, 2022

Technology projects

Posted: Thursday May 26, 2022

The Big Debate

Posted: Thursday May 26, 2022

In each months Extra Magazine, there is a Big Debate. This month was focused on, Should Western Countries send troops into Ukraine? Here are some of R13's thoughts...

How do Jellyfish sting?

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

In Writing, we have been looking at explanations. This week we were learning about how do Jellyfish sting? Read some of our explanations below..

Bronze Reading Badges

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

Congratulations to Isla, Camille and Iris who all earnt their Bronze Reading Badge over the few weeks.

Hells Reading Challenge

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

This term the class have been working towards completing their Hell Reading Challenge Wheels. Children need to read seven chapter books each and at the end of the term, each student who completed their wheel gets a free pizza!

Technology snaps!

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

Marble Run

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

Room 5 has had an exciting week building and creating their very own marble runs. The aim was to make the longest running construction. They were in teams and experimented with using different materials to make their ball move the slowest. They learnt a lot about teamwork!

Basketball Teams and Draw - Defaults

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

St Hildas have defaulted to the Tahuna Sparks at 4:10.

Using drama in our reading programme

Posted: Tuesday May 24, 2022

Performing and learning a play, was part of our literacy programme this week. In groups, childrens practiced and then performed to the class. We definitely have some future actors and actresses in R13!

Hockey for P.E

Posted: Monday May 23, 2022

For the last fortnight we have been focusing on Hockey skills in PE. For our first sessions we had our student teachers, who both play premier hockey, take us for a skill session. This week we had Evan and Flynn who play for the Tahuna A Team teach us some...

Manga & Anime Elective

Posted: Friday May 20, 2022

Students who are beginners to expert drawers enjoy this elective every Friday. We explore Manga styles, artists and characters each week.