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8A Netball Success. 

Posted: Sunday September 11, 2016

The bulk of the 8A netball team has been together for 2 years and concluded their time together representing Tahuna and Otago at the Otago/Southland Primary and Intermediate Schools Tournament in Balclutha.


Posted: Sunday September 11, 2016

After recently visiting the Green Island Landfill as part of our Sustainability topic, we visited the Tahuna Waste Treatment Plant to see just what happens to our waste and how all the alterations and upgrades have dramatically and positively impacted on our neighbouring coastline.


Posted: Sunday September 11, 2016

The Team 3 Drama Tech group went to share their paper bag puppetry skills with children at the local kindergarten.

New Zealand Modern School of Music Association award winners 2016 

Posted: Wednesday September 7, 2016

Piere Tapsell and Felix Huber show awards from the competition held in Dunedin on Saturday 3rd September 2016. It was held at Balmacewen Intermediate.

Biodiversity in Room 12

Posted: Monday September 5, 2016

Room 12 is participating in a Biodiversity study for the University of Otago.

Great end to the hockey season

Posted: Sunday September 4, 2016

The Tahuna "A" squad completed a second consecutive unbeaten season when they beat John McGlashan "A" in the final of the Year 7/8 intermediate hockey competition.


Posted: Sunday September 4, 2016

With Tongan Language Week happening during Week 7, the special Tongan song and dance item at assembly made a spectacular launch to the week.


Posted: Wednesday August 31, 2016

Despite running out of daffodil pins, Tahuna students were still supportive of the Cancer Society Fundraiser.

Domination of Intermediate Hockey Continues

Posted: Sunday August 28, 2016

A fantastic win for the Tahuna "A" hockey team on Friday night with an outstanding 7-0 victory over John McGlashan "A". Despite the steady rain Tahuna were able to play great attacking hockey to bring the trophy back to Tahuna for another year.

Miniball Round-Up. 

Posted: Friday August 26, 2016

Monday the 22nd of August saw the final games played. A mixed bag of results but some very nail-biting games to finish off the season!


Posted: Thursday August 25, 2016

Please return any costumes you have to our school office

Making homework fun!

Posted: Wednesday August 24, 2016

I made this poem/rap for my homework and had to use the following words: predilection , vilify, reprieve , linchpin, and onerous.

Paid Union Meeting - School Closure

Posted: Friday August 19, 2016

Tuesday 6 September 1.30pm

Great kids, Great school!

Posted: Friday August 19, 2016

Tahuna's greatest advertisement is our fantastic students.

Magic After school Care at Tahuna

Posted: Friday August 19, 2016

Please download the pdf below for further information


Posted: Thursday August 18, 2016

Meg Sayers, a Year 8 student at Tahuna Normal Intermediate School, is the pupil staff feel is fully deserving of being the recipient of the 2016 Sir Peter Blake Medal.

Aerobics Success

Posted: Thursday August 18, 2016

Recently six pupils from Tahuna competed at the Otago Aerobics Regionals. The team (Emily McLennan, Ali Bloem, Abby Green, Morgan Alcock, Brooke Fox and Wairaamia Taratoa-Bannister) placed first in the the Intermediate Fitness Team section. They also received the Most Promising Intermediate’s Trophy.


Posted: Thursday August 18, 2016

As part of the Y8 Sustainability topic classes have been looking at Food Miles usage in our homes and applied these to the contents of a typical lunchbox.

Tahuna Cross Country Photos

Posted: Thursday August 18, 2016

Cold winters day at Tahuna Park! Ideal for a Cross Country.

Tahuna Ski & Snowboard Trip 2016

Posted: Thursday August 18, 2016

Once again Tahuna students hit the slopes of Coronet Peak in Queenstown and made the most of the amazing fresh snow that had fallen on the night we arrived. It was EPIC...