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My Inspiration 

Posted: Monday June 15, 2015

I don't know what my life will look like in ten years time but for now....... I want to help others achieve their be that person who encourages and maybe inspires them to reach their dreams.

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.