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Aimee achieves Toroa award!

Posted: Tuesday December 1, 2020

A Toroa award is one of the highest awards recognised at Tahuna.

Room 15's Marae Week- Technology

Posted: Tuesday December 1, 2020

Room 15 have had a fantastic week. Here are some activities from Technology.

Term 4 so far

Posted: Sunday November 29, 2020

Tahuna Represents at the Orange Parade

Posted: Saturday November 28, 2020

A fun day was had by our dedicated Road Patrollers at the Orange Day Parade and outing last Friday.

Tahuna Community Green Thumbs

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2020

In case you have missed what has been happening on the other side of the fence.......Caius and his fantastic team of year 7’s and 8’s have started a gardening elective which is going amazingly well. During their lunch hours for the past couple of months they have been dedicated to...

ANZSEA - Australia New Zealand Steam Education Alliance 2020

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2020

Mr Lousley and 5 Tahuna Y7 students have teamed up with Northern Territories, Queensland and New South Wales education departments in i-see to create opportunities for international collaboration.

Huge Thank You to Hermens Group at LJ Hooker

Posted: Thursday November 12, 2020

This year we have a great group of kids and a knowledgeable and enthusiastic parent doing some awesome work in our horticultural area. There is a fantastic article in the Star this week celebrating the work that Caius and his team have been doing with the support of Ross, his Dad.

Deca Day 2020

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

South Zones - GO TAHUNA!

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

Last week, over 100 Tahuna students competed in the South Zones Athletics. They competed in a range of field and track events against many other schools within the southern region of Dunedin. Tahuna had some excellent results, with many students advancing on to Otago Champs next week! We wish them...


Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

It was great to finally make it out to camp with our class after camps were postponed earlier in the year due to the Covid 19 Pandemic.

Cycling with Room 15

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

Athletics day 2020

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

Well done to all who competed on Athletics day!

SPCA Cupcake Days

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

Year 8 students from 4C, 5C and 6C have worked independently this week to design, bake and decorate animal themed cupcakes. Students have then sold them at lunchtime. A great learning experience with some amazing finished products. Well done!

Rob Thorne Porotiti Mindfulness Workshop & Performance

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2020

600 students meditate on the sound of Taonga Puoro.

Pitched Percussion Perfect

Posted: Tuesday November 10, 2020

On Monday Tahuna hosted a massed marimba celebration for 190 students from 10 Dunedin schools, filling the hall with music and mallets.

Rakiura 2020

Posted: Monday November 9, 2020

The move out to Mamaku Point this year was a huge success! More students were able to experience what Rakiura has to offer and the facilities were a big upgrade from previous years. Here is what a couple of the students had to say.

Intermediate Celebration Evening

Posted: Monday November 9, 2020

Taiopeka, Samoan and Cook Island Groups perform at the Intermediate Celebration Evening.

Futsal kicks off for term 4

Posted: Monday November 9, 2020

Wednesday afternoons are all about futsal and there has been heaps to celebrate.

Tahuna Normal Intermediate - back to normal at last!

Posted: Sunday November 8, 2020

Kia ora koutou. Term 4 has started at a cracking pace and it is hard to believe that we are already in week 5. The school has made the most of the return to normal routines and we have been able to 'catch up' on activities disrupted by Covid earlier...