Our school’s motto is “tukua o punga” – cast your nets, which encapsulates the key purpose of schooling – to enable students to cast their nets so that they can be successful learners, reach their personal potential and be purposeful, productive and caring members of society

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    We were asked to speak to the junior students at Totara Grove about ‘Taonga’. 12 students walked down to Totara Grove and spoke openly about their Taonga. Thank you to Whaea Livi who organised the visit, the students thoroughly enjoyed it and have asked to go back to teach games

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    Science Tasters

    Who – STEM Class Where – Sport and Recreation Course at Northtec (ASB Stadium) When – 2016/09/02 Highlights: “STEM has been given the opportunity to have a couple of science tasters this year. Our first visit was with the staff and students of the Sport and Recreation Course. The students

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    Going Bush

    Where – Santoft Forest, Whanganui Who – Services Academy When – 2016/09/25 Highlights: “One of our favourite highlights was being the last section to leave for our competition but then finding out that we were the first to get back and actually winning the competition. Another would be preparing an


      In Term 2, 7Tui as part of their Science based unit visited the Auckland Zoo on 7th July 2016.  Time was spent in the Education room where they questioned and received clarification from zoo staff.  After the a few hours in the Education room the class was put into