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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  • Year 10 Ruapekapeka Visit

    YEAR 10 WAITANGI TRIP On Tuesday,  Mr Mills and Whaea Taua took 13 Year 10 students north.  We visited Ruapekapeka, battle site.   The students bonded well up there, and completed a worksheet on the battle site and learnt a lot from the visit there.  We then headed to Kawakawa for

  • Senior Reotahi Marine Trip

    On Friday 5th April the Senior Science students were given the opportunity by Experience Marine Reserves to conduct a snorkel survey at Reotahi Marine Reserve. We were very lucky with the weather and the water was warm(ish)!  Students did a great job collecting data for the marine reserves monitoring program

  • Waka Ama with Te Putahitanga

    The first group of students have just completed their two days of Waka Ama introduction and basic skills with Kura Heke down at Kissing Point. “We got to chose a life jacket and Hoe on the first day”, Sadie Maddox “We went out and in while paddling our waka, I

  • Tongariro Crossing Adventure

    Mr Mills, Mrs Martin, Matua Frank and the Senior History class left Tikipunga High School on Wednesday 20th March for their Tongariro Crossing Adventure. On day one we started with a large cooked breakfast.  The weather was forecast for showers in the afternoon so we were very happy to start