ASB Sport Awards Dinner

Congratulations to 2016 nominees who were invited to attend the sport awards dinner at ASB Stadium on Thursday the 27th of October. Our finalist were: * Cole Walters: Pistol Shooting * Te Reomutunga: Touch * Petera Tangiahue: Touch * Tumai Shortland: Touch * Charlie-May Clarke: Volleyball * Havana Connelly-Campbell: Touch

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2016 Year 13 Dive Course Trip

In class we had covered most of the theory required by PADI. The pool dives went well with 7 students starting the practical. Many students faced challenges in the water, especially around mask removal and “out of air” training. We did our shore dive at Urquharts Bay in calm conditions,

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An opening by the sea

Haramai tetahi ahua !!! Mutunga mai o te Pai!!! It was Tikipunga High School’s honour and privilege to assist the hau kainga Te Uri o Hikihiki of Whangaruru in the formal opening cultural ceremonies and entertainment of Mr Alexander Abramov Luxury Accommodation on Tuesday the 25th of October. Although, to

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Taonga

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

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7TUI ZOO TRIP

  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

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Year 9 Ski Trip

  Year 9 Ski and Snowboard trip departed with ten year 9 students from a wide range of classes.  We left in 1 van at 12.15 pm on Thursday, to avoid the worst of the traffic in Auckland.  We stopped to pick up Peter Reinsfield and had a late afternoon

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Pasifika 2016

  We left school bright and early at 7 am.  We stopped at Wellsford before arriving at the Festival at 9:15, getting a park quite close.  The day started slowly, before the crowds started packing out the place. Students visited all the displays by the different Island Nations and participated in

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