Computers in Home Graduation

On Monday, 31st November we celebrated along with 9 whanau who graduated the Computer In Homes Training Course held here at Tikipunga High School. Computers in Homes provides training, technical support, computers and home Internet to students’ families in low-decile schools. Whanau have worked hard over 10 weeks to complete

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Senior Praise Giving

Congratulations to the following students who were recipients of Special Awards for 2016: ALL ROUND FEMALE Havana Campbell-Connelly ALL ROUND MALE Nesta Clement SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR Tumai Maikuku-Shortland SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR Cole Walters TAI TOKERAU TRADES ACADEMY AWARDS Automotive/Engineering – Top Student Dominic Drummond Carpentry – Top Student

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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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