Values Voyages 2021

Sunsets Sunrises Sparkling Diamonds on the ocean But  Not much puff!! Value Voyage 1:  Steinlager 2 and crew welcomed 23 students, Alec (Principal) and John (teacher) from Tikipunga High School onboard Monday morning. Their pickup was from the gorgeous quaint Leigh Wharf.  We motored, sailed and motored to the Mokohinau

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NZSTA ANNUAL CONFERENCE : ROTORUA 2021

NZSTA ANNUAL CONFERENCE : ROTORUA 2021 On Thursday, 16th April the Principal and Board of Trustees including our Student Representative, Tamara Matthews, flew to Rotorua for the 3 day Annual NZSTA Conference. The focus of this years conference was Effective Governence: Leading Change for an Uncomprimising Commitment to Excellence and

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Te Putahitanga Values Kayak Trip

Mr Mills, Jimmy, G-man and Theresa left Tiki, bound for a kayaking adventure on the Tutukaka coast.  After a lesson in safety and equipment use, we set off around the point towards the marina.  Unfortunately our passage was blocked by floating defences, so an advance party had to board the

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*Services Induction 2021*

Tikipunga High School’s Services Academy are currently on their way down to Whenuapai Airforce base this morning for a weeks-long induction camp. The course, led by the New Zealand Defence Forces’ Youth Development Unit, was designed to introduce the students to the ethos and values of the academy through a

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All go at Te Putahitanga

At Te Putahitanga we would like to warmly welcome our new students and staff to the unit.  With an increased number of students we now have three classrooms.  During our first week of kura the students were getting to know each other and learning about the Treaty of Waitangi. They

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Staff Outing

Luncheon, Chainsaws and so much more – All staff were treated to a surprise luncheon at the Chainsaw Museum with our host Paul.  The venue was amazing and the scenery breath taking.  A nice break away from the two day Teacher Only Days before school opened for the 2021 year. 

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