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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Junior & Middle School Praisegiving

Congratulations to all students.  Special Awards Recipients:   JUNIOR PRAISEGIVING SPECIAL AWARDS 2020 PRINCIPAL’S AWARD – Top Year 10 Students Anahera Maihi & Tamara Matthews TUKUA O PUNGA AWARDS – Top Overall Achievement Charmaine Mathews-Birchall (Year 7) Kees Jenkins & Awatea :Poutai (Year 8) Zarah Thomson (Year 9) SCHOOL SUPPORT

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Tauira – Official Opening

      The curtain closes on what has been a very busy term.  I am hugely proud of what our students, kura and community have achieved during what can only be described as interesting times. Without doubt the opening of our Tauira is the highlight of the year to

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