Waipu Cove Bio Trip

With the weather looking slightly dodgy we set out for Waipu Cove on our annual science rocky shore visit. Luckily as we sailed through the roundabout at Ruakaka the clouds parted and sunshine followed us for the rest of the day. A quick chat to ensure safety and know how

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Chainsaw Safety

20 senior students from the Auto Academy and SOS classes participated in a two day  chainsaw safety course with Cantrain.  This course was run by a local Tristan, who connected well with our students.   The theory day went well, then dodgy weather had delayed the practical component till later.  We

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Te Putahitanga in Full Swing

Te Putahitanga students from Groups 2 and 3 joined other schools in Northland to compete at the Special Olympics Football. What an amazing effort and sportsmanship from our students. Also, Mu 2 had a Taster of New Zealand Sign Language.  We had visitors come into our classroom and demonstrate how

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Basic Leaders Course

The Services Academy “Basic Leaders Course” was run at Whenuapai Airforce Base, 31 May to 4 June 21. Five academy students were chosen for the ability to lead based on their performance at Induction Camp in term 1. The students learnt planning tools to aid in taking charge of a

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PINK SHIRT DAY at Tiki High

Staff and students showed their support for “Pink Shirt Day” by promoting conversation around anti-bullying and celebrating diversity with our tamariki. Everyone had a blast participating in games from Giant pick up sticks to the good ole fave tug of war. Huge mihi to Mrs Kylie Adams for her continuous

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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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