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Sports News - 7th August 2020

August 7, 2020

Netball, TCAS Sports Hoodies, Touch, Hockey and School Photos...

Stay at home if you're sick!

August 6, 2020

A reminder that we are still at Alert Level 1 and staying at home if you’re sick is still the best thing you can do to stop…

Kaitiakitanga Owaka

August 6, 2020

After a few weeks back at school post-lockdown, the normal rhythm and flow of the days returned, sports slowly began returning,…

Online Library Blog

August 5, 2020

Go to the library blog to browse our whole catalogue of over 8000 books!!!

Zespri Young and Healthy Virtual Adventure

August 5, 2020

In Term 4, Room 3, 19 & Year 7 are participating in the Zespri Young and Healthy Virtual Adventure that runs for 6 weeks.

School Ski Trip

August 5, 2020

As a few people have been asking about a ski trip this year, we have been in contact with Cardrona and have pencilled in…

A parent’s guide to TikTok

August 4, 2020

If your child has been significantly more ‘dancy’ recently, then it probably has something to do with TikTok.

Room 1 and Jack & the Beanstalk

August 4, 2020

Room One has been learning about plants this term. We had an exciting arrival when Jack from 'Jack and the Beanstalk' left…

Property Update from The Board of Trustees

July 24, 2020

Please read for an update regarding our ongoing work to the school property, including the driveway, gym and boiler...

Sports News - 24th July 2020

July 23, 2020

Cross Country, Netball, Area Schools Tournament and TCAS Hoodies...

How to talk about Social Media

July 22, 2020

Social media is a great thing to talk about with our kids, especially as they approach the age where they might be wanting their own online profile. And once they are active on social media, we absolutely need to keep talking about it!

Understanding NCEA

July 20, 2020

Our Year 10 students have begun the process of learning about NCEA. On Monday, they attended a brief seminar with Mrs Staniford…

Policy Review - Term 3 2020

July 20, 2020

The Board of Trustees are reviewing the following Policies in Term 3, 2020...

Lucky Book Club Issue 5

July 19, 2020

Issue 5 of Lucky Book Club for 2020 is now available. Order online at or through the Book Club Loop app...

TCAS Cross Country 2020

July 6, 2020

Read about the 2020 instalment of the TCAS Cross Country...

End of Term 2 Assembly

July 3, 2020

Congratulations to all the students who have been awarded TCAS way acknowledgements during the Term 1 and 2 period - over…

Life Education Bus

July 3, 2020

Pip, Harold and the Life Education bus are returning to The Catlins Area School in Term 3, commencing 29th July.

Sports News - 26th June 2020

June 26, 2020

Winter Sports, Cross Country, Netball and Hockey...

Junior Disco

June 25, 2020

As part of their Integrated Studies programme Year 10 undertook to plan and run the Junior Disco...

Investigating our Students' Writing

June 24, 2020

Since late 2019, we've been on a mission to improve the structure strand of our students' writing.