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Claes Oldenburg and the Year 8/9s

May 13, 2020

The Year 8/9 art class have been learning about Swedish born, American sculpture artist Claes Oldenburg. They were given…

Room 3's Lockdown Activities

May 13, 2020

With thanks to Ms McLaughlin, you can now see (and hear) what the Room 3 students have been doing during Lockdown...

Construction Work at School

May 13, 2020

We're pleased to let you know that our re-roofing construction project has started in Alert Level 3. Most buildings in the…

Term 2 2020 Policy Review

May 13, 2020

The Board are reviewing the following Policies in Term 2, 2020

Home Learning TV

May 12, 2020

The Ministry of Education is partnering with TVNZ to deliver entertaining educational programming for our tamariki, including…

Road Safety Signage in Owaka

May 8, 2020

Just as you pass the entrance to the Rugby Club, on the way out of Owaka, you’ll notice a new road safety sign.

Level 2 Information

May 7, 2020

Please complete our online survey before the government’s announcement on Monday 11th May.

Supporting Local

May 7, 2020

Supporting local business is now one of the most important things we can do as a community and as a nation. COVID-19 has…

Taking Teaching Online

May 7, 2020

On Wednesday 6th May, a number of our teachers joined 900 other educators across New Zealand to participate in a Webinar…

Lava Challenge

May 6, 2020

A couple of weeks ago, our new PE & Health teacher, Mrs Cairns, challenged the TCAS students to make a 'Hot Lava' video.

Korban and the bees

May 6, 2020

Korban has been learning all about beekeeping during the Lockdown period. Read what he has to say about it...

Students at Work in Alert Level 3

May 1, 2020

The move to Alert Level 3 allowed the return to school of any students under 14 who cannot be supervised at home.

ANZAC Day 2020

May 1, 2020

ANZAC Day 2020 was an ANZAC Day like no other before it. There were no dawn services or parades or memorials. The slogan…

Storytime with Mrs Parker

May 1, 2020

During the lockdown, our very own Mrs Parker (and sidekick Harriet) has been keeping our spirits high with a daily story...

Room 2's Lockdown Activites

April 29, 2020

Platforms such as Seesaw and Google Classroom have come to the forefront during this lockdown period. With their ability…

Room 19's Lockdown Slideshows

April 24, 2020

The Room 19 students have been busy during the lockdown, take a look at their slideshows!

Social Story for Young Students and those with Special Needs

April 23, 2020

Thank you to our Resource Teacher for Learning and Behaviour, Christine Cutler. She has shared a Social Story Document from…

Year 7 Haiku Poems

April 23, 2020

The Year 7 class was tasked with writing and filming a haiku poem with the theme being 'Lockdown'...

Year 10 Writing

April 23, 2020

Although their camp to Twizel probably seems like a distant memory with everything that has happened since, the Year 10s…

We're Going on a Bear Hunt!

April 23, 2020

We're going on a bear hunt! We're gonna catch a big one. What a beautiful day. I'm not scared!