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Southland Primary Athletics

April 1, 2021

Eddie Crawford and Anashae Logie both attended the Southland Primary Athletics as part of the South Otago Team last Saturday.…

Litter, Poems and Certificates

April 1, 2021

Room 3 hosted this week's Junior assembly. Students shared a presentation on Litter to the rest of the Junior School, a…

Easter Holiday

April 1, 2021

From the staff and students at TCAS, we wish you all a Happy Easter (however you celebrate it) and hope you have a good break. The Catlins Area School is closed from tomorrow (Good Friday) and will re-open at its normal time on Wednesday 7th April.

Easter in the Library

March 31, 2021

So far this month in the Library, our themes have been Autumn and Easter. The students have also been busy with lunchtime…

Shave for a Cure

March 30, 2021

The Year 11 boys, led by Hayden Gordon, are raising money for people living with blood cancer. They plan to shave their…

Tips for long trips

March 29, 2021

Car time can be the ultimate family time – especially when you’re heading away on holiday together. It can also be a bit…

Camp Memories

March 29, 2021

Year 9/10 students have been writing creative pieces about their camp memories, read Amelia and Erika's here...

Digital Art

March 29, 2021

Over the last two weeks, students from The Catlins Area School have had the opportunity to attend Learner Led Days, Focus:…

Plastic Free Thursday

March 29, 2021

On Thursday as part of their science topic 'Litter', Room 3 students went around to each class to collect the litter from…

Room 2 Seaweek Dioramas

March 19, 2021

Seaweek is New Zealand’s annual national week celebrating the sea. Last week, Room 2 students celebrated the sea and everything…

Sports News - 19th March 2021

March 19, 2021

TCAS Sports Hoodies, South Otago Swimming, TCAS Swimming Sports and more...

South West Otago Triathlon

March 19, 2021

Fifteen enthusiastic Year 5-8 students competed at the South West Otago Triathlon in Balclutha on Tuesday with fantastic…

South Otago Swimming

March 19, 2021

On Wednesday evening, four TCAS swimmers attended the South Otago Swimming competition - Austin and Astrid Morrison, Kaiyo…

Room 2 Host Junior Assembly

March 18, 2021

This week it was Room 2's turn to host the junior assembly. We sang some fun songs and shared some of our recent work.

School Struggles: What should parents do?

March 18, 2021

It happens from time to time that a child starts coming home from school with unfavourable reports on their day. They may…

A Catlins Welcome

March 17, 2021

On Tuesday 9th March we held a mihi Whakatau, which is a traditional Māori welcome. This is our way to welcome new students…

Year 8-10 Camp at Borland Lodge

March 17, 2021

The first week of March was an exciting week for Year 8-10 students. We headed off to camp at Borland Lodge in Fiordland,…

2021 Kiwi Competitions

March 15, 2021

The University of Canterbury is offering students in Years 5-10 the opportunity to participate in the KIWI English, Mathematics…

Room 19 Museum Trip

March 15, 2021

Room 19 visited the Owaka Museum last week to learn about pioneering in The Catlins.

H&S Prime Lamb Competition

March 12, 2021

The 2021 Prime Lamb Competition was held on Wednesday afternoon. We were very fortunate to have 65 lambs donated and three…