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School Opens Wednesday 1/2/17

School starts back on Wednesday 1/2/17 at 9:00am. The school office will be open from 1:00pm – 3:00 pm on Thursday 26/1 and Friday 27/1 for enquiries.

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Tahunanui School



“I can I will ..Ka taea – ka tutuki”

Tahunanui school was established in 1908 and the student roll has steadily increased over the last 16 years. The roll is stable and peaks at 330 – 350. 

We serve and reflect a diverse and vital community. Tourism, Tahunanui Beach, industry and the airport are some of the local features that contribute to our unique location and special character.

Tahunanui Primary School is a decile 5 school with predominately European students 79%, Maori 20% and 1% Pacifica.


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“Our school is founded on a tradition of high expectations, collaboration, and the striving for continuous improvement”



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