What We Offer

Tauhara Primary School offers your child:

An iPad device for every student in our school with Apple TV’s in each classroom to support learning programmes (Mathletics, Maths seeds, Reading Eggs, Reading Eggs Press, Write that Essay online)

Each student is trained in how to use iPad applications appropriate to their level of learning to support an integrated digital curriculum

Staff are Apple trained and receive Professional Learning to ensure best learning support for your child using Apple iPad applications

Student leadership programmes for Years 4, 5 and 6

Cool School Peer Mediators

Cool School Programme

Play Based learning for New Entrants to Year 2

Breakfast Club each morning from 7:45 to 8:30am

Lunch provided each Thursday by the Advance Church Team

Aroha Love Week each November

Year 6 Graduation Dinner

Quick 60 Reading Acceleration programme running throughout the school

· Sports programmes and inter-school Sports competition

· Te Reo Maori/Tikanga Maori/School Karakia/Kapa Haka

· Effective teachers with high expectations who are totally committed to your child’s learning

· A.R.O.H.A Tauhara PB4L Behaviour Programme. Attitude, Respect, Ownership, High Expectations, Achievement

· Accelerated Learning in Maths and Writing

· Maths Support Teachers MOE Initiative

· Individualised Transition to school programme for 5 year olds – we plan the transition to school programme around the needs of the child

· Duffy books in homes

· Sporting opportunities, Outdoor Education at senior school camp and other venues around the Taupo district

· Education Outside the Classroom for All Children

· 10 Swimming lessons for each student provided by trained swimming teachers