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Tawhai School



Tawhai School has an active program of varied sporting activities to keep students fit, healthy and active.

Tawhai School has an active program of varied sporting activities. See below for a full list of sports at Tawhai School.

Touch rugby

Keep up to date with the latest results from the Sports blog. Or check out the national Touch Rugby website. Girls are encouraged to play too.


Miniball is a version of basketball designed for younger students and is played at Tawhai school.


Tawhai school runs soccer coaching sessions during the winter months.


Tawhai runs basketball coaching sessions regulary.


Tawhai keeps up the Netball tradition. Keep up to date with the latest Netball results, or hop on over to the MyNetball New Zealand.

Flippa ball

For the swimmers amongst us, Flippa Ball is an excellent way to have fun. Check out the latest FlippaBall results.


Children will have the opportunity of taking part in swimming programmes and events during the year. The lessons are conducted at the Stokes Valley Pool. Check out what’s been happening at Tawhai recently.

Zone sports events

Tawhai School is involved in many Zone sports events, including athletics, cross country, netball, soccer, hockey and swimming. Check out how our champions fared recently.

Tackle rugby

Tackle rugby is held each Friday.

Education Outside the Classroom (EOTC)

Visit the EOTC website for more information.

Speed stacks


Each year an annual walkathon is held to raise money for Tawhai School. Students, teachers and parents do several circuits around Glen Road, Maru Street and Hoereka Street.

Transport Assistance

We appreciate, and often rely on, parental assistance with transport to many school activities. It is school policy that all children must be seat belted in cars; drivers must be licensed, and cars should have a current warrant of fitness and be registered.


Check out our Sports blog to see what we’re doing right now! Also take a look at the upcoming sporting events published in the school calendar.

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