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Celebrating our 2022 Dux and Proxime Accessit

November 8, 2022

Nui is proud to announce our top scholars for 2022: Baylee McLean and Charlie Simmons!

BOP 7s Tournament

November 7, 2022

Kinloch Trail Run

September 16, 2022

Term 4 Ballot

September 5, 2022

APPLICATION FOR "OUT OF ZONE" PLACEMENTS FOR TERM 4, 2022 Ballot closes on Monday, 19th September 2022 at 3.30pm. Ballot…

Worlds Selection

August 11, 2022

2023 Course online selection

August 4, 2022

2023 online course selection will open on Wednesday 2 September and close on Monday 12 September.

Whanau photos

July 26, 2022

All students will have whanau photos taken on Friday 29 July during the school day. Year 9 and 11 will have individual photos…

Our new principal - Ben Claxton

July 8, 2022

The Pōwhiri for our new Principal, Ben Claxton will be held at 1pm on Monday, 25th July.

Rostering home 20 - 24 June

June 16, 2022

Purpose: As expected, cases of Omicron coupled with winter colds and a lack of relief teachers has caused additional pressure…

Term 3 Ballot 2022

June 13, 2022

APPLICATION FOR "OUT OF ZONE" PLACEMENTS FOR TERM 3, 2022 Ballot closes on Wednesday, 29th June 2022 at 3.30pm. Ballot drawn…

Midday Music

June 12, 2022

Numeracy and Literacy Pilot 28-30 June 2022

May 23, 2022

We are proud to support NZQA and the Ministry of Education in their new numeracy and literacy pilots which will become mandated…

Sporting fixtures for May

May 20, 2022

Come and support our winter sports teams: Rugby, Netball, Hockey, Football, Basketball

Accord Day 5

May 9, 2022

Notice to all parents/caregivers/whanau of Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

Guidelines for rostering home Y11-13 (April 11- 14)

April 6, 2022

As expected, cases of Omicron have caused additional pressure on staffing. To enable the college to stay open for instruction,…

NZ Schools Triathlon Championships

March 31, 2022

NZ Schools Triathlon Championships

Term 1 Ballot 2022

March 15, 2022

APPLICATION FOR "OUT OF ZONE" PLACEMENTS FOR TERM 2, 2022 Ballot closes on Wednesday, 6th April 2022 at 3.30pm Ballot drawn…

Mountain Bike Nationals

March 4, 2022

Nui Mountain Bikers make podium finishes at National Championship

Taupo Connector school bus update

March 3, 2022

Message from Taupo Central- BUSIT

Massive 'THANK YOU' to our Board of Trustees!

February 25, 2022

Nui teachers are feeling the love!


February 23, 2022

Whanau day information and booking instructions

February 22, 2022

Whanau Day (8th March 2022 9-6pm) Bookings are open follow the instructions below.

Year 9 Head Start Competition

February 17, 2022

The Year 9 House Competition will be on tomorrow!

10 second marble track!

February 14, 2022

Our junior students had a great time in maths creating their 10-second marble tracks!

Physics class cools things down...

February 10, 2022

Year 12 students beat the heat by heading outdoors

Red traffic light (covid) guidelines for students and whanau

February 10, 2022

We understand that these are extremely trying and difficult times. Our school continually works with the guidelines stipulated…

Leadership Camp 2022

February 7, 2022

Year 13 students start the year at camp

Welcome to Nui!

February 2, 2022

We are so pleased to welcome our new students, staff, and whanau to our kura!

Important - Year 13 Meeting

January 26, 2022

Meeting in Wharekai on Friday 28 January 2022 at 10.30am to 12 noon for all Year 13's

Meile and Grace represent at BOP Beach Volleyball Tournament

January 24, 2022

Nui students compete in BOP tournament

Bus Routes 2022

January 24, 2022

Small changes to current bus routes

2022 Starting Dates

January 20, 2022

2022 Starting Dates


January 17, 2022

A reminder that you can now purchase uniform online using the School Shop Tab on the school website www.taupocollege.ac.nz.…

Uniform Orders - Argyle Schoolwear

December 13, 2021

Please read notice from Argyle Schoolwear regarding orders and delivery times

Final Day of Junior Activities 2021

December 8, 2021

What a stunning day for our last Junior Activities!

River-Safety Message

December 8, 2021

A reminder to keep safe this summer!

Junior Activities Continue...

December 7, 2021

Activities continue for our Year 9 and 10 students

Junior Prizegiving 2021

December 7, 2021

Details of the modified Prizegiving under COVID restrictions

Junior Activities Week

December 6, 2021

Junior Activities are underway!

Student App wins big at Regional Championship

December 6, 2021

Student wins at 123 Tech Regional Championship

The 'Urban Trail'

December 3, 2021

Year 9 Social Studies explore local

Designing duffle bags

December 2, 2021

9DVT make duffle bags in time for summer

Targeting the environment

December 2, 2021

Nui students bring science to the lake

Junior Speech Competition Finalists

December 1, 2021

Junior Speech competitors impress!

SUP Outdoor Ed!

November 29, 2021

Students head out on the lake!

The Golden Ticket!

November 29, 2021

DanceNZMade Golden Ticket Dance Competition

Announcing: The 2021 Dux and Proxime Accessit!!!

November 24, 2021

We are incredibly proud to announce this year's top scholars!

Ballot Dates 2021-2022

November 22, 2021

The Final Ballot date for 2021 is approaching quickly. Please submit your application in person or online before 3 December.…

NCEA Examination 2021

November 22, 2021

NCEA examination start on the 22 November 2021. We wish all our students the best of luck with their externals examinations…

Senior Prizegiving 2021!

November 22, 2021

Congratulations to all of our incredible Prizewinners of 2021!

Sports Team Awards

November 17, 2021

Keep on rocking!

November 15, 2021

Nui students strive to reach new heights!

Junior Student of the Week - Term 4, Week 4

November 15, 2021

Well done Lyndon, we are very proud of you

Covid-19 Update

November 14, 2021

We want to update all of our community on the COVID situation and its impact on our school.

Cultural food stalls offer a tasty treat for Nui students

November 12, 2021

Nui students enjoy a wide assortment of delicious food from many cultures

Senior Student of the Week - Term 4, Week 4

November 9, 2021

Well done Grace, we are very proud of your achievements

Senior Prize Giving 2021

November 8, 2021

Due to restrictions and guidelines mandated by the Ministry of Education unfortunately we can not invite you on to college…

2021 Awards Season

November 3, 2021

2021 Sports Awards and Senior Prizegiving will be live streamed this year.

Victor Marion wins Game Design Competition

November 3, 2021

Year 9 student wins Game Design Competition

Media students horrify on Halloween!

November 1, 2021

Year 13 students have films screened at Taupo Halloween Film Festival

[email protected] Dance NZ Made Nationals!

October 31, 2021

Nui students have a blast at Nationals!

Young Enterprise Scheme: Regional Finals

October 29, 2021

Ella and Xavier impress at the Regional Finals in Rotorua

Taupo Hockey Club--Mini Tournament

October 20, 2021

Mini Tournament held after the cancellation of Tournament Week

Hillary Challenge Adventure Race

October 20, 2021

Senior Adventure Racing squad heads to Hillary Outdoors Tongariro Centre

Important Notice: Bus Students

October 16, 2021

Face coverings required on school buses

Thank you whanau

October 1, 2021

Thank you whanau and students

Start-Up Ignition programme at Level 2

October 1, 2021

Great work, Lewis and Nathan!

Hockey players selected for the Bay of Plenty Representative Team

October 1, 2021

Huge congrats to all students who have been selected!

How to book a Subject Interview Times

September 27, 2021

On Friday 22 October from 8:30am to 4:30pm we will be holding a Subject Report Day. Online bookings are now open. Please…

Sports Awards 2021

September 24, 2021

Sports Awards 2021

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 9

September 24, 2021

Well done Mia, we are very proud of you

Senior Student of the Week - Term 3 - Week 9

September 24, 2021

Well done Ella and Mila, we are very proud of you

1st XV Rugby Girls win GOLD!!!

September 22, 2021

1st XV Rugby Girls win GOLD!!!

Rep Team Release!

September 22, 2021

Rep Team Release: The Lines Company 2021 KCRU U18 Rep Squad

Year 13 Carpentry Class

September 20, 2021

Year 13 class hard at work

Mini Bike

September 20, 2021

Mini Bike success!

Senior Student of the Week

September 17, 2021

Well done Baylee, we are very proud of you

Whakataetae Reo Māori for kura 2021 Competition

September 17, 2021

Education Perfect Māori Language Week Competition

Junior Student of the Week

September 16, 2021

Well done Harry, we are very proud of you

Y10 Fashion and Textiles class give back

September 15, 2021

Y10 Fashion and Textiles class make bibs

Fashion Tech students work with local school

September 12, 2021

Year 11 Fashion Technology students design and make shirts for lucky Mountview students

NZQA Update--September 12

September 12, 2021

NZQA Update--September 12

2022 Course selection is now open

September 10, 2021

2022 Course selection is now open and should be completed online prior to the 15 September

NCEA Changes 2021

September 8, 2021

As we prepare to return to school it is important to highlight relevant changes to NCEA 2021.


September 7, 2021

7 September 2021 Notice to all parents/caregivers/whanau. Please click on letter to download


September 6, 2021

COVID19 - UPDATE ALERT LEVEL 2 - 6 SEPTEMBER 2021 Notice to all Parents/Caregivers/Whanau

Waikato Regional Get2Go Event

September 6, 2021

Waikato Regional Get2Go Event

Online Chess

September 6, 2021

Students play chess online

Senior Student of the Week - Term 3 - Week 6

September 6, 2021

Well done Mano, we are all very proud of you

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 6

September 6, 2021

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 6

Matthew Stokes earns Gold DOE Award

September 2, 2021

Matthew Stokes earns Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award

Students earn internships in Geothermal Industries

August 31, 2021

Esme Morgan and Anastasia Connor earn internships

Alert Level 3 Update - Collecting Resources from School

August 31, 2021

Alert Level 3 Update - Collecting Resources from School

Coen Nicol--National Champ!

August 30, 2021

Coen Nicol places first at Cycling New Zealand’s Cycle Cross Nationals

Alert Level 3 Update - 28 August 2021

August 28, 2021

Important Information below re Alert Level 3

Senior Student of the Week - Term 3 - Week 5

August 28, 2021

Well done Meile-Rose! we are very proud of you

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 5

August 28, 2021

Well done Julia, we are all very proud of you

2021 BOP Ski and Snowboarding Championships

August 27, 2021

Congrats to all of our competitors!

Wellbeing in Lockdown @ Nui

August 27, 2021

Updates below - Wellbeing @ Nui link

Covid 19 - Changes to NCEA Assessment Dates 2021

August 26, 2021

Please see announcement from the Acting Principal

Enrolment Week Cancellation

August 25, 2021

Enrolment Week Cancellation

Covid19 Alert Level 4 Update 23 August 2021

August 23, 2021

Please see latest update from the Acting Principal below

Support Services during Lockdown

August 23, 2021

See notice below from our Guidance Counsellor

Covid19 Alert Level 4 Update 20 August 2021

August 20, 2021

Important announcement from our Acting Principal below

Covid19 Request for Information

August 20, 2021

Covid19 Request for Information

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 4

August 20, 2021

Well done Ariana

Covid 19 Alert Level 4 Update

August 17, 2021

Please see letter below from the Acting Principal

Dance News!

August 16, 2021

Lots to celebrate in the Dance Community

Bay of Plenty Junior Badminton Finals

August 16, 2021

Great efforts by our Junior Badminton Teams!

Snow Team News

August 15, 2021

Ski Team prepare for race day

Senior Student of the Week - Term 3 - Week 3

August 13, 2021

Well done Issac, smashing his goals!

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 3

August 13, 2021

Well done Milly, we are all proud of you!

Ruby Watts earns PACANZ nomination

August 13, 2021

Performing Arts Association of New Zealand National Young Performer nomination for Modern Dance--Ruby Watts

"Kiwis Come Out At Night"

August 13, 2021

"Kiwis Come Out At Night"--Year 11 Drama Performance Assessment

New Zealand Secondary School Orienteering Champs

August 9, 2021

Nui students compete in Orienteering Champs

NERF in Physics

August 9, 2021

Creativity in Senior Physics

Geothermal STEM Day

August 8, 2021

Geothermal Week Learning

More success for Junior A Netball Team!

August 8, 2021

Great win for Junior A Netball Team!

Hitting the slopes!

August 8, 2021

Snowy days are the best sort!

Toi Ohomai Youth Development Cup

August 5, 2021

BOP Rugby Tournament

King Country Rugby Union U18 Girls

August 5, 2021

The first-ever King Country Rugby Union U18 Girls 15 a side rugby team!

Update on Shave for a Cure at Nui

August 5, 2021

Update on Shave for a Cure at Nui

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 2

August 5, 2021

Congratulations to Tawhai Donaldson - our Junior Student of the week

Show Quest 2021

August 4, 2021

Show Quest 2021

Senior Student of the Week - Term 3 - Week 2

August 4, 2021

Congratulations Enya Abele!

Year 10 & 11 Te Reo Māori

August 3, 2021

Te Reo Māori assessment

"Kiwis come out at night"

August 3, 2021

Year 11 Drama Performance

Triumph for Junior A Netball Team

July 31, 2021

Great win for the Junior A Netball Team

Junior Student of the Week - Term 3 Week 1

July 29, 2021

Student of the Week Awards are presented to acknowledge students who display the attitudes and values of the Taupō-nui-a-Tia…

Skoda North Island Schools Cyclo Cross Championships

July 28, 2021

Nui students compete in Cyclo Cross Championships

Sports and Cultural Photo Day

July 28, 2021

Sports and Cultural Photo Day--Friday July 30th

Senior Student of the Week - Term 3 - Week 1

July 27, 2021

Student of the Week Awards are presented to acknowledge students who display the attitudes and values of the Taupō-nui-a-Tia…

John Parsons - Protect Kids from Digital Harm

July 26, 2021

See dates below to attend this important event around Cyber Security

'Identify, Isolate, Eliminate' on the mountain!

July 23, 2021

'Identify, Isolate, Eliminate' on the mountain!

Breakfast Club!

July 22, 2021

Nui students fuel up at Breakfast Club!

Central BOP Senior Badminton Qualifiers

July 19, 2021

Senior Badminton teams head to Rotorua

Making memories in the Mamaku Conservation Park

July 18, 2021

Year 11ODE head to the Kaimais

Spirit Week 2021--Day 3

July 14, 2021

Nui celebrates last day of term with Spirit Week's grand finale!

Manu Kōrero Te Arawa Regional Speech Competition

July 9, 2021

Well done to Ngarea and Takurua!

Waikato University Information Evening

July 9, 2021

Thursday 29th July 2021

Cornerstone Value -Term 3 2021 is Respect

July 9, 2021

Respect is our Cornerstone Value for Term 3

Spirit Week 2021--Day 2

July 8, 2021

Spirit Week 2021--Day 2

Spirit Week 2021--Day 1

July 7, 2021

Nui finishes Term 2 with an awesome start to Spirit Week!

1st XV earn another solid win!

July 7, 2021

TNT 1st XV 44 Trident 19 FT – Saturday 3rd July

Nui Students Shave-for-a-Cure

July 7, 2021

Students at Nui raise funds to find a cure

Geothermal Industry Careers Expo

July 6, 2021

30th July in the School Hall - 1.00pm - 5.00pm

1st XV visit Chiefs Super Rugby Franchise

July 4, 2021

1st XV have an inspirational visit with Chiefs Super Rugby Franchise

Alpine experience for 13ODE classes

July 4, 2021

13ODE classes head to Tongariro National Park

Bye-Bye, Beard!

June 30, 2021

Mr Lather to shave beard for a good cause

Accord Day 11 August - School will be closed

June 29, 2021

Accord Day 11 August - School will be closed

Rock on!

June 24, 2021

Students from Nui head to Rocktopia

Hip Hop, Hooray!

June 24, 2021

Aimee Barber and Ruby Watts will represent NZ at the Hip Hop Unite World Championships

Ballot Process Term 2 2021

June 22, 2021

Please notes dates below for the Ballot held in Term 2

HUGE Volleyball Success!

June 22, 2021

There is a lot of Volleyball news to celebrate, with an extra special shout out to Meile-Rose Green, Grace Tiplady, and…

Proud to support equality!

June 22, 2021

Nui supports equality through Pride Week celebrations

"Wobble" for the win!

June 22, 2021

"Wobble" take out the win at NZ Chamber Music Contest

Show Quest Success!

June 21, 2021

Year 10 students compete in Show Quest

40 Hour Famine at Nui

June 18, 2021

Fundraising begins for 40 Hour Famine

School Photos

June 18, 2021

Monday 21 June

The art of persuasion....

June 17, 2021

Year 9 students learn about the power of persuasion

Year 9 Cross-Curricular Exhibition - Term 2

June 16, 2021

Details below for our next open evening

Texthelp Read&Write Reminder

June 14, 2021

Click on the link below

Gold for Casey!

June 14, 2021

Casey Thorby takes 1st place

Kihikihi BOP Cross Country

June 14, 2021

Nui students compete in BOP Cross Country Event in Kihikihi

Message from School Nurse

June 11, 2021

Update from our School Nurse re staying at home when feeling unwell

Brilliant results at Badminton Tournament

June 11, 2021

Our Junior Boys and Girls Badminton teams achieved some great success!

Pathways Connect Trips

June 10, 2021

Year 11 students connect with local businesses

Spanish Immersion Day!

June 10, 2021

Students head to Hawkes Bay to put Spanish learning into practice

World Vision visit!

June 8, 2021

World Vision visit year 10 Social Studies

Paws and Claws--Enterprise Group

June 8, 2021

Enterprise Group sell out at Taupo Markets

NZ Modern School of Music Piano Competition Results

June 7, 2021

Nui students achieve great results at the NZ Modern School of Music Piano Competition

Getting our cuddles in with the Canine Friends!

June 7, 2021

Staff and students enjoy the visit from the Canine Friends

Walking to Wairere

June 7, 2021

Year 12 students navigate Wairere Falls

Lend a hand--take a stand!

June 2, 2021

Students take a stand against bullying

Our 10ODE class rocks!

May 31, 2021

Year 10s at the AC Baths indoor rockwall

Girls Rugby News!

May 25, 2021

Girls Rugby teams play in the BOP and King Country Competitions

Fashion and Textiles

May 25, 2021

Fashion and Textiles technology students are hard at work!

Year 10s learn to play Disc Golf!

May 24, 2021

Year 10s have fun playing Disc Golf

Junior A Netball team earn a convincing win!

May 24, 2021

Junior A Netballers play hard for the win!

BOPSS Squash Tournament

May 24, 2021

The Steyn brothers represent Nui at the BOPSS Squash Tournament

All in Pink!

May 23, 2021

Pink Shirt Day and Breast Cancer Awareness morning tea

Mufti Day Friday 21 May

May 20, 2021

Mufti Day Friday 21 May

North Island Macpac Hillary Qualifier

May 17, 2021

Students compete in qualifying event for the Hillary Challenge Grand Final

Licence to Work "Ultimate" Programme

May 13, 2021

Next course starts 8 June, contact Taupo Pathways to be involved

Accord Day - School will be closed

May 11, 2021

Please note school will be closed Tuesday 18 May 2021

Go-4-12 Adventure Race

May 11, 2021

Adventure Racing Squad push themselves at the recent Go-4-12 Adventure Race

Line 6 students create Wearable Arts

May 11, 2021

Year 9 students show off their creative talent

NCEA Information Day

May 10, 2021

If you are unsure of the NCEA process, see the notice below and book at time with the school office to see Richard Murphy

Girls with Hi-Vis 2022!

May 7, 2021

An opportunity for girls to get involved in the infrastructure industry

TNT 1st XV Boys win BOP Pre-Season competition

May 7, 2021

Nui 1st XV win inaugural BOP 1st XV Pre-Season competition

Rotorua Basketball Tip Off Tournament

May 7, 2021

Great results for our Nui teams last weekend!

Subject Report Day - Monday 24 May

May 5, 2021

Bookings are now open our website, see below for details

Adventure Racing: Hillary Outdoors Macpac Rogaine Series

May 1, 2021

Adventure Racing: Hillary Outdoors Macpac Rogaine Series

Poppy Day Appeal

April 20, 2021

Nui students collect for RSA Poppy Day

North Island Inter-Schools Show Jumping

April 20, 2021

Taupo students compete in North Island Inter-Schools Show Jumping

Trades Academy take to the lake!

April 16, 2021

Trades Academy get some skills on the lake

Year 11 ODE trip to Kawakawa Bay

April 16, 2021

Year 11 students head out to Kawakawa Bay

Nui undefeated at McQuilkin Cup

April 14, 2021

Nui achieve clean-sweep at McQuilkin Cup

Fun in Physics!

April 14, 2021

Snakes and Ladders for useful learning

Survival Camp for Line 6 students!

April 13, 2021

Line 6 students head to the mountain for some survival training

Science students go data-collecting!

April 12, 2021

Year 12 Science students collect data for their assessment

BOPSS Mixed Touch Champs

April 12, 2021

Nui team heads to Whakatane for Mixed Touch Champs!

Year 10 students 'pratiquer le francais!'

April 6, 2021

Year 10 students practice speaking French at local cafe

Happy Easter!

April 4, 2021

Happy Easter from Nui

NZ Schools Triathlon Champs

March 31, 2021

Nui competes in NZ Schools Triathlon Champs

Cornerstone Value -Term 2 2021 - Consideration and Concern for Others

March 30, 2021

Cornerstone Value -Term 2 2021 - Consideration and Concern for Others

Texthelp Read&Write

March 29, 2021

Texthelp Read&Write - new software available to all students

TNT 1st XV

March 29, 2021

TNT 1st XV 78 Forest View High School 5

Licence to Work students brave the rapids!

March 29, 2021

Licence to Work students have a go at rafting!

Waka Ama success at SS Nationals

March 29, 2021

Waka Ama students do well at Secondary Schools Nationals

Turangi Career Expo

March 25, 2021

Save the date for upcoming Turangi Career Expo!

Safety display in library

March 25, 2021

Safety display in library

Lots of success at the NZ North Island Schools Mountain Bike Comp!

March 25, 2021

Nui students ride hard at North Island Competition

TNT Girls Sevens earn trophy for 7th consecutive year!

March 25, 2021

TNT Girls Sevens Team are triumphant once again!

Line 6 Cross Curricular Evening

March 25, 2021

Come along and share in the success with our students for Term 1 - details below

Nui at Maadi Cup

March 24, 2021

Nui students to compete at Maadi Cup in Karapiro

11 ODE make a splash!

March 23, 2021

11 ODE take the plunge at Motutahae

Students get hands-on experience through License to Work

March 23, 2021

Nui students get first-hand job experience through License to Work Programme

Volleyball Girls make it to Finals!

March 19, 2021

Volleyball Girls make it to Finals!

Barista training at Nui

March 19, 2021

Barista training is happening once again

Zenith Club 2021

March 19, 2021

The Zenith Club is back up and running for 2021!

Nathan Wallis - Taupo Teen Brain Presentation

March 18, 2021

Nathan Wallis - Taupo Teen Brain Presentation

Kayaking on Lake Taupo

March 17, 2021

12 ODE spend time on the lake

Line 6 students adventure to Aratiatia

March 17, 2021

Line 6 students participate in a trip to the Aratiatia Dam

Cultural Committee 2021

March 16, 2021

Introducing our fabulous group of students on the Cultural Committee this year

Ballot Process Term 1 2021

March 16, 2021

Please read update below

11ODE go adventuring!

March 15, 2021

11ODE head out for a ride!

Wicked Weeders!

March 11, 2021

Nui students head out with Kids Greening Taupo

House Leaders for 2021 - Ngauruhoe

March 10, 2021

Congratulations to our House Leaders for 2021 - Ngauruhoe

House Leaders for 2021 - Tauhara

March 10, 2021

Congratulations to our House Leaders for 2021 - Tauhara

House Leaders for 2021 - Ruapehu

March 10, 2021

Congratulations to our House Leaders for 2021 - Ruapehu

House Leaders for 2021 - Tongariro

March 10, 2021

Congratulations to Tongariro's House Leaders for 2021

Year 13 prepare for SUP camp

March 7, 2021

Year 13 PE class complete SUP training

Physio @ Nui

March 5, 2021

Fox Physio @ Nui

Whanau Day - new date

March 5, 2021

17 March is the new day for our first Whanau Day of 2021

PE class work with local Intermediate students

March 3, 2021

Year 12 PE class run activities with students from Taupo Intermediate

Waka Ama team train hard!

March 3, 2021

Waka Ama team are off to a great start with their training

Year 10 students explore robotics

March 3, 2021

Year 10 students explore robotics in class

Alert Level 2 Update - 1 March 2021

March 1, 2021

Alert Level 2 Update - 1 March 2021

Update: Covid 19 Alert Level 2

February 28, 2021

Update: Covid 19 Alert Level 2

Announcing Taupo-nui-a-Tia College 2021 Head Students

February 26, 2021

Rhea Paalvast Head Girl, Lilli-Lee Tupe Deputy Head Girl, Boaz Mellor Head Boy, Taine Hakiwai Deputy Head Boy, congratulations…

Adventure Racing Muster 2021!

February 26, 2021

Adventure Racing Muster 2021!

Results are out for the BOP Area Schools Show Jumping

February 26, 2021

Nui students clean up at the BOP Area Schools Show Jumping Competition!

BOPSS Triathlon--Ohope

February 23, 2021

Nui students earn great results at BOPSS Triathlon in Ohope

Beauty and the Beast

February 23, 2021

Nui students performing in Beauty and the Beast

Attendance Reminder

February 23, 2021

Reminder below for our bell times

Line 6 Wearable Arts

February 22, 2021

Line 6 Upside Down, Inside Out students get creative!

Boys Basketball Pre-Season Camp

February 22, 2021

Boys Basketball Team learn valuable lessons on pre-season camp

Keeping things competitive in Kinloch

February 22, 2021

Nui students compete in Kinloch Triathlon Festival


February 21, 2021

Great vibes at Nui on Colours Day 2021

Playing with Science

February 18, 2021

Science with play-doh

School Photos

February 18, 2021

See details below regarding School Photo Day 2021

First Whanau Day for 2021

February 16, 2021

We welcome all students, parents, whanau and caregivers to attend Wednesday 3 March - details below

Covid-19 Alert Level 2 Update

February 15, 2021

Update attached for Parents, Caregivers and Whanau

Important Notice: Alert Level 2

February 14, 2021

Information for Alert Level 2

Fabulous start to 2021!

February 14, 2021

Fabulous start to 2021!

Congrats to the candidates for Head Students

February 14, 2021

Well done to all of our candidates who spoke at assembly!

Year 13 Camp 2021

February 11, 2021

Year 13s have a blast on Leadership Camp

Traffic Safety Reminder

February 9, 2021

Back to School Safety Reminders

Applications for Innovative Young Minds 2021

February 8, 2021

Applications for the science and technology programme for young women in years 11 and 12 are now open!

NZ Cycling North Island XCO Championship Results

February 8, 2021

Nui riders achieve fabulous results to start the year

Incredible opportunity with BLAKE

February 8, 2021

Incredible opportunity for year 11-13 students with BLAKE

Music Success

February 5, 2021

Music students achieve success!

Cellphone Policy @ Nui

February 5, 2021

The implementation of our new phone policy has already had positive effects in the classroom. We thank you for your support…

Cornerstone Value -Term 1 2021

February 4, 2021

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College is proud to be an accredited Cornerstone Values School. Every term we focus on one of the eight…

Powhiri to welcome Year 9's @ Nui

February 3, 2021

Nui welcomes Year 9s, new students, and their whanau to the college

Taupo Pathways - Licence to Work Programme

February 2, 2021

Next Course Starts 1st March 2021 - see flyer below for more details

When teachers become students...

February 1, 2021

Nui staff take their learning on the lake

NCEA Results

January 22, 2021

NCEA Results are now live - link below

Get2Go Adventure Racing Results

December 22, 2020

7th place finish for adventure racers!

Junior Women's Indoor Volleyball Squad announced!

December 16, 2020

Team announced for 2021

Board of Trustees Election Results

December 14, 2020

We welcome Kevin back to the board and Kylie as a new member to our Board of Trustees

Show us how Papatūānuku can thrive!

December 9, 2020

DOC wants to know how Papatūānuku can thrive

Starting Dates for 2021

December 7, 2020

Please see dates below

Get2Go Challenge!

December 7, 2020

Nui students participate in Torpedo 7 Get2Go Junior Champs at Great Barrier Island

Immunise against meningococcal disease

December 7, 2020

More information below

Sustainability Council plants for the future

December 7, 2020

Planting fruit trees for a sustainable future

Year 9 Cross-Curricular Exhibition

December 4, 2020

Invitation below

Stationery 2022

December 4, 2020

Instructions on how to purchase online

Junior Prizegiving - Effort and Industry Assembly

December 4, 2020

Change of date for Effort and Industry Award Winners.

Volleyball Interprovincial Teams for U15 announced!

December 3, 2020

Nui students named as part of U15 Interprovincial Teams

Camp Week--Day 4

December 3, 2020

The fun continues!

Camp Week--Day 3

December 2, 2020

The epic adventures continue!

Camp Week--Day 2

December 1, 2020

Junior activities continue

North Island Volleyball Championship

December 1, 2020

Nui students gain great results at North Island Volleyball Championship

Camp Week--Day 1

November 30, 2020

Year 10 students kick off Junior Activities Week

Tauhara College Support

November 30, 2020

Tauhara College Support

Year 9 Activities Week

November 29, 2020

Schedule for Year 9 Activities Week

Hangi Fundraiser for Local Legends

November 27, 2020

Supporting our akonga for camp week

Year 9 Speech Finals

November 22, 2020

Year 9 students impress with their speaking prowess

Junior Prizegiving 2020

November 20, 2020

Save the date - Friday 11 December

Technology in the Outdoors

November 20, 2020

Line 6 head outside

Central Plateau Gymkhana

November 15, 2020

Nui team place 3rd at Gymkhana

Furry Friday gives warm fuzzies

November 15, 2020

Canine Friends visit Nui

NCEA Exam Schedule

November 15, 2020

NCEA Exam Schedule for 2020

Notification of Teacher Only Day

November 13, 2020

Monday 23rd November we are holding a Teacher Only Day

Integrity and modesty---celebrating our Dux for 2020!

November 13, 2020

Proxime Accessits and Dux for 2020 have been announced!

Farewell to our 2020 Year 13s!

November 12, 2020

Wishing our 2020 cohort all the best for life away from College

Young people and anxiety presentation

November 12, 2020

Karen Young will hold a virtual presentation to help parents support kids with anxiety

"How far can you carry your granny?"

November 8, 2020

"How far can you carry your granny?" Line 6 students find out!

U19 Girls 7s Rugby qualify for Condors!

November 8, 2020

U19 Girls 7s Rugby qualify for Condors Sevens Tournament in December

Multi-Sport Champs!

November 4, 2020

Nui team win multi-sport championship!

Senior Prizegiving 2020

November 3, 2020

Details below

Year 13 Te Reo Māori Noho

November 3, 2020

Year 13s attend Te Reo Māori Noho

Thanking our whanau!

November 3, 2020

Students in Year 13 give thanks to their whanau

Nui 2020 Sports Awards

November 2, 2020

What a wonderful evening celebrating our students achievements

NCEA Support Package Update

November 2, 2020

Updated Package Timeline

FMG and Farmlands team announcement!

October 31, 2020

Nui girls make the cut!

Dance students dazzle!

October 28, 2020

Dance students impress with their weekend performance

Would you survive a zombie apocalypse?

October 26, 2020

Line 6 students learn how to overcome zombies

Line 6 students get 'tricky'

October 26, 2020

Students from Line 6 enjoy trick art

Te Hapori Ora - The Village of Wellbeing

October 18, 2020

Supporting the growth and development of Kahukura

Getting in on the voting action!

October 17, 2020

Nui students experience voting

2020 Sports Awards

October 15, 2020

Save the date - Thursday 29 October

Final Ballot for 2020

October 15, 2020

Important date below.

Girls Rugby winning streak!

October 14, 2020

Girls 1st XV Rugby team have a successful season

Squashing the competition at the Junior Nationals

October 12, 2020

3rd place at Junior National Squash Tournament

Course prepares students for future in the services

October 11, 2020

Service Prep course gets students ready for future employment

Mountain Biking Success!

October 11, 2020

Nui students achieve great results in the holidays

Boys and Girls Badminton Teams achieve big at BOP

October 1, 2020

Bay of Plenty Secondary Schools Senior Badminton Finals

U15 Boys Rugby Champs!

October 1, 2020

U15 Boys Rugby win 2020 Ram Super Cup!

Open Evening - Monday 12th October

September 23, 2020

Save the date! 6.00pm in the School Hall

Contact Energy contribute to College projects

September 23, 2020

Contact Energy contributes to restoration project

Geography students enjoy learning locally

September 23, 2020

Students head to Rotorua for some practical learning

Rugby teams train hard for top spots

September 21, 2020

Nui teams put in the mahi this year

Dance NZMade Nationals---The results are in!!!

September 20, 2020

Nui dancers impress at Nationals

Education Perfect

September 20, 2020

Whakataetae Reo Māori 2020 Winners

Student built sleep-outs for sale

September 20, 2020

Sleepouts built by Year 13 students are for sale

Te Wiki o Te Reo Māori

September 18, 2020

Mā tātou katoa te reo Māori e whakarauora

Results from the Indoor Hockey Tournament

September 14, 2020

Indoor Hockey 1st and 2nd XI results

Girls 2nd X1 Hockey head to finals in Rotorua!

September 11, 2020

Girls 2nd X1 Hockey team beat Tauhara College 1st X1, 4-2!

Hockey results from Tournament Week!

September 11, 2020

Hockey results from last week

Junior Callback Day

September 10, 2020

Junior Callback Day is 16 September 2020 - see notice below

12SOE hit the slopes!

September 9, 2020

12SOE class go skiiing

Standen Cup Success!

September 9, 2020

Nui team emerges victorious!

Full STEM ahead....

September 9, 2020

STEM students work on useful projects

Opening Evening @ Nui scheduled for October

September 8, 2020

Save the date - Monday 12 October - 6.00pm

Local school visit for taster lessons

September 6, 2020

Students delve into Science

Tournament Week--Hockey News

September 3, 2020

Hockey Updates from Tournament Week

New Date for Opening Evening @ Nui

September 2, 2020

Updated Opening Evening Date

Totally Toto!

September 1, 2020

Jazz band lunchtime performance

Dancing to Nationals!

September 1, 2020

Talented students head to DanceNZMade Nationals

Fashion Tech Volunteer Army!

August 27, 2020

Year 9 Fashion students 'shop that look'

Hard fought game for Women's Basketball

August 27, 2020

Girls play hard in Women's Finals

2021 Course Selection

August 25, 2020

Please find Instructions below on this process - closes Friday 4 September at 12 noon

Taupo Secondary Schooling Project

August 21, 2020

Notification below from the Principal

New Dates for Enrolment Week @ Nui

August 21, 2020

See below new dates - we look forward to having the students visit our College

Subject Report Day - Tuesday 22 September

August 20, 2020

Our second Report Day is confirmed

Girls hockey: in to win!

August 20, 2020

Girls 2nd X1 earn a well-deserved win!

Mountain Bikers put their best wheels forward

August 16, 2020

Nui Mountain Bikers earn great results

Shooting for success

August 14, 2020

Ella Knight and Ella Christensen have their sights aimed high

Adventure Racing--Get2Go

August 13, 2020

Nui students show off their skills

Breakfast Cafe is back!

August 13, 2020

Breakfast Cafe is on every morning at 8:10

Cross-curricular learning in action

August 13, 2020

Science and Maths combine to help students make connections in their learning

Cancellation of Course Information Evening/NCEA Presentation

August 12, 2020

Cancellation of Course Information Evening/NCEA Presentation

Alert Level 2 Update - 12 August 2020

August 12, 2020

Important Update re Level 2 - more to come after midday today

Students take their learning outdoors

August 11, 2020

Year 12 PE students get on their bikes

Important Academic Dates

August 10, 2020

Important Dates below

Classical Studies students get sketching

August 10, 2020

Year 13 Classics class sketch to gain perspective

Local bands battle hard!

August 9, 2020

Nui students earn commendable results at Battle of the Bands

1st X1 Football team continue with unbeaten season

August 9, 2020

Nui's 1st X1 Football team remain unbeaten this season

10 ODE will rock you!

August 9, 2020

10 ODE class test their skills at Rock n Ropes

Smokefree Rockquest results are in!

August 9, 2020

Fantastic results from the Smokefree Rockquest

Peace Week

August 7, 2020

Celebrating our diversity

Environmental dedication with Didymo Dave

August 7, 2020

Didymo Dave works with Year 9 TNT Students

Hockey Boys on a winning streak!

August 7, 2020

The 1st XI Hockey boys have been on a roll!

U15 Rugby Team impress!

August 7, 2020

TNT U15 Rugby Team currently undefeated in U16 Competition

Students get creative in Digital Technology

August 7, 2020

Year 9 students show off their skills

Dance NZ Made Regional Winners!

August 6, 2020

Dance NZ Made Regional Winners!

Football Girls fight for the win!

August 5, 2020

The Girls Football team played hard to win against Tauhara

Equestrian Team train hard!

August 5, 2020

Equestrian Team train hard

Kamar Upgrade

August 5, 2020

Kamar upgrade happening Thursday at 3:30pm

Battle of the Bands

August 5, 2020

Battle of the Bands happening at the Great Lake Centre

Senior Badminton students qualify for CBOP

August 3, 2020

Senior Badminton Qualifiers for the Central Bay of Plenty (CBOP)

Rafting Adventures!

August 2, 2020

Year 13 Rafting Adventures!

Exploring Music Technology with St Patrick's school

August 2, 2020

Exploring Music Technology with students from St Patrick's school

Rockquest bands record their sets

August 2, 2020

Rockquest bands record their video submissions at AVP in Taupo

Essential skills for the bush!

August 2, 2020

Students practice their First-Aid skills

Young writer gets published!

August 2, 2020

Year 9 student, Nicholas Steed has work published

Study Skills Tips

July 31, 2020

A Handy booklet for Year 12 and Year 13 Students

Looking forward to Dance NZ Made 2020!

July 31, 2020

Dance NZ Made 2020 is coming up!

Heading to the Smokefree Rockquest!

July 31, 2020

Bri Hilton selected for Smokefree Rockquest Competition

Girls play great game of football!

July 30, 2020

Girls play great game of football!

Waikato University Visit

July 30, 2020

Year 13 students explore Waikato University

Year 11 drama students entertain!

July 29, 2020

Year 11 drama students perform for an audience

Waikato Young Singer Awards

July 29, 2020

Nui student wins Runner-up!

Dominating the field!

July 29, 2020

Nui 1st XV play hard for the win!

Library News

July 29, 2020

Accessing the Library Catalogue


July 28, 2020

Truth.Be.Tolled record for Rockquest

Adventure Racing--The Great Forest Rogaine!

July 28, 2020

Adventure Racing--The Great Forest Rogaine!

Learning a language through cooking

July 28, 2020

Learning a language through cooking

Happy Birthday!

July 28, 2020

Happy Birthday!

Staff Support Pink Ribbon Appeal

July 25, 2020

Nui staff raise funds for breast cancer

Junior Badminton players qualify for BOP

July 23, 2020

Students qualify to compete in the BOP Junior Badminton Finals

Soaked in Adventure!

July 22, 2020

Students achieve great results in adventure racing!

Drama students dream big!

July 17, 2020

Nui students earn success at SGCNZ UOSW Shakespeare Festival - South Waikato Regionals

When paper planes are acceptable in class...

July 16, 2020

Turns out paper planes can be a valuable learning tool

Committee with commitment!

July 16, 2020

Yearbook Committee hard at work

Hot drink on a cold day!

July 14, 2020

A good way to warm up!

Fashion Forward!

July 9, 2020

Nui students work with Mountview Primary School

Students pitch in for local community

July 8, 2020

Students work together to fix up local bike trails

Celebrating Matariki!

July 7, 2020

Students at Nui celebrate Matariki

Spirit Week--Day 3!!

July 6, 2020

Last day of term and of a fantastic Spirit Week!

Spirit Week-Day 2

July 6, 2020

The fun keeps rolling!

Spirit Week - Colours Day

July 2, 2020

Awesome pics from our first day of Spirit Week - Colours Day

Shaving for a Cure

July 2, 2020

Students at Nui shave for cancer

Year 9 students connecting with community

June 27, 2020

Year 9 class enjoys catching up with students from Waipahihi

Spirit Week at Nui

June 25, 2020

1st - 3rd July

Exploring language through dance

June 24, 2020

Year 9 and 10 students learn through dance

Walking to Waihohonu

June 20, 2020

Year 13 ODL Tramp

Bye Bye, Bertha....

June 20, 2020

Fond memories of the infamous Bertha

Nui students are bouncing off the walls!

June 14, 2020

Students have a go at the indoor climbing wall

International Languages Week

June 14, 2020

Celebrating the diversity of language and culture at the College

Students give back to their local community

June 14, 2020

Students give back to their local community

Students hitting great heights

June 13, 2020

Students try out the climbing wall

Virtual Careers Expo

June 12, 2020

Save the dates!

Subject Report Day - Thursday 25 June

June 11, 2020

Reminder classes will not be held Thursday 25 June due to Subject Report Day Interviews 9.00am - 6.00pm

Trades Academy

June 10, 2020

Trades Academy students back to work after lockdown

Enjoying the great outdoors!

June 9, 2020

Nui students make the most of outdoor education after lockdown

Students Keep Taupo Green

June 7, 2020

Students keep Taupo green by planting trees

Gumboot day!

June 1, 2020

Students show their support for mental health

Making meaning with Maths

June 1, 2020

Year 10 students find meaning through statistics

Christmas comes early for L3 Engineering students

May 27, 2020

Christmas comes early for L3 Engineering students

Wannabes in Waitomo

May 26, 2020

Year 9 Nui students go caving

Celebrating being back in the classroom!

May 24, 2020

Students settle back in to classes after lockdown

Pink Shirt Day

May 24, 2020

Nui students stand together against bullying

Guidelines for Sport at TNT - Alert Level 2

May 20, 2020

Important Information re Guidelines for Sport below

Guidelines for Students returning in Alert Level 2

May 12, 2020

Below are guidelines for our Students returning to school in Alert Level 2

Wannabe-Spelunkers Get Creative!

May 12, 2020

Wannabe-Spelunkers get creative during lockdown

NZQA Update

May 8, 2020

While New Zealand is doing extremely well in the battle against Covid19 and we anticipate a change in alert levels, please…


May 3, 2020

Year 9 Fashion Technology class get creative with online challenge

Library Books

April 29, 2020

Library Books

Update re Resources Collection

April 29, 2020

Updated times for when the foyer will be open each day

Covid-19 Update Alert Level 3

April 21, 2020

Important information from the Principal

Scholarship Information For Students

April 19, 2020

University Scholarships for Year 13 students

Home Learning | Papa Kāinga

April 15, 2020

Home Learning | Papa Kāinga

Free Internet Safety Filter for Parents

April 15, 2020

Free Internet Safety Filter

School Begins Wednesday 15 April

April 14, 2020

We are starting on Green week of the timetable, details below

Guideline for Students - Online Learning

April 9, 2020

Reminder that online learning starts on Wednesday 15 April

Wellbeing in Isolation

April 9, 2020

A site for students during the lockdown

License to Work--The Rafting Edition!

April 6, 2020

License to Work students enjoying the perks of the job!

Urgent Student Response required to enable Online Learning

April 3, 2020

Please ensure your child completes the online form

Year 12 Leadership Camp

March 26, 2020

Nui PE students demonstrate their leadership qualities

As school closes today - message from the Principal

March 25, 2020

As school closes today - message from the Principal

Latest Covid-19 Update--Learning from home

March 25, 2020

Latest Covid-19 Update--Learning from home

Latest Update Covid-19

March 24, 2020

Latest Update Covid-19

Covid-19 Update Alert Level 3 and 4

March 23, 2020

Update from the Principal

Update re Covid-19 23 March 2020

March 23, 2020

Latest update from the Principal

Horse of the Year

March 22, 2020

Caitlin Officer impresses at Horse of the Year competition

SUP in Ohope Beach!

March 22, 2020

SUP in Ohope Beach!

Chalk it up to creativity!

March 21, 2020

Laura McCarthy (left) and Rocio Dysart (right) creating environmentally-friendly pavement chalk


March 20, 2020

Update from the Principal

Nui Students Jump for Joy!

March 20, 2020

Nui students compete at the BOP Show Jumping Competition

Cancellation - 2020 School Production

March 20, 2020

Cancellation notification from the Principal

Rowing their boats

March 18, 2020

Nui students compete in the North Island Rowing Champs

Important Update re Covid-19

March 18, 2020

Update to Parents, Caregivers and Whanau from the Principal

Update to Parents/Caregivers/Whanau

March 17, 2020

Important Update re cancellations regarding Covid-19

Nui shoots to win!

March 17, 2020

Students achieve to a high level at the recent NZ DTL Clay Target Championships

Nui hosts Canadian Rugby Players

March 17, 2020

Canadian Girls Rugby Team hosted by Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

Cancelled - Meet the Teacher Evenings

March 17, 2020

Following best practice guided by the Ministry of Education Parent Teacher Evenings have been cancelled

Year 12 Students tackle Ruapehu--Part 2!

March 14, 2020

Day 2 of the Geography trip to Ruapehu

Update on COVID-19

March 13, 2020

Following update from the Principal

Sailing to success!

March 13, 2020

Nui Sailing Team earn bronze at BOP Champs

Lunchtime Leadership!

March 13, 2020

Lunchtime activities on offer from student Sports Committee

Year 12 Geography students tackle Ruapehu

March 12, 2020

Nui Year 12 Geography Students seek education outside of the classroom

It's a shame to miss a rainbow!

March 12, 2020

Nui students celebrate Pride Week

Community connections at Nui

March 12, 2020

Nui students connect with local businesses

Update on COVID-19

March 10, 2020

Update from the Principal

Zenith Club

March 10, 2020

Zenith Club has resumed for 2020!

Students explore the Waihaha

March 9, 2020

Students explore the Waihaha track as part of their Outdoor Education course

International Students conquer Kaituna

March 7, 2020

International students enjoy day on the water and experiencing thermal activity in Rotorua

Nui hosts Ironman

March 5, 2020

Taupo-nui-a-Tia is honored to be hosting pro-elite Ironman, Kelsey Withrow.

Meet the Teachers Evenings

March 5, 2020

We look forward to meeting parents, caregivers and students

Nui success at BOP Athletic Champs

March 4, 2020

Students from Taupo-nui-a-Tia College perform well at the recent BOP Athletic Champs

Nui students swim strong!

March 2, 2020

Students from Taupo-nui-a-Tia College achieve success in the Across-the-Lake open water swim.


February 20, 2020

Celebrating our athletes and our house pride at Nui!

NZSS Triathlon Champs in Wanaka

February 17, 2020

Students achieve success at NZSS Triathlon Champs in Wanaka

Head Students 2020

February 17, 2020

We are pleased to announce our Head Students of 2020!

Philippines Karate Tournament

February 10, 2020

Taupo-nui-a-tia College student, Katiana Ngata kicks her way to gold, silver and bronze!

North Island Mountain Bike Champs

February 10, 2020

Nui students achieve great results at North Island Mountain Bike Champs in Palmerston North

Scholarship Students

February 10, 2020

Hardworking students earn Scholarship Awards at Taupo-nui-a-tia College

Year 13 Camp

February 10, 2020

Year 13 students from Taupo-nui-a-Tia attend Leadership Camp

Powhiri 2020

February 5, 2020

We've had a great start to the school year, beginning with a warm powhiri for our Year 9s and other new students. It was…

Tuwharetoa Education Grants now open

February 5, 2020

Education Grants are now open for years 11, 12 and 13

Year 9 - stationery

January 16, 2020

As per the enrolment acceptance letter sent, to order your stationery go online to officemax. Please use the following link…

Māori Education Trust - New Scholarships Available

January 12, 2020

The Māori Education Trust has three (3) new secondary scholarships available for 2020. These are as follows: · Māori Education…

Final Ballot to be held in 2019

November 20, 2019

Please see date below for final ballot to be held in 2019

Bay of Plenty Volleyball

November 19, 2019

Bay of Plenty Volleyball

2019 Dux - Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

November 7, 2019

Congratulations to our two Duxes for 2019 - Eleanor Adams and Loughlin McGarth

Measles Update

October 16, 2019

Measles Update below

Taupo-nui-a-Tia Dance Extravaganza

October 14, 2019

Taupo-nui-a-Tia Dance Extravaganza

2019 Taupo-nui-a-Tia Sports Awards

September 27, 2019

2019 Taupo-nui-a-Tia Sports Awards

Hardisty Shield

September 27, 2019

Hardisty Shield On Thursday the Badminton players had a very good day and represented the College superbly with their play…

Bluelight Peer Choice Award

September 27, 2019

Bluelight Peer Choice Award - Cody Blake received a top prize of ‘Peer Choice’ at the Blue Light Life Skills Camp held at…

Celebration of Maori Language Week

September 25, 2019

An inter-house Kapa Haka Competition was held

Hannah off to Switzerland

August 29, 2019

Y13 Student Hannah Howell is now in Switzerland to compete on 31st August

Course Information Evening

August 23, 2019

Thursday 29 August 2019 - 4.30pm - 6.30pm in the College Library

2020 Enrolment Video

August 22, 2019

Here is the link to our 2020 enrolment video. Our head students have done an amazing job of hosting our TNTV news update.

Congratulations to Onera Beck

August 22, 2019

DanceNZMade have selected Year 10 Student - Onera Beck to perform at Nationals this year

Year 9 Course Booklet 2020

August 15, 2019

Link for Year 9 Course Booklet: Enrolment tab / 2020 Year 9 Course Selection

Winners of the McDougall Family Cup 2019

August 15, 2019

Well done to our 1st XI Boys Hockey team. Hockey first 11 traveled down to Tauranga, to defend their Bethlehem cup, a yearly…


August 12, 2019

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College Dancers rocket to the top!

Cornerstone Values - Term 3 - 2019

August 7, 2019

The Cornerstone Value this term is Respect

Students Success

August 7, 2019

Zenith and Year 9 and 10 Achievers Awards

Senior Students help with Haka Practice

August 6, 2019

Students visit Taupo Kids Community

Adobe Creative Cloud

August 6, 2019

Adobe Creative Cloud is available by paying at the office, then taking the receipt to the IT Department

Course Selection 2020

August 6, 2019

Please find below 2020 Course Selection Information for Y10 - Y13 Students

Sports Wrap Term 3 - August 2019

August 6, 2019

Sports Wrap Term 3

Messages from the Office - August 2019

August 6, 2019

Please read important messages from the Office

Year 10 Camp Information

August 5, 2019

Camp chosen and non-refundable deposit of $50 paid and signed permission slip returned by 15 August 2019.

Trades Academy

August 5, 2019

Trades Academy @ Nui

Taupo-nui-a-Tia College 1st XV - Winners of the Standen Cup

August 2, 2019

Congratulations to our 1st XV Rugby Team

Got a Trade? Got it Made!

July 31, 2019

Got a Trade? Got it Made!

Year 13 Careers Checklist, Term 3, 2019

July 30, 2019

Checklist for Year 13 Students

Schools Show Hunter Day

July 25, 2019

Over the holidays the equestrian team participated in the "Schools Show Hunter Day" which was open to primary, intermediate…

The future is bright for Taupo-nui-a-Tia Rugby

July 4, 2019

At the halfway point in the Bay of Plenty Premier Competition, the U14 TNT Boys College team have already swept aside teams…

Rockquest Solo Finals

July 3, 2019

Huge congratulations to Shayna Nash

Shave for a Cure

July 3, 2019

Shave for a Cure 2019 @ Nui

Year 13 ODL Camp

June 26, 2019

Photos from a recent Year 13 ODL Camp.

Sports Volunteers

June 25, 2019

This week is national volunteers’ week. We are fortunate to have a number of staff, parents, and students who put their…

Sports Wrap Term 2 June

June 25, 2019

Sports wrap by Simone Stewart, Sports Coordinator

Music Faculty

June 25, 2019

Five groups entered into the Bay of Plenty regional competitions of Chamber Music New Zealand held in Mt Maunganui. We were…

Manu Korero - Te Arawa Regionals

June 25, 2019

Manu Korero Placings for Te Arawa Regionals held Wednesday 5 June 2019 at Toi Ohomai Rotorua.

Rotary Student Exchange

June 25, 2019

Spend 12 weeks in Australia attending school, living with your host family and returning to Taupo. For the next 12 weeks…

Gateway Update June

June 25, 2019

This month through our Gateway programme we were invited to take a group of students along to Contact Energy’s Wairakei…

Geography Field Trip

June 25, 2019

The 13 Geography class spent an exciting day undertaking geographic research at selected rivers along the shores of the…

Missing Library and Textbooks

June 25, 2019

A big plea to all parents and students.  Please, please would you return overdue textbooks and library books. 

Message from the office - August

June 25, 2019

Important Messages from the Office

Senior Ball 2019

June 25, 2019

Thank you to the Senior Ball Committee members, staff and students who helped make our Ball fabulous!!

Road Safety Reminder

June 25, 2019

The traffic flow on Spa Road has increased significantly over the last few years.  That is why we need your help in ensuring…

Student Success

June 25, 2019

Zenith and Duke of Edingburgh

Principals message June

June 25, 2019

Principals message June: Tena Koutou katoa With term two coming to an end it is timely to reflect on all the positive activities…

Cornerstone Values

June 24, 2019

Cornerstone Values

Taupo Business

June 19, 2019

A BIG THANK YOU for the generous support that the following Taupo businesses have given to our Technology Department for…

Sports Wrap Term 2

June 19, 2019

Summer Tournament Week We had many students travel away during the national summer tournament week. This was successful…

Online Course information and option selection

June 19, 2019

Increasingly, the school website is becoming the central hub for all college information. We are continually working towards…


June 19, 2019

A reminder that you can now purchase uniform online using the School Shop Tab on the school website www.taupocollege.ac.nz.…

NCEA Announcement

June 19, 2019

On 13 May, the Minister of Education made a significant announcement around NCEA. The Minister’s announcement had three…

Bay Trust Centre clinic times

June 19, 2019

BayTrust main doors are closed for 10 minutes at 8:50am and after interval bells