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Welcome to Tangaroa College

About Tangaroa College


At Tangaroa College we are committed to nurture in each student:
a belief in self, a commitment to achieve, and the spirit of aroha.

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Enrolment


Everything you need to know about joining the College

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Academic


As a school we are committed to raising student achievement.  In doing this we seek to build the strengths that the students bring with them…

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Careers Centre

Our goal is to equip students with career management competencies which are required in a modern and fast changing work and study environment.

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Co-curricular


Tangaroa College offers many opportunities for students to explore, challenge, affirm and celebrate artistic expressions of self community and culture.

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BYOD in 2019


In 2019, Year 9 students will be expected to bring a chromebook or other digital device to school to use in lessons.

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Welcome to Tangaroa College

At Tangaroa College we are committed to nurture in each student a belief in self, a commitment to achieve, and the spirit of aroha.

Whether by small steps or giant leaps, our students are encouraged to take pride in their achievements. By recognising and celebrating each success, students build self-esteem and gain the confidence to strive for bigger and better goals.

Term Dates

2019 Term Dates:
Term 1: Friday 1 February – Friday 12 April
Term 2: Monday 29 April – Friday 5 July
Term 3: Monday 22 July – Friday 27 September
Term 4: Monday 14 October – Friday 11 December

News & Notices

Netball Coaches Needed

Hi All We are looking for NETBALL Coaches to help out with our three Senior Netball teams this Season. Teams will be mainly made up for these age groups.  Year 11 (Sen B) Year 12 (Sen B) Year 13 (Sen A) We have staff ‘managers’ who have offered to help on the day – but […]

Vacancy: Teacher Aide Fixed Term

We seek an enthusiastic and motivated Teacher Aide for a fixed term position, to start as soon as possible (2019). The key tasks of the role include working in classrooms with students and teachers to assist in the teaching and learning process, preparation of resources for students and providing assessment support. The successful applicant will […]

Our Vision

At Tangaroa College we excel in education through: innovative learning, a tradition of caring, and partnerships

Enrol Today! View the 2019 Information Booklet

Academic Information

Tangaroa College offers students a varied curriulum in the following learning areas: Arts, Commerce, Information Technology, Langauges, Technology, Social Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Education and Health, English, Sport and Recreation, and Career Skills.

The curriculum provides life and career skills preparation for all students covering – academic courses, work skills programmes, sport and physical activity, and cultural and social learning.

Read about our Learning Areas here

The National Certificate of Educational Achievement (NCEA) is the official secondary school qualification in New Zealand.

Read more about NCEA here

In Year 9 students learn from a compulsory core curriculum. From Year 10 onwards they can select a certain number of optional subjects in addition to core subjects up to Year 13 where the student is free to choose all their subjects.

Optional courses allow students to follow their individual interests and strengths, and tailor their learning towards their future career paths of choice.

Find out about course options here

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