Takapuna Grammar School
210 Lake Road, Takapuna, Auckland
Tel + 64 9 489 4167
Email: office@takapuna.school.nz

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Co-Curricular Activities

Takapuna Grammar School offers students a wide range of co-curricular activities to enable students to be involved in the wider life of the school. See List below.

A large number of sporting activities is offered ranging from traditional team sports through to opportunities for students to excel in their individual pursuits. The Sports Institute gives students the chance to invest significant time and commitment to their areas of talent and potential. There is a high expectation that students will achieve to their potential and “be the best they can be”.

The Arts are extremely well served. Students can select from a wide range of activities in art, music, dance and drama. Again, opportunity for individual development is catered for through individual programme design and itinerant instruction.

 

Co-Curricular Opportunities 2016
 
Staff TIC
Room
Adventure Racing
 
Sports
Amnesty International
Ms Sweetman
RR88
Art Gallery Club
Ms Cammell
N51
Athletics
 
Sports
Badminton
Mr Joseph
N43
Ball committee
Mrs Close, Mrs Combrinck
SSC in RR
Basketball
 
Sports
Charities
Mr Waller
DP office
Chess
 
 
Choirs
Senior (Skat a Tak)
Ms Horder
M26
 
Boys (Sultans of Sing)
 
Barbershop quartets
Boost Christian Group
Mr Joseph
N48
Concert Band
Mr Stent
M26
Cricket
 
Sports
Cross Country
 
Sports
Cycling – road, mountain, track
Ms McDowell / Ms Kayes
Sports
 
Highland Dance Group
Ms McDowell
Sports Hall
Dance
Hip Hop
Ms Cryns
M27A
 
Cactus Dance Company
 
Prickles Dance Group
Ms Woodfield
M27A
 
K Pop Dance Group
Mr Park
International
Debating Y11-13
Ms Lynch
M14E
Documentary Club
Ms Rodgers, Mr Wilkins
IB Office
Drama Productions
Ms Horder, Mr De Grut
M27
Duke of Edinburgh
Mr Simpkins
SSC in RR
Engineering Competition
Mr Stewart, Mrs Cooke
N34
Environmental Group
Mrs Evans, Mr Smith
Soc Sci Office
Equestrian
 
Sports
ESOL Homework Club
Ms Soma-Barron
N52
Fashion Show
Ms Woodward
PB68
Feminism Group
Mrs Woodley
SSC in RR
Football (Soccer)
Mr Smith, Mrs Tuisila
RR86, Sports
40 hour famine
 
ESOL office
48 Hour Film Project
Mr McQuillan
M16
Golf
Mrs Close
SSC in RR
Hockey
Mrs Breen
LSC, M23
House Leaders
Mr J Lamb, Mr Viles, MsPerry, Ms Murphie, Ms Bashford
DP offices
International Club/ Evening
Mr Park
International
Jazzband
Mr Stent
M25
Journalism Club Y11-13
Mrs Holding
M17
Kapa Haka
Ms Buchanan, Ms A Jenkins
SL94
Korean Fan Dance Group
Mr Park
International
Korean Culture
Mr Park
International
Mandarin and Chinese Culture
Lijun Qiu
International
Mathex
Miss Roxburgh
 
Maths Competitions
Mrs Cooke
Maths Office
Maths Olympiad Group
Mrs Cooke
Maths Office
Multisport (Aqua/Du/Triathlon)
 
Sports
MUNA (Model United Nations)
Mrs Hutton
NZQA Office
Netball
Miss Goodall
Sports
Orchestras
Mr Dawson
M26
Orienteering
 
Sports
Peer Drug and Alcohol Team
Mr Scovell, Mrs Ferens
SSC in RR
Peer Mentoring
Ms Pottinger
SSC in RR
Peer Leadership Team
Michelle Hay, Ms McDowell, Heidi Remmington
SSC in RR
Peer Service Team
Ms Pottinger, Mr Simpkins
SSC in RR
Peer Sexuality Support Programme
Mr Eichblatt, Ms Pottinger
SSC in RR
Peer Support
Ms Pottinger
SSC in RR
Petanque
Mrs Ellis
SL97
Photography Club
Mr Kydd
Tech Block
Programming Club
 
 
Robotics
Mr Buckley
M21
Rowing
Ms van Dam (Head Coach), Mrs Holding
Sports
Rugby
Mr Scovell
Sports
SADD
Mrs Pottinger
SSC in RR
Sailing/Yachting
 
Sports
School Band Performers
Mr Stent, Ms Horder, Mr DeGrut
M25
School Show
Ms Horder, Mr DeGrut
M26/M27
Science Competitions
Mr Heneghan
Science Office
Science Revision Club
Mr Heneghan
Science Office
Shares and Investment Club
Mrs Johnson and Ms Yap
Bus & Ent office
Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Group
Mr De Grut
M27
Ski team
Mr Kwan
 
Snowboarding
Mr Wardell
Sports
Special Ed. Buddies
Mrs Brooke
SED2
Spirit of Adventure
Ms Bashford
Office
Squash
 
Sports
Stage Challenge
Mrs Cooke
Maths Office
Student Book Club
 
Library
Student Librarians
Ms White
Library
Surfing
Mr Ross
PE Office
Swimming
Ms Stewart, Mr Kwan
Sports, PB72
Table Tennis
Mrs Kothe, Mr Hoang
N44, M22
Tae Kwon Do
Mr Park
International
Taka Geo Club
Miss Gill, Miss Sladen, Miss Kelly
Soc Sci Office
Tennis
 
Sports
Theatre Company
Mr DeGrut
PefArt Office
Theatresports
Mr DeGrut
PefArtOffice
Touch
Mrs Dobson
Phys Ed Office
Ultimate Frisbee
Mr Cade, Mrs Ferens
Science Office
Unicef
Mrs Woodley
SSC in RR
Volleyball
 
Sports
Water polo
 
Sports
Wilson Home Volunteers
Mrs Brooke
Spec Ed
Wilson School Volunteers
Mr Park
International
Woodcraft Club
Mr Kelly
PB65
Writers' Club
Mrs Barnett, Sam Lilly
M29, M28
Yearbook
Mrs Holding
SL
Young Enterprise Scheme
Mr Videler, Mrs Johnson, Ms Kofoed, Ms Yap, Mrs Burk
Bus & Ent Dept
Youth Exchange Programmes
Mr Holding, Mr Lamb
Languages Office