90th School Reunion - Labour Weekend 2017
We invite staff and students past and present to join us in celebrating the School's 90th Jubilee at our School Reunion this Labour Weekend 20th - 22nd October 2017.
For more information and to register please click on the following links:
Cracking Cricketing Success
The TGS First XI boys cricket team are on fire! Read all about their fantastic season here: www.stuff.co.nz/auckland/local-news/north-shore-times/91208288/takapuna-grammar-cricketers-return-to-the-top-competition-for-2018
Takapuna Grammar School is proud to present our phenomenal 2017 production 'Grease" opening on 2nd May.
Please click on the following link for ticketing information:
TGS Football & Netball Australian Tour Fundraising Raffle 2017
The winners are:
1st Prize: Caroline Laband (#1004)
2nd Prize: Chris Norris (#0427)
3rd Prize: Danya Walker (#0710)
Performing Arts Department welcomes Mr Dil
Introducing Mr. Robert Dil...
Robert is new to the department in 2017, having previously taught drama and music in South Auckland, Beijing, Shanghai and Wellington. He is highly experienced and specialises in Musical Theatre. As a musician, Robert plays the clarinet, flute, and saxophone. He is also trained in singing. Robert has clocked up over 100 professional learning hours on Broadway ... >>
Whanau, Form and ID Photo catch up - 2 March
Whanau, Form and ID Photo catch up will be held in the Sports Center on the 2th March.
Please see timetable below to find out when your year level timeslot is to be held.
2017 School Houses
This year TGS introduced new School houses for 2017. Below are the names of the houses, their colours and the meaning behind each name.
- (TU TE) IHI - Kowhai (Yellow) - Intrinsic force, personal magnetism, ray of light.
- (TU TE) WEHI - Kakariki (Green) - To be awesome, in awe, Respect.
- (TU TE) WANA - Karaka (Orange) - Exciting, thrilling ... >>
´Through the looking glass´ - Technology Conference 2017
The Takapuna Grammar School Technology Conference 2017 - Through the Looking Glass: Innovation and Creativity in Technology Education focuses on showcasing local creative and innovative business practice and entrepreneurs, examine their business models and their potential to adapt their practice in Technology Education.
Over the last decades, innovation and creativity have become critical skills. Companies which have done the best ... >>
Co-curricular Afternoon 3-5PM Wednesday 15th March
A showcase for the school's co-curricular opportunities will take place in the School Library from 3.00pm to 5.00pm on Wednesday 15 March. All are welcome - come along and see the range of sporting, cultural, academic and other activities on offer.
IB Info Evening - Monday 6th march 5.30PM
An Information Evening for Year 12 International Baccalaureate students and their parents/caregivers will be held in the School Library at 5.30pm on Monday 6 March.
Uniform and stationary shop temporary closing hours
Parents, caregivers and students are advised that on Wednesday 1 March and Wednesday 15 March the Uniform & Stationery Shop will be closed before school. On those days, the shop will open for students at interval and lunchtime, and for parents and caregivers from 2.30pm to 3.00pm, as per usual.
Rotary International Student Exchange to Australia in 2017
Rotary International seeks students who will be in Year 10 or Year 11 in 2017 and who are keen for a life-changing experience spending one term in an Australian school. Interested students should contact Chris Barber on firstname.lastname@example.org.
After School Learning Programme Mon - Fri in school term
On campus learning programme for Intermediate (7-8) and Secondary school (9-13) Students available every evening afterschool in term times.
Please click here to generate an email application. Please find below further information on the Programme and tutorials offered.