Student Services

At Takapuna Grammar School we understand the complexities of life as a teenager. The students benefit from our ‘wraparound’ approach to their wide range of well being needs. This support may be in the areas of social pressures, mental and emotional stresses, barriers to learning, health issues, resolving conflict and family crisis. We have a dedicated team of pastoral care professionals working together to help our students navigate their way into adulthood.

The student services department includes - Registered Nurse, Physiotherapist (Shore Physio), 2 x Deans at each year level, Deputy Principal, Student Services Manager, Specialised Counsellors, Hauora Co-ordinator and Attendance.

For a full contact list of the Deans, click here.

Health Centre

The Health Centre, located in the Student Services, is open between the hours 8.30 a.m. and 3.05 p.m. Monday to Friday. 
P: + 64 9 489 4167 ext 9297 
E: [email protected]


Students may make onsite appointments in the dedicated physio room (located in Student Services) or by email:

'Physio in Schools'

Guidance Department

The Guidance Department at TGS offers a private and confidential service for all students. Students self-refer, or may be referred by teachers, deans, senior management, or parents, but the choice of whether or not to engage in counselling lies with the student themselves.

Student Peer Teams

The Peer Teams are six groups of Year 12 and 13 students that are committed to creating positive change at Takapuna Grammar and throughout the wider community.

Hauora Co-ordinator
TGS has a deep desire for school to be a great place to be for both staff and students. Even though well-being at TGS is shared and underpins our values, the Hauora Co-ordinator role is to help foster and co-ordinate the culture of well-being.
P: 09 489 4167 ext 9620
E: [email protected]

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