Starting your child at school can be stressful so let us help you to take some of the stress away.
Come for a visit - our new entrant room is always happy to have visitors and this helps your child to get familiar with the teachers and room they will be in. We recommend having a few visits before starting school.
Have the right paperwork - you will need your child's birth certificate and immunisation certificate when you enrol.
Check out our information brochures for more ideas and information.
Yellow T-shirts and green polarfleeces are available from Postie+ and The Warehouse.
Any black pants, shorts or skirts.
Bucket or wide-brimmed green hat in Term 1 and 4.
3-5.30 pm daily
Contact the office for more information
SCHOOL CONTACT: The school can be contacted in a range of ways:
The school landline phone number is (07) 895-7651 and our cell phone is 027 487 2148.
Please feel free to use these contact numbers, or email the office on firstname.lastname@example.org
Please remember to contact the school office with any change in YOUR address and/or phone numbers.
The Key Competencies are the skills that underpin all learning in New Zealand schools to develop lifelong learners.
- Using language, symbols and texts
- Managing self
- Relating to others
- Participating and contributing
Check out this website for some ideas about how to help at home
Team Tuakana is made up of year 5 - 8 akonga. Our teachers are Miss L, Miss Rose, Miss O'Rielly, Miss Higgs, Miss Turner and Miss Ngatai. Our learning takes place in a collaborative model with akonga working with and creating with different teachers and students each day. All akonga are responsible to drive their own learning and to be positive role models in our school. Attached below is our team parent booklet.
Tuakana parent booklet
At Turaki Primary School we SeeSaw. All learners have their own journal that whanau and family and access 24/7. SeeSaw is an online learning journal that we are using to share what and how your child is learning at school. Your child will add documents, videos, and pictures throughout the week. Below is a slideshow to explain SeeSaw & how you can connect to your child's journal.