Tauraroa Area School - TE KURA TAKIWA O TAURAROA Tauraroa Area School - TE KURA TAKIWA O TAURAROA


THIS TERM'S CORNERSTONE VALUE IS: Pa-te-aroha / Compassion+

To help, empathise with, or show understanding and support to those who suffer


Important Announcements

The BP Challenge will be held in the library Wednesday 6th July - Friday 8th July. This means that the library will be closed and will re-open in Term 3. Please make sure students are encouraged to get their holiday reads before then and apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Latest newsletter   23 June 2022

2022 Stationery Lists: We have teamed up with Office Max MySchool to make it easy for you to purchase all your family's school stationery needs for 2022. Avoid the last minute rush and help the school earn rewards at the same time. Click here to order now. [View Stationery Lists on the Being Informed page under Stationery/BYOD.] 

TAS Junior Prizegiving     9:30am to 12pm       https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MaJeRR50PeM

TAS Senior Prizegiving     1pm to 3pm      https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gu-jUmMsmYQ

Mrs Magee's Mathematics resources website

To View The Daily Notices - Please Click Here,

TAS Prospectus TAS Prospectus

Online application for enrolment form Enrolment Application Form 

Teacher Vacancy Application Forms


NCEA Explained Useful Exam Links NZQA 2022 Examination Timetable NCEA Fees



NCEA information evening Wed 29th Sept 2021 at 7pm in TAS gym. For Year 10, 11, & 12 students and caregivers. Due to COVID-19 Alert Level 2 numbers need to be limited to 100, scan/sign in, hand sanitise, wear a mask and maintain physically distance. Please only attend if you need to ask questions in person. Information for 2021 NCEA examinations and 2022 course handbooks will be available as e-copies on the school website and sent via email.

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All about NCEA - National Certificate of Educational Achievement - Levels 1-3

Download the Guide to NCEA booklet (pdf) or te reo version

NZQA's Page for Parents

NCEA Explained- This link is to the NZQA pages where everything you need to know about the National Certificates of Educational Achievement is explained. Note that owing to the disruptions to learning and assessment by COVID19 there are some changes specific to 2021. Information about these changes will be available ASAP. 

Information about NCEA and Scholarship Entry Fees

These fees have been charged by the NZQA for NCEA and Scholarship entries. They have bee charged each year for each student entered into NCEA and collected by the school for bulk payment. In 2019 the NCEA fees for domestic NZ students has been removed but International fee-paying students are still charged if they enter NCEA assessments. There are other fees for various things such as reprints, reconsiderations and searches for past results. http://www.nzqa.govt.nz/about-us/our-role/legislation/fees/secondary-education-fees/

Useful Links

Information for students who need to apply for a derived grade

Study and Revision Advice