Curriculum & Facilities

Tauranga Intermediate provides:

  • English lessons 

    • Pleasant modern classroom within the international department
  • Spacious classrooms with interactive white boards and computers

    • Supported by a well resourced library/information centre
  • Multi Media - optional

    • Paper less digital programme
    • Students work on their own personal laptops
  • Children with Special Abilities (CWSA) classrooms

    • Develop their thinking and team problem solving skills
  • Modern specialised work spaces in the technology area

    • Electronics
    • Food Technology
    • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
      • 3 computer suites with specialist teachers
    • Materials Technology
    • Structures and Mechanisms
    • Science & Bio Technology
  • Music, visual arts and performing arts

    • Specialist teachers who are experts in their area
    • Fully equipped music suite including a recording studio
    • Musical instrument lessons available – drums, guitar, flute,violin,keyboard
    • Award winning school choir
    • Rock band, orchestra
    • Biennial musical show
  • Outdoor Education

    • A wide range of challenging outdoor experiences to develop confidence
      • Kayaking
      • Rock wall climbing
      • High Ropes
      • Abseiling
      • Hiking in the New Zealand native forest
      • Orienteering
      • Archery
    • All students attend a one week outdoor experience at the schools Ngamuwahine Outdoor Education Lodge
  • Sport

    • Development of skills in many sports
      • Football
      • Golf Academy
      • Basketball
      • Tennis
      • Hockey
      • Volleyball
      • Netball
      • Rock climbing
      • Rugby
      • Badminton
      • Cross Country running
      • Athletics
      • Triathlons
      • Mountain Biking
      • Surfing
      • Kayaking
      • Gymnastics
      • Cheerleading
    • Astro–turf courts and a modern well equipped gymnasium
Tauranga Intermediate School: International Students