Tauhara College

School Life

Orientation Programme

On your first day, you will have an orientation and meet with the International Student Dean.  You will take an English test and choose your subjects. You will also meet your buddy student who will help you adjust to school.


Tauhara College students and the staff are very friendly and helpful to our international students.  You will feel welcome and become part of the school very quickly. 

Extracurricular Activities

Tauhara College provides many performance, sporting and cultural activities and has an extensive outdoor education programme.  These opportunities include athletics, badminton, cricket, cross country, equestrian, golf, hockey, kayaking, rugby, football, netball, basketball, volleyball, mountain biking, hiking, rock climbing, snowboarding/skiing, shooting, sailing, swimming, touch rugby, tennis, and triathlon/multisport.   We encourage all our students to participate and find this a perfect way to develop collaborative skills and make new friends.