June 5

Our School



Tainui School is situated on Dunedin’s south coast and in close proximity to St Kilda, St Clair and Tomahawk beaches and the beautiful scenery and wildlife of the Otago Peninsula.  It has been providing a high quality Year 1 to Year 6 teaching and learning environment for the local community since 1929. We warmly welcome your interest and invite you to find out more about us by visiting the other pages of this site.

41 Tahuna Road
Dunedin 9013
New Zealand

(03) 455 0566
027 308 9016


2020 Re-opening Dates

Office opens on Monday 27 January (8:00 – 4:00)

Stationery packs available at the Office from Wednesday 29 January. See the information below if you wish to order a pack online.

Classes begin at 9:00 on Monday 3 February, with classrooms open to greet children and whānau from 8:30. Before School Care opens in our Library at 8:00.



Packs can be couriered to your home or work address.  This is a free service if your order is over $46.00 – including orders you make for siblings attending other schools.  It requires an additional payment of $5.90 for orders under this amount.  Payments can be made by credit card, debit card or internet banking.  Stationery lists can also be viewed and downloaded using this website.