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Nau Mai Haere Mai, Welcome and Warm Pacific Greetings

Tainui School is situated on Dunedin’s south coast in close proximity to the beaches of St Kilda, St Clair and Tomahawk, and the beautiful scenery and wildlife of the Otago Peninsula.

It has been providing a high quality Year 1 to Year 6 learning environment for the community since 1929.

Our vision exemplifies that we are a caring community where everyone learns and flourishes.

We warmly welcome your interest and invite you to discover more about the education we provide.

A caring community where everyone learns and flourishes

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Latest Notices

Sharing Our Learning
11 Apr 2024

Please make sure your child’s clean sports uniform is returned to the office TOMORROW. We need them for our winter sports teams. Thank you.

9 Apr 2024

Please let us know ASAP if your Year 5 or 6 child would like to play for our school hockey team. At the moment we don't have quite enough players to make a team.

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