Te Kura o Tihiōtonga - Otonga School


Welcome to

Te Kura o Tihiōtonga

Otonga School

Mission  Statement 

United by the four winds, we grow stronger together.


Mā te kōtahitanga e ngā hau e whā, ka kaha whakatupu ngātahi tātau.



Developing our students to be confident, connected, actively involved lifelong learners.


  • We strive to do our best: what I know, what I am learning and what I need to do next

  • We act with curiosity: thinking skills, research and inquiry process, creativity and innovation, confident communicators

  • We grow as leaders: leadership and group roles, collaborator and active listener, problem solver, activator

  • We are global citizens: environmental awareness, fit and active, bicultural and multicultural, individuality and diversity



.Teachers Union Update and Mid Year Parent Teacher Student Interviews




School Zone Ballot open for 2020

We have the following places available for out of zone children :

Year 1 - 20

Year 2- 10

Year 3 & 4 - 5

Applications to be in by 29 November 2019

Confirmation of placement 2nd December

Apply here