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


 Latest ERO report 2019 now available. 

We are really proud of the Letter_from_the_Minister_of_Education.pdf we received.





School Zone Ballot open for 2021

Please enquire now about places.

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