We have completed our lockdown practise and all students, staff and people onsite are safely accounted for.  Everyone did very well.  Please see your child’s notice.  Thank you for your support and understanding while we conduct these practises. 

Welcome to Tāmaki Primary School

Whāia te ara tika | Pursue the right path

Principal's Welcome

Kia ora, Mālō e lelei, Talofa lava, Kia orana, Fakaalofa atu, bula vinaka, Kamusta, Ayubowan, Salam 

We welcome your interest in our fabulous School – part of a diverse and vibrant community, close to the beautiful Maungarei and on the shore of the stunning te wai o Taiki (Tāmaki river).  We’re a committed, caring staff and Board, focused on quality relationships and quality teaching/learning for our ākonga.  We continue to mahi forward – Whāia te ara tika – to enable our ākonga pursue and achieve their personal best!

I’m delighted to have joined TPS as your Principal at the start of 2021.  Nau mai, haere mai parents and whānau!

Mauri ora,

Dr. Deanna Johnston

Principal | Tumuaki

EdD, MEd, BEd, DipTchg

EMCC Senior Practitioner

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