Our children are resilient, innovative, contributing, thinkers and communicators. They are passionate learners and understand their strengths; and how what they do makes a difference to the world. They constantly raise the bar. Our educators are inspirational, innovative and diverse. We ask them to spark and inspire our Learners. Tai Tapu is one of the oldest primary schools in Canterbury and dates back to 1876.  We are proud of a long tradition of country education, which combines the benefits of a rural position with all the opportunities of current educational practice... read more

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Pikorua and Porowhita plant 600 trees

Over 150 students  from Porowhita and Pikorua planted native trees at Tai Tapu domain today ...

Pikorua Students design new Rugby jerseys

Four of our Pikorua students are delighted to finally see the outcome of their DARE project. They...

School Production "The Great Enzo"

Our School production "The Great Enzo" was recently performed over three highly acclaimed evening...

School Cookbook

Phone: (03) 329 6796   |   Fax: (03) 329 6193   |   Email: info@taitapu.school.nz  |  Mail address : C/- Postal centre, Tai Tapu, Christchurch   |   Location: Cnr Main Akaroa Highway and School Road, Tai Tapu, Christchurch