Taupo is a Co-Educational Secondary School College catering for students from Years 9 - 13. The College is favoured by a well-qualified, experienced and committed staff who are able to use the excellent facilities and resources to meet the widely varying needs of all students.

The purpose of education at Taupo-nui-a-Tia College is to prepare our students intellectually, socially and emotionally to take their place as responsible members of the wider community.

As an accredited Cornerstone Values school, the College is committed to the building of character through advocating, modeling and teaching the values of responsibility, respect, kindness, honesty, compassion, obedience, duty, consideration and concern for others.


There are a number of specialised facilities available for student use in addition to general purpose classrooms: a new student centre to cater for all student welfare needs, a gymnasium, a recently upgraded learning resource centre including a well stocked library, reading room and study complex incorporating the latest computer technology, seven science laboratories, four full computer suites, a technology complex, an art block that features a hyperpod of computers with 'state of the art' design programmes, a large hall and stage, a performing arts centre which includes well equipped music suites. A large marae complex complements the College.
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