Graduation – Thursday 7pm

Just a reminder that we have our 2020 Graduation tomorrow night at The Piano on Armagh Street. Starts at 7pm, doors open from 6.30pm Graduating students should be there by 6.30pm. If you can’t make it tomorrow, here’s the live feed for you to watch… The stream should be live from 6.50pm

Help needed!

Kia ora folks, so far there has only been one response to assist with the afternoon tea for the upcoming conference Whakanuia te kanorau – Celebrating Diversity. With so many awesome speakers coming, I’d love to show how the Ao Tawhiti parent community can pull together. Please support this event by offering to help out […]

Whakanuia te kanorau – more bios and blurbs

Thanks to those of you who have registered for this awesome event. Registrations are not vital; they do help with planning, however, so please head on over to to register your intent to come along. Remember, it will only succeed if you come. Bring your friends, whānau, co-workers – all are welcome! Tomorrow I […]

Graduation 2020…

Thursday, November 5 is our graduation! This event is one of the absolute highlights of the year. Graduation is our chance to farewell our leavers, hear each of their stories and wish them well on their next step. This year we’re thrilled to announce that graduation will take place at the Piano. We’re set for a […]

Whakanuia te kanorau – Celebrating diversity

It’s getting close! Don’t forget to register at to come and see a range of fantastic speakers. Here is some info about one of our speakers, Alison Schroeder: Speech & Language Therapist, Primary School Teacher, Author, Owner and Executive Director Socially Speaking Alison Schroeder is a New Zealand registered Speech & Language Therapist and […]

Book your tickets

Two shows only; 7pm Friday 16 October and 7pm Saturday 17 October. Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery’s Drama students are performing Passengers for our 2020 Senior Production. The performances are at Majestic25, corner of Wilmer and Durham Street. Passengers, written by one of New Zealand’s leading playwrights, is set in the 1860s, onboard an immigrant ship […]


Ao Tawhiti Unlimited Discovery School  Board of Trustees’ ElectionDeclaration of Student Election Results Student representative votes:HENDERSON-WALSHE George 19HITCHINGS-ANSTICE Ferdinand 7HORN Kate 17OPIE Rosa 41WILSON Dom 45Invalid votes 10 I hereby declare Dominic Wilson duly elected. SignedJacinta BuistReturning Officer24 September 2020

Junior Production for 2020

Calling Year 7-10 performers, creatives and crew. It is time to get started on the Junior Production for 2020; The Greek Mythology Olympiaganza. A hilarious mash up of Greek myths and legends AUDITIONS are Thursday 24 Sept Week 10. You need to choose either lunchtime OR 3-5pm after school in 1.2For your audition you do not need to prepare […]