“We make a difference”

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What they do

Our wonderful PTA is the driving force behind all the fundraising activities at Tahatai Coast School. Fundraising is essential to give our students access to the best resources, equipment, facilities, technology and opportunities.

Current PTA committee members

  • Co-Chair: Gideon Retief & Natasha Thomas
  • Co-Secretary: Linda Holmes & Amy Retief
  • Co-Treasurer: Kim Schibli & Carrie Clark
  • Staff representatives: Bianca Nielsen and Shona Poppe

The PTA meets every month, with exact dates confirmed closer to the time. We invite interested parents and teachers to join us. 

We value your contribution.

What are we fundraising for this year?

  • Exciting new outdoor play equipment
  • Goals for the sports fields and courts

Our achievement

We make a difference at Tahatai Coast School! The PTA has raised money for:

  • Our fabulous new Senior and Junior playgrounds
  • Emergency classroom kits 
  • Community defibrillator
  • Books and games for classrooms
  • Friendship bench and games to play on bench
  • Surfboards for TCS Board Riders’ Club
  • Contribution to the Scooter track
  • Te Whanau o Tahatai Breakfast Club signage and Toasters
  • Audio, visual and lighting systems for the hall
  • Sandpit shade sails
  • Gazebos for sports days
  • Mobilo for the Junior School
  • Food drives for local community groups

Our PTA Fundraisers

  • Christmas on the Field
  • School Discos
  • Calendar Art
  • Yummy Stickers for Sports Gear
  • Entertainment Membership
  • Donut Day
  • School Quiz Night  
  • Readathon, Spellathon, Mathathon
  • Weekly Pizza Lunches
  • Summer Iceblock sales
  • Mufti Days

You can help! 

"we welcome all those keen to help our tamariki"

The PTA is always keen for more people to get involved! If you would like to join our committee or just help out occasionally, please email [email protected].

Donate to the PTA

If you would like to support the PTA’s fundraising efforts, here are the account details:

  • Account Name: Tahatai Coast School PTA 
  • Account Number: 03-1547-0028036-00
  • Ref: Child’s name and fundraising activity (if applicable)