Te Awamutu Primary School - Kia Kaha - Be Strong



At Te Awamutu Primary School, also known as TAPS, every learner will have the opportunity, support and guidance to achieve and celebrate their personal best.

Our Motto

Together Achieving Personal Success

 Mā mahitahi te eke panuku a tētahi

Kia Kaha!


Our Vision

To support students to be confident, connected, actively involved, lifelong learners.

Our Values

Take Responsibility

Act Respectfully

Positive Relationships

Show Resilience

TAPS is a remarkable learning community vested in working together to help everyone achieve their personal best.  A place where active bodies and minds are fostered and where students build the foundations of knowledge, skills and key competencies to contribute and thrive today and in the future.  

Please take the time to look around our site and learn more about the wonderful opportunities for children at T.A.P.S. 

Use the tabs at the left of screen to navigate your way around.  Don't forget to visit our Facebook page. 

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Sharon Griffiths


Please note, our school is governed 

by an enrolment scheme.

If you live within the 'home zone' or you are a current student of TAPS this will not affect you. If you live out of zone please complete the Expression of Interest  form as soon as possible. See the Enrolment Scheme area of our website for more detailed information.

If you live within the described home zone and have not yet advised us of your intention to enrol your child or children at our school in the future, please do so immediately. This assists us to plan accordingly.


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