Tauranga Girls' College

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Tauranga Girls' College
Address
  • 930 Cameron Road
  • Gate Pa
  • Tauranga 3112
  • New Zealand
Coordinates 37°42′47″S 176°08′41″E / 37.7131°S 176.1448°E / -37.7131; 176.1448Coordinates: 37°42′47″S 176°08′41″E / 37.7131°S 176.1448°E / -37.7131; 176.1448
Information
Type State, Girls, Secondary (Year 9-13)
Motto Pergo et Perago (Strive to Achieve)
Established 1958
Ministry of Education Institution no. 122
Principal Pauline Cowens
School roll 1352[1] (July 2017)
Socio-economic decile 6N[2]
Website

Tauranga Girls' College is a state single-sex girls secondary school in Tauranga, New Zealand. It offers the NCEA system of qualifications. The school has a roll of 1352 students from years 9 to 13 (approx. ages 12 to 18) as of July 2017.[1] The current principal is Ms Pauline Cowens.

Tauranga Girls' has many extracurricular activities, the largest of which is the drama production,[citation needed] which is produced with Tauranga Boys' College.

It was created due to the population increase and small area of Tauranga College, which became the site for Tauranga Boys College.

Houses[edit]

Tauranga Girls' College has four houses.[3] In alphabetical order, they are:

Notable alumnae[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Directory of Schools - as at 2 August 2017". New Zealand Ministry of Education. Retrieved 2 August 2017. 
  2. ^ "Decile Change 2014 to 2015 for State & State Integrated Schools". Ministry of Education. Retrieved 12 February 2015. 
  3. ^ Houses

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