The School of Choice for Girls

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Term 1

29 Jan - Yr13
30 Jan - Yr 13 +9
1st Feb - Yr 10
4th Feb - Full School

Finish - 12 April

Term 2
29 April - 05 July

Term 3
22nd July - 27 September

Term 4
14 October - 06 December



23 Jan - 11am Senior Course Confirmation
24 Jan - 9am - 3pm Senior Course Confirmation

Term 1
29 Jan - Yr 9 + Yr 13
30 and 31 Jan – Yr 13 Camp
30 Jan - Y9 only
31 Jan - Yr 9 and Y10
03 Feb - School open for all year groups



Enrolment Checklist

  • Complete your Enrolment Form.
  • Complete your Subject Selection Form.
  • Include a photocopy of your daughter’s most recent school report.
  • Include a photocopy of any examination results if your daughter is enrolling for Year 12 or Year 13.
  • Include proof of residence in the Tauranga Girls’ College zone; a copy of a household account such as a rental agreement, rate notice, electricity or telephone account that clearly shows the address and caregivers name.


  • Include a photocopy of your daughter’s New Zealand Birth Certificate or Passport showing residency status.
  • Make an appointment for an interview through your contributing school or telephone the College on (07) 578-8114.
  • Medication form completed and included if applicable.
  • Completed Internet User Agreement.
  • Learning Support/Gifted and Talented.
  • Mobile Adolescent Dental Service (MADS) application completed (if required).


2020 TGC Prospectus

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Year 9 Course and Subject Information

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Enrolment Form

Learning Support


We would like to support your daughter’s additional learning needs during her time at Tauranga Girls' College. In order to provide this assistance, we require signed permission from both you and your daughter, along with any supporting information or reports that you are able to provide. We also need your permission to contact her previous school(s) and supporting agencies (e.g. Te Whānau Kotahi or MICAMHS) to ensure that we have full information to develop her support plan.

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Curriculum Guide 2020


Information about all subjects offered at Tauranga Girls’ College from Years 10 to 13.

The aim of this site is to provide information on the subjects available at Tauranga Girls' College. For each available subject there is the following information; a course description including, an indication of topics that will be covered; credits available in the subject; an indication of associated field trips and workshops and an indication of associated costs.


Subject Selection Forms, Fees & Stationery Lists


OPEN .pdf
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Content: Year 9 fees
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Content: Year 10 fees
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Content: Year 11 fees
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Content: Year 12 fees
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Content: BYOC Details
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Bank Account Details


The college bank account number is 01-0475-0055400-00.

As reference, please quote the student's name and if possible, what payment is for.
Additional details of payment can be emailed to [email protected]


Feeling Unwell


Students who are ill during the day, or who are injured while at school, are attended to in the Health Centre. Students who wish to visit the centre during classes must get a signed Health Centre slip from their subject teacher before leaving the class.
Students who require medication during the day should leave it with the nurse. If a student is too ill to return to class, her parents will be notified to make arrangements for her transport home.
A student may not go home when sick without permission. A student is not to phone or text her parents directly, she must go through the Health Centre and the Nurse will contact her parents.




Students must always, on the first day of return to College after any absence, bring a note signed by their parent, stating the reason for and date of their absence and give it to their whanau teacher or Parents can ring the office to inform the school of an absence.
Contact Office / Online Form 

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TGC Uniform


Every student attending Tauranga Girls’ College agrees on enrolment to wear the uniform fully and correctly. The manner in which our students present themselves for daily work reflects their sense of pride. To maintain personal status and high standards for our College, it is important that all our students are well presented.



NZ Uniform Shop, Elizabeth Street

Active Schoolwear, Grey Street

Postie Plus, Fraser Cove
The Warehouse 

Footwear: Active Outdoor Clothing, Hannahs, Number 1 Shoe Warehouse, The Warehouse

Note: Second hand clothing may be available from Active Schoolwear


Years 9-11 Navy blue / mid blue check polyester (material pattern BPW096) pleated skirt. Knee length. Years 12-13 Navy blue - polyester pleated skirt. Knee length.



Tauranga Girls’ College monogrammed white blouse with blue striped collar. (New in 2019, not polo) Year 10-12 Students are able to wear their current polo for 2019. All students will wear the blouse in 2020. Years 9 + 13 Students are expected to wear the blouse.


Jersey or Micro-fleece

Tauranga Girls’ College, navy blue, striped V-neck woollen jersey or Tauranga Girls' College, navy blue, monogrammed zip front fleece.



Plain white or black ankle socks or black pantyhose. Black polishable leather regulation lace-up school shoes or blue Roman Sandals in summer (flat sole ballet type lace up shoes are not acceptable).


Tauranga Girls’ College regulation jacket or Tauranga Girls’ College blazer



Navy Blue or Black



Business shirt, Tauranga Girls’ College tie.


Physical Education

Navy shorts.
Tauranga Girls’ College t-shirt Swimwear (not bikinis) For winter, navy blue tracksuit pants or the regulation tracksuit pants and sports shoes are optional.



A wrist watch, one sleeper or stud in each ear and hair ribbons of school colour are permitted.