Welcome to Taradale High School

Founded in 1970, Taradale High School has become one of the leading schools in the beautiful Hawkes Bay region. It offers a well-rounded education to approximately 1100 students from Years 9-13. The broad modern curriculum, and emphasis on student leadership, prepares students well for tertiary study and transition to life after school. 

Type of School: Co-educational, Secondary, State School

Motto: Piki ake - kia maia / Be Determined - Aim High - from Sir Edmund Hillary