Takapuna Normal Intermediate School is recognised as a school that seeks excellence in the provision of quality programmes for all students. High expectations for learning combined with an atmosphere of encouragement and support provides students with a wonderful, memorable international experience.We pride ourselves in meeting the standards for hosting international students as set in the New Zealand Government’s “Code of Practice”. This code ensures that all students from overseas receive the best possible care while studying and living in New Zealand. Back to home page.