Project Te Kura Kaupapa o Hoani Waititi — Kura Tuatahi
Location Hoani Waititi Marae, Oratia, Auckland
Client MOE; Hoani Waititi Marae Trust
Project team Maurits Kelderman, designTRIBE office
Budget $2 400 000
Completion 2003
Description designTRIBE developed and oversaw the design of this kura which was opened in April 2004. The design consists of a new administration building for the entire school as well as eight classrooms and associated facilities, and associated site works. The project features many ESD features including rainwater harvesting and reticulation, passive solar design, and a sustainable materials palette.