TBC Student Stationery

Tauranga Boys' College is a BYOD school. From 2019, all students will need to bring a device to school.

Year 9 and 10 Stationery packs can be purchased from:

  • TBC Uniform Shop 
  • Online
  • Office Products Dept - 20 Christopher Street Tauranga
  • Your favourite stationery supplier.

Student Stationery Lists

All Year 9s & 10s

Product Description Quantity
*Chromebook/Laptop 1
Exercise Book 1 ES Quad 2
Exercise Book 1 B8 2
Refill Pad 14B8 7mm Looseleaf 2
HB Pencil 2
Bic Clic Pen Blue Single 2
Bic Clic Pen Red Single 2
Pencil Sharpener 1
Ruler 1
Eraser 1
* Chromebook or laptop preferred.
iPads are okay, but must run latest version of Chrome
Must have WiFi - security WPA2 enabled

Year 11-13

Senior subject courses vary greatly and Senior students can purchase their stationery upon subject confirmation, (sometimes occurring in the first week that school returns).  For those unsure, be prepared and bring a refill pad and pen on the first day.

All students require a *Chromebook or Laptop

The Arts Mathematics
Design DES no stationery required All Maths Courses: Ruler
Drama DRA no stationery required All Maths Courses: 1x1E5
no stationery required Protractor (OPTIONAL)
no stationery required Compass (OPTIONAL)
Maori Performing Arts MPA no stationery required All NCEA Level 1 Courses Scientific calculator
Music MUS 1x 2B Pencil MAX2, MAC3 and MAS3 Graphical calculator (OPTIONAL)
2x Refil
Pacific Arts and Culture PAC no stationery required Physical Education
Photography PHO no stationery required Athlete Development ADP no stationery required
Sculpture SCU no stationery required Outdoor Education ODE no stationery required
Visual Art ART no stationery required Physical Education PHE no stationery required
Commerce Science
Accounting ACC no stationery required Agricultural & Horticultural Science AGH 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
Business Studies BUS no stationery required Biology BIO 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
Economics ECO 2 x 1B5 exercise books Chemistry & Physics - Level 1 CPH1 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
Chemistry CHE 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
Electronics ELT 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
English Marine Science MSC 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
English ENG 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Physics PHY 2 x 1J8
English Extension ENX 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Science SCI 1 x 1B8 64 exercise pad (punched)
Media Studies MDS 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book
3 x 2B Pencil
Vocational Literacy VL 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Technology
Humanities Building Related Trades BRT no stationery required
Classical Studies CLS 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Digital Technologies DGT no stationery required
Geography GEO 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Design and Visual Communication DVC 1 x complete drawing set
History HIS 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book 1 x flexicurve
1 x notebook 1 x 45 set square (260mm)
Philosophy PHI 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book 1 x 60/30 set square (260mm)
Psychology PSY 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book 1 x HB pencil
Social Science Practical SSP Refill, clearfile, 1 note book 1 x 2H pencil
1 x colour pencils
Learning Languages 1 x eraser
Academic English (ESOL) ECEN 2 x 1B8 exercise book (64 leaf) 1 x pencil sharpener
1 x Notebook 2 x 0.5mm clutch pencils
1 x A4 Clearfile 1 x A3 Folder (Strong)
1 x 14B8 Refill Engineering & Automotive Trade EAT no stationery required
Intensive English (ESOL) IE 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Engineering Trades ETR no stationery required
Japanese JAP 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Food For Flatters FFF no stationery required
1 x Notebook Hospitality & Catering HOC no stationery required
1 x A4 Clearfile Product Technology PTC no stationery required
Mandarin MAN 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book Whakairo Rakau (Wood Carving) CAR 1 x A3 Visual Diary
1 x Notebook 1 x A3 Drawing Pad
1 x A4 Clearfile 1 x A3 Drawing Wallet
Spanish SPA 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book 1 x Eraser
Te Reo Māori MAO 1 x 1B8 64 exercise book 1 x HB Pencil
* Chromebook or laptop preferred.
iPads and tablet are not ideal in the senior school
Must have WiFi - security WPA2 enabled