Welcome to Tournament of Minds - New Zealand

An educational program challenging the world to develop problem solving skills

Tournament of Minds 2024


School Registrations now open

Register by clicking on the 'Workshops' tab at the top of this page
(remember to select NZ as your branch)

Come along to one of the free 'What is TOM' workshops in Term 1 2024 to find out how TOM will excite and develop your students' creativity and critical thinking skills

Term 1
School Registrations open
Free Online Workshop 'What is TOM?' dates:
26 February, 7.30pm
29 February, 4.00pm
2 March, 10.00am
20 March, 4.00pm
21 March, 7.30pm
23 March, 9.30am

Term 2
Online Workshops: 'Implementing TOM in your school' - $50 per school
Team Development workshops for students - $100 per school in person
5 July - School registrations close

Term 3
19 July - Challenge Pack available on TOM Portal for registered and paid schools
22 July - Team Nominations open on TOM Portal
2 August - Team Nominations close
31 August - Regional Tournaments - Auckland, Palmerston North, Wellington, Christchurch
21 September - New Zealand National Final - Wellington

Term 4
31 October - 3 November - Tournament of Minds International Final in Sydney


2023 Results
RESULTS FROM 2023 TOURNAMENT OF MINDS INTERNATIONAL FINAL IN MELBOURNE
CONGRATULATIONS TO:
Mission Heights Junior College - Honours Secondary Language Literature
Diocesan School for Girls - Honour Secondary Arts
Royal Oak Intermediate School - Honours Primary STEM
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING SCHOOLS FOR SPIRIT OF TOM AWARDS:
Whakarongo School
Ross Intermediate School
Mission Heights Junior College




Tournament of Minds 2023

Well done to all teams who took part in the TOM National Tournament held at Victoria, University of Wellington on Saturday, 16 September

Congratulations to our first place, honours and merit recipients and to our recipients of the Spirit of TOM awards.

Spirit of TOM:
Lincoln Primary
Royal Oak Intermediate
Lincoln High School
Ngā Tawa Diocesan School
Whitby Collegiate
Diocesan School for Girls

Language Literature
Primary Winners - Ross Intermediate
Primary Honours - Kenakena School
Primary Merit - Diocesan School for Girls
Secondary Winners - Lincoln High School
Secondary Honours - Mission Heights Junior College
Social Sciences
Primary Winners - Whakarongo School (Yr 7/8)
Primary Honours - Whakarongo School (Yr 5/6)
Primary Merit - Mangawhai Beach School
Secondary Winners - Mission Heights Junior College
Secondary Honours - Ngā Tawa Diocesan School
Secondary Merit - Whitby Collegiate
STEM
Primary Winners - Royal Oak Intermediate
Primary Honours - Lincoln Primary School
Primary Merit - Mangawhai Beach School
Secondary Winners - Mission Heights Junior College
Secondary Honours - Palmerston North Girls' High School
Secondary Merit - Lincoln High School
The Arts
Primary Winners - Whanganui Intermediate School
Primary Honours - Royal Oak Primary School
Primary Merit - Auckland Normal Intermediate


Thank-you to our sponsors

Major sponsor:

Victoria University

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