Fun Carnival to Finish Term

From Human Battleships to bouncy castles to 1990s video games, Cornerstone finished Term 2 in style. After one of the longest, and for many, the most tiring terms in a long time, a carnival day was in order.  In combined groups of Year 1 to 13s, students rotated around 24 stations, perhaps more akin to […]

Zebulun Win Top Tribe Games

After 16 rounds of raft racing, caterpillar walking, ring tossing go-karting, ping pong piping and gumboot throwing Zebulun tribe emerged victorious at this year’s Top Tribe games. Points were also given for team work, and showing kindness, with senior students quick to look after their Year 1 and 2 team mates.  The Junior Athletics winners […]

Zebulun Win Junior Athletics

In a windy, weather postponed event, Zebulun tribe emerged from the pack to secure the Junior Athletics competition. With a lot of parental support, students ran, hurdled, threw and jumped their way to victory at Celaeno park.  These results will be combined with the Senior Athletics competition held back in February to find out who […]

Cornerstone Sports Award 2019

With just under half of all cornerstone students playing sport for the school, the annual sports prize was a celebration of the community, character and team work that can develop in sports as well as athletic prowess.   Mr McDonald, Cornerstone’s Head of Sport was recognised for the numerous teams he personally looked after, as well […]

Crossfit Games

With Year 1-13 students all working together to flip tyres, navigate a confidence course, and collect cones, this week’s Tribe competition was about team work. True to Cornerstone culture senior students very quickly adopted smaller buddies, and helped them through the obstacles. Reigning champions, Issachar managed to win again, by the narrowest of margins, with […]

Sports Tournament Week Results

Playing against secondary schools with five or ten times as many students was no barrier for Cornerstone teams at this year’s Secondary Sports Tournament week. As the beaten finalists at the Woolaston Hockey Tournament in Rotorua last year, Cornerstone’s First XI boys hockey team had high goals entering their week long tournament. The team remained […]

Senior-B Team Become Netball Champions

Congratulations to our Senior B Netball team who were won their final game to be crowned champions of their league this season. After very much a ‘development’ season in 2018, the girls went undefeated in 2019 – a season where they also prayed together before every game. The final was a close battle with the […]