Secondary Athletics Day

It was a fun and successful day at the Massey Athletics track. The day began with Sports Prefect Abi praying for the competition, and ended wtih her giving Mr McDonald a ‘massive thanks’ for organising the event.  Results: At the time of writing, Naphtali tribe held a slender lead over Issachar in the Tribe Competition.  […]

Swimming Sports 2021

Swimming sports had much sunshine, sunscreen, chanting, splashing and fun at Makino pool today. Students competed in conventional strokes, as well as pushing noodles around the pool, raft and truck and trailer races, and the ever popular ‘pass the pupil’. For the first time, Year 5 and 6 students came for the end of day […]

A New Term Dawns

2021 brings about several changes for our school. Cornerstone held its first start of year pōwhiri welcoming Manuhiri, which are the new staff and students. Our school Kaumātua helped us formally welcome and pray for these Manuhiri. The new entrant class, and other new students maintain our capped roll at 580 students. New teachers Nicola […]

Issachar Win 2020 Tribe Competition

Issachar tribe, who specialised in coming second this year, accumulated enough points to retain the overall 2020 Tribe Shield. “I’m really pleased with what we achieved this year”, reported victorious Tribe Co-Captain Ben Murray. Fellow Co-Captain, Shanese Sproull, was quick to thank teachers for all the effort they put into the events. Zebulun tribe were […]

Primary and Secondary Prize Giving 2020

Prize Giving was a day of celebrating learning, service and Christian character . The Primary Prize Giving ceremony held in the afternoon, and featured regular class performances. Principal Mr Mitchell was quick to highlight the successes and triumphs in this year that will be remembered for the adversity. The Secondary Prize Giving evening started with […]

Year 10 Camp to Highland Home

Forty Year 10s, along with a dozen student leaders and staff ventured to Highland Home this week for Year 10 camp. Taking advantage of the natural setting, there were river, fire and bush activities. Students also did a spot of shooting, castle building, threw a few water bombs, and ate like kings.  For many students […]

Year 8 Taupō Trip a Beauty

With sunny forecast, a great bunch of students and fine accommodation, the Year 8 trip was destined for success. The camp was expertly hosted by Ted and the team at MiCamp. For many the highlight was the activities like kayaking, abseiling and mountain biking. The 48 students enjoyed a birthday party, a memorable bus ride, […]