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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]