Monday, 18 December 2017

Weetbix Kids Tryathlon

On Sunday 17th December a team of 26 children completed the Weetbix Kids Tryathlon. 
Held at Henderson High school the children all completed different courses based on their age:
7 years - Swim 50m, Cycle 4km, Run 1.5km
8-10 years - Swim 100m, Cycle 4km, Run 1.5km
11-15 years - Swim 150m, Cycle 8kn, Run 1.5km

Congratulations to all of the children who represented our school proudly and all did an amazing job in the scorching heat. Well done Catalina, Sebastian, Sam, Sameera, Zayden, Angelisa, Tristan, Kiran, Dileena, Ella, Theo, Alessandra, Jin Jia, Joanna, Clive, Frederick, Ali Zain, Michael, Giselle, Aamnah, Prianka, Nikhil, Arina, Dawn, Rahul and Kevin.
A huge personal achievement!

Thursday, 16 November 2017

Athletics Day 2017

Congratulations to all the children who took part in the Halsey Drive athletics day yesterday, it was a fantastic day. It was awesome to see everyone giving it their best and achieving some personal bests!
Thank you to all the staff and teachers who helped make the day happen and to all the parents/families who came along to support and encourage the children. 

Stay tuned for the house points results!!

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Basketball Zones

Congratulations to the Basketball team who finished 2nd in the first Basketball zones competition held today at Wesley Community centre. The team lost their first game of the day to Hay Park and then beat Hillsborough and Wesley Primary. They then had to play Hay Park again in the final, losing again in a much closer game. The team did themselves proud and improved throughout the day. Thank you to all the parents who came along to support the team!

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Year 5/6 Kiwi sport Day

On Tuesday the children from Year 5 and 6 represented our school at the Kiwisport day. This is a tabloid sports challenge day where the teams compete against other schools in a range of events including football, T-ball, scatterball, Rob the nest, non-stop cricket, a water relay and parachute. The day then concludes with a tug of war competition. The teams are awarded points not just for winning but for sportsmanship. 
Well done to all the children who took part and congratulations to Team 1 who finished 2nd overall! 
It was a fantastic day! Thank you to all the parents who helped with transport. 

Sunday, 24 September 2017

Syndicate Sport week 9

Congratulations to our players of the day... Ben, Kiki, Rohan S, Molly, James, Alina, Viraj, Amelia, Aaliya, Rhea, Suyash and Sativa!

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Girls Quickhit Cricket

This year Halsey Drive entered two teams in the Girls Quickhit competition. Held at Cornwall Park it was an exciting opportunity to play cricket against a range of schools. The girls had a fantastic day and showed off some great skills. Thank you to all of the parents who helped and came along to support the girls. 
A BIG congratulations to Rameen who won the chance to be 12th woman for the Auckland Hearts this season, and Hena who won a signed White Ferns jersey. 

Friday, 15 September 2017

Gymnastics Champion of Champions 2017

On the 15th September 2017 our gymnastics team competed in the Champion of Champions competition held at Tristar Gym. All of the children did a fantastic job! 
A massive congratulations to the Year 3 girls who finished 3rd in the finals!
A HUGE thank you to Mrs Manda for organising the team and to all the parents/coaches of the team, the children couldn't have done it without you!