Monday, 20 August 2012

Year 7 & 8 Eastern Zone Basketball

Congratulations to the Parnell year 7 girls team! Second in pool play and third over all.
The girls played spirited BBall and worked together well as a team. They were ablely supported by fellow classmates who had volunteered their time to assisst with the running of the competition.
They all represented the school extremely well and will be back supporting the boys on Tuesday.

Thank you to Jae-Yun, Bianca and Stella's parents for assissting with transport

Year 7 & 8 Eastern Zone Netball

Congratulations to the 4 Parnell teams who took part in this competition on Tuesday.
They were great representatives of the school and achieved well.
The year 7 boys and year 7 girls teams came third, with the year 8 girls coming 5th and the year 8 boys coming 6th.

Thank you to Ms Saunders who supported the team in the morning.


Monday, 6 August 2012

Ski Trials and Team

All the students enjoyed their time up at Snow Planet trialling for the 2012 Ski Team's. Thank you to all the parents that assisted with transport. A reminder that $75 per child needs to be paid to the office for these trials and training.

The teams selected to represent Parnell are as follows.

 St Stephens - Nick, Tama, Tane, Lilli, Jamie and Alexander

Queen Vic - Tyler, Bella, Rachel, Oliver, Darcey and Zac


The times were all very close and we hope to see those that missed out this year trialling again next year.

Sunday, 5 August 2012


Excellent results from the girls in the Primary and Intermediate Zone Gymnastics.

In the Primary Division Sara B placed 3rd in the individuals and will be taking her team (placed 2nd) of Olivia J, Ally L and Sarah R to the Auckland Artistic Champion of Champions at the Tri Star Gymnasium in Mt Roskill, on the 13th September. Sabre also placed a very credible 6th in the year 5's.

In the Intermediate Division Yr 7's, Pearl M was 2nd, Stella N 3rd, Ann J 5th= and Vicky H 7th. This team will also compete at the Auckland Champs, which will be hald in Waitakere on the 20th September. The Year 8 girls (Emily P 3rd, Melissa D 5th and Kiara K 6th) will also be going, having been the only competitive team in this grade, (or as I like to call it, 1st!).