Schools’ Orienteering Festival 10-11 September

Attached is information about the Canterbury Schools’ Orienteering Festival to be held on September 10 and 11 – entries are due into Mr Norton by Wednesday 24 August. There is also a practice this Wednesday, 24 August, at Victoria Park. Please contact Mr Norton for more info.

Canterbury Interschool Orienteering Event 2011


It’s official, we have wonderful Basketball players at Hillview!!! Our Boys’ Year 5/6 team are the Primary Sports Canterbury Basketball Champions after the first ever Indoor Tournament today involving 16 schools. They went through pool play undfeated, beat Fendalton in their semi-final then beat Cotswold in the grand final!

Th Girls also went close with only one loss all day in their seven games and one draw to end up 3rd on a countback of points!

What a fantastic effort – that makes us the top Basketball school in Canterbury at Year 5/6!

Well done teams!

For full results, click here: 2011Basketballyears56RESULTS

Sport coming up……

It is a busy sports week coming up at Hillview:

Tuesday 9 August: The Year 5/6 Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball teams play in the Primary Sports Canterbury Indoor Tournament at Pioneer Stadium. There are 8 girls and 16 Boys teams involved.

For a full draw and details see here:


The Year 9 classes have a Golf Afternoon at Hagley Park from 12.40pm – 3.10pm.

Wednesday 10 August It is the South Zone Winter Tournament at Hagley Park for many of our Year 5-8 teams. Buses leave at 11.40am and will be back by 3.10pm

As usual, Year 9/10 Winter teams play on Wednesday, Basketball teams on Friday (and the weekend) and Year 5-8 sport is on Thursday.