Diamonds instead of Silver

A man and his wife were approaching their 25th anniversary, which symbolically is a ‘silver’ celebration. The wife had her eye set on a beautiful silver necklace and dropped hints to her husband for months. On the day of celebration they went out for a romantic dinner, and the wife’s breathe caught in anticipation as […]

Diamonds instead of Silver Diamonds instead of Silver
Semester One 2015

Semester One 2015

23 February 2015

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Our Community in 2015

Our Community in 2015

02 February 2015

Welcome to the 2015 College year. We are so thrilled to be back and eagerly anticipate the continued partnership with you in the education of your children. At the heart of Cornerstone is a living faith that for our Board, staff and many families is a way of life – much more than just ancient […]

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2015 Brings Exciting Developments

2015 Brings Exciting Developments

11 December 2014

Exciting Times! When school returns in 2015, the roll-out of Cornerstone Christian College’s 1:1 device program will be underway! Students in Years 5 to 8 will initially participate in the roll-out, which eventually will encompass all students from Kindergarten to Year 12, with students in Years 3 to 10 all having their own device. A […]

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Just Imagine……..

Just Imagine……..

31 October 2014

Imagine your children being part of a school community that is so strong and connected that students mourn having to leave. Imagine having graduates and senior students who speak encouragement and hope into the lives of their younger peers. Imagine having a group of young men and women who are about to leave the school […]

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Summer’s Storm

Summer’s Storm

31 October 2014

Brianna Abbott, a Year 9 student at the College, recently displayed some literary creativity that we think is worthy of displaying right here. Mr Heyes was particularly impressed with her piece and we delight in sharing it with you now. Summer’s Storm The street was deserted. The last dribble of late afternoon shoppers had scurried […]

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Our Core Business

Our Core Business

19 September 2014

Cornerstone’s very name is derived from a Christian concept. The founding fathers of the College, all professing and active members of local churches, saw the power of transformation that Christian hope brings. With this personal belief in place, they birthed that initial tiny school as a means of sharing the message of good news that […]

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Contributors to Community

Contributors to Community

08 September 2014

Several years ago, during our Long Service Leave, my wife Ren and I had the opportunity to stay in a monastery in Italy. The following story brought those wonderful memories flooding back to me. The tale speaks of a visitor to a monastery, who noted in the garden there was a freshly dug grave. The […]

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Leadership

Leadership

25 August 2014

Leadership has been defined as “a process of social influence in which one person can enlist the aid and support of others in the accomplishment of a common task”. I would like to take a moment to pull this definition apart. At Cornerstone, we believe that part of our mission is to develop leaders, and […]

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Forensic Science

Forensic Science

14 August 2014

Students at Cornerstone Christian College were granted a rare privilege this week, by participating in a Forensic Science workshop. The program, this year being presented as ‘A Case of Identity’ is operated by Education Interaction, which has its foundation within the University of Technology in Sydney and Forensic Science NSW.  The roadshow travels throughout Australia, […]

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The Musical Comedy

The Musical Comedy

14 August 2014

Last week saw the production of ‘Frankenstein, the Musical Comedy’ performed by the Secondary students at Cornerstone Christian College. Mrs Estelle Dragstra and her team of gifted students, took the audience on an enjoyable journey through a classic tale that was turned on its head – to deliver a wonderful message about the ridiculousness of […]

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