Welcome to the Craighead Sports Portal. For all Sporting Achievements, Acknowledgements, Events, please let Mr Mulholland (Sports Director) or Mrs Surridge know as soon as possible so it can be celebrated on the Sports Portal.

Click here to download the sporty app. 

Any questions please contact:

Mrs Diane Surridge (Sports Coordinator)                        Phone: 6842268 or 0272512667                            


This form is designed to collect information that occurs when an accident or near miss occurs either on the School grounds or on a School activity that may involve staff, students or members of our community.


If your daughter is competing competitions coming up, please go to the relevant permission form and submit.

All permission forms are on the above Registration tab.

DRAWS: All draws are under the Draws/Results tab above. 

Click here for the Netball Draw 

Click here for the Basketball Draw 

Click here for the Rugby Draw 

Click here for the Hockey Draw  

Click here for the Touch Draw

Click here for the Volleyball Draw​​​​​​​




Aoraki Badminton

On Tuesday the 8th of August, Craighead had 6 teams compete at the Aoraki Badminton Championships, 1 in the championship A grade, and 5 in the championship B grade. It was a fun day had by all and everyone played well! Congratulations the the championship A grade team who came third overall. The team was comprised of Koko Kubota, Pud Tantichantavong, Kelly Kim and Louisa Stewart. Congratulations to all that were involved and participated and thanks to Mr Gibbs for his organisation and management on the day.


Neve Ball has attended the NZ Youth Skiing Championships and attained 3rd Place in the Overall Combined. This is a combination of all events Super G, Giant Slalom and Slalom.  Only 4 girls out of 21 actually completed all events.

Primary Tennis Tournament

On Monday 30 October the following girls competed in the

2023 Tennis South Canterbury Primary Schools Tennis Tournament. 

Neve Ball, Maisy Bowan, Emily Brown, Charlotte Fenn, Olivia Marsden and Kelly Van Heerden.

All girls had a fantastic day with exciting and close tennis matches being held and everyone displaying great sportsmanship.

The top 3 players from the Year 7/8 girls grade qualify for the the Tennis NZ Southern Primary Schools Tournament  being held in Dunedin on Friday 10 November so congratulations to Charlotte (1st) Olivia (2nd) and Kelly (3rd) who will be representing Craighead in this tournament.

Southern Regional Primary Tennis

Olivia Marsden, Charlotte Fenn & Kelly van Heerden had a great day at the Southern Regional Primary Schools tennis tournament in Dunedin last week.

Charlotte Fenn won the overall final.

Olivia Marsden won the plate final.Kelly can Heerden lost in the plate quarter final against Olivia.

Both Charlotte and Olivia have qualified for the South Island Primary Schools Finals in Timaru on 27-28 November.

Congratulations girls.

​​​​​​​Caroline Bay Relay

On Tuesday the 21st of November, 28 Craighead students competed in the Caroline Bay Relay. Craighead had 7 teams, 3 Years 9 and 10 and 4 Years 7 and 8. Starting at the sound shell, each competitor had to run a set round loop of 1.8km.

Congratulations to all of the competitors, it was great to see you having lots of fun and giving it your all!

The Craighead Year 7 and 8 Stars team finished in first place with a time of 31.21, breaking the Year 7 and 8 course record by 11 seconds which is an outstanding achievement. Great work Charlie Nicol, Lily Crosbie, Juliet Griffin and Lauren Crawford.

A special mention to Keira Shannon who received a 6 year participation badge. She was the only one to receive this badge and is the only one in competition history to have run the race for 6 years!

Primary Athletics

On Tuesday the 28th of November, Craighead had 9 students compete at the South Canterbury Primary Schools Athletics.

Overall, the girls had a fantastic day in the sun, competing and representing Craighead.

We had 3 placings as follows.

  • Under 12 - 100m

2nd, Amy Wilson 14.16 seconds

3rd, Kelly Van Heerden 14.35 seconds

  • 11 and Over - Shot Put:

2nd Greer Pratt 8.70 metres

Congratulations to all of our competitors and the place-setters, you all represented Craighead well!