News

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Balmacewen. 

 

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Digital technology has transformed how we learn.

Posted: Sunday September 25, 2022

2021 ODT Extra Quiz

Posted: Thursday December 2, 2021

Sport changes due to COVID traffic lights

Update on requirements for sport due to the new traffic light system.

Posted: Thursday December 2, 2021

Message from the Principal

We're on the homeward stretch and focused on making the last week of the year busy and fun!

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Community Notices

Please see attachments for holiday programmes and various other community notices and events

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Year 8 News

The Year 8 team would like to take this opportunity to thank the families and friends of our students for the support you have provided during the 2021 school year.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Balmac's Got Talent!

Over the last term we have been running lunch time heats for our annual Balmac's Got Talent show.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Year 7 Fabrics - Softie Central

Our last two Year 7 rotations have explored hand sewing. Each student successfully learnt to sew on a button and they have designed and created their own unique Softie.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Year 8 Fabrics - The Home Straight

We've been on a roll designing and creating textile outcomes that we have also screen printed on! Check out some of our great work in the photos.

Posted: Wednesday December 1, 2021

Year 8 school email and google doc accounts closing

As our year 8's move on to their new high schools and will no longer be students at Balmacewen Intermediate we will be deleting their school accounts.

Posted: Tuesday November 30, 2021

Non-uniform day and Bake sale

Please read on for important information...

Posted: Tuesday November 30, 2021

BALMAC Construction Boom

Both Y7 & Y8 students have been immersed in the construction of their small houses this term

Posted: Monday November 29, 2021

Balmacewen Tennis Success!

Posted: Sunday November 28, 2021

Year 7 News

It's a wrap! Our Term Four parTicpate term came to an end with class performances and presenting of our twisted fairytales. Our end of year celebrations have started and our year 7 students are ready for a well earned break and are looking forward to stepping up as Year 8 students in 2022.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Beach Education Day

Over the summer many of our students will no doubt visit our beaches and spend time in the water. We thought it would therefore be timely to have our Year 7 students take part in a Beach Education day to learn how to keep themselves safe in the water.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Year 7 Ballet

During Week 3 all Year 7 classes were privileged to have a Ballet lesson with Lauren, an educator/dancer with the Royal New Zealand Ballet. This was a fantastic session to tie in with our Term Four topic - pARTicipate - with our focus on the ARTS.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Year 7 Speech Finals

This term all our Year 7 classes completed a speech writing and presenting unit in their classrooms culminating in a Year 7 Final in Week 4.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Rock climbing at Long Beach

We were lucky this term to have our EOTC Term Four event take place. Our Year 7 students were challenged to complete a number of rock climbing courses up the rock face. Check out some of our amazing photos from the day.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Food bank collection - Student council

Posted: Wednesday November 24, 2021