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


Student Accounts

Kia ora, please read this important reminder.

Posted: Wednesday November 22, 2023

Posted: Wednesday November 22, 2023

South island Waterpolo

During the weekend of November 10-12th we entered a team in the South island water polo tournament here in Dunedin.

Posted: Wednesday November 15, 2023

Downhill mountain biking

Downhill is back with a classic Dunedin race on the 19th of November 2023! Morning practice and afternoon racing.

Posted: Thursday November 9, 2023

Jump Jam

Well done to our Jump Jam team that went to Nationals in the weekend.

Posted: Tuesday November 7, 2023

Year 8 News

Kia ora Whanau and friends of our Year 8 community. Term 4’s programmes will see the students utilise the numerous skills they have been developing over the last 2 years. From experience, our Term 4 programme reinforces the foundations required by your child to springboard into the next stage of their schooling.

Posted: Monday November 6, 2023

Australian Mathematics Competition Results

In term 3 a number of Balmacewen students sat the Australian Mathematics Competition. This is the best known Mathematics Competition in New Zealand and Australia and has been running for 45 years. We have had a very large number of students achieve excellent results in this competition.

Posted: Sunday November 5, 2023

Message from the Principal

It really is hard to believe that we are nearing the end of the year!

Posted: Sunday November 5, 2023

Balmacewen Sport Review 2023

Below is a brief survey asking for constrictive feedback, suggestions or ideas you may see best fit to enhance Sport here at Balmacewen Intermediate in the near future. If you wish to fill it out, that would be very much appreciated.

Posted: Sunday November 5, 2023

Room 4 rock climbing

Year 7 students have been heading out on class trips to long beach to participate in rock climbing. Check out room 4's highlights.

Posted: Sunday November 5, 2023


Friday 3 November

Posted: Sunday November 5, 2023

Table Tennis success

On Thursday we had the final of the Year 7 & 8 table tennis schools competition and Balmacewen teams featured on the podium in all four divisions.

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2023


On the 1st of November a group of Balmacewen students made the trip down to Portchalmers to participate in the dunedin triathlon.

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2023

Year 9 Student’s Visit

On the 13th of October we were privileged enough to have our ex Balmacewen students Oliver and Zach come in to have a Q and A session.

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2023

Best in New Zealand - ICAS results

Some of our pupils have recently completed the ICAS examinations which are an international competition designed to recognise and reward academic excellence.

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2023

Year 8 Foods

The final group of Year 8 students have started their rotation in Foods.

Posted: Thursday November 2, 2023

Year 7 Foods

The students are learning to adapt their recipes and demonstrating a growth mindset with new flavours or combinations

Posted: Wednesday November 1, 2023

School speech finals

Over this term all of our students have planned, researched and written a speech as part of oral language programmes.

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2023

Pasifika Fono

Talofa lava, Mālō e lelei, Bula, Kia orana!

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2023

Year 7 News

Our Year 7 classes are well underway with our "pARticipate" PBL theme underway. The term has started really well with many activities in the Arts happening in our classrooms with rotations in drama, dance and music,

Posted: Tuesday October 31, 2023