News

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

 

Fabo writing

Emily entered a story on FABO story and received some great feedback. Here is her story.....

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Personified Cats

Another talented group of Year Sevens have been learning painting techniques, developing ideas, and drawing skills.

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

POST-COVID POSTCARDS

The students' postcards were inspired by the exhibition Postcards from the Other Side at Gallery De Novo, which featured postcards by local artists. In particular, these postcards were inspired by local artist and educator Kerry Mackay.

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Year 8 News

Thank you to all families and friends of our Year 8 Community for your support this term.

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Year 7 - Colourful Cushions

Our Fabrics room is the place be according to the Year 7 classes who have just completed their first project - the CUSHION!

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Denim Donations

Did you know ...?

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Year 8 Bags - Functional & Fantastic

Our Year 8 students have had the opportunity to develop a standard bag template to suit their needs. The have created lunch bags, toilet bags, larger swimming/sports bags. Some even made pot plant baggies.

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

PBL in Rooms 3, 4 and 14.

After emerging from lockdown and our online learning Year 8 decided on a theme of 'Ka mua, ka muri; looking back in order to move forward.'

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Parent/Teacher Interviews.

Mid term reports will be sent home in the first week of next term and our parent/teacher interviews will be the following week. Please read on for details on how to book your interview.

Posted: Thursday July 2, 2020

Message from the Principal

It's the end of Term 2. Well done to everyone for making it through a very unique time!

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2020

What's cooking with the Year 7's?

The third group of year 7's have just finished their time in foods room.

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2020

Have a go at Rugby League

On Wednesday 15th July Otago Rugby League are holding a 1-day Holiday Programme.

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2020

Year 7 Star gazing...

Over the last few weeks the Year 7 students and staff had the opportunity to go to the Observatory for a session with Amadeo....

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2020

Year 7 Matariki Celebrations - Ko Matariki te tohu m te tau hau Mori.

To celebrate the end of term that coincides with Matariki the Year 7 students and teachers had a hangi shared lunch.

Posted: Wednesday July 1, 2020

Year 7 Hooked On Science PBL

This week students have completed their Hooked on Science PBL - the first completed project for the year. Our videos are currently being sorted and uploaded to our school Youtube account and some will be selected to be added to the Museum Fun Science video channel also.

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2020

Year 7 News: The "H" Factor - Year 7 Term Three Focus

As the end of the term is upon us, we take a look ahead to what is an exciting term plan for Term 3!

Posted: Tuesday June 30, 2020

Bake Sale

The school council is organising a bake sale. Read on for important information...

Posted: Monday June 29, 2020

Y8's Amazing and Tasty Pies

The second rotation of Year 8's in the foods room have just finished making their designer pies.

Posted: Tuesday June 23, 2020

Balmacewen Intermediate open evening.

We warmly welcome all interested families and friends to our school open evening on Wednesday 5th August at 6pm.

Posted: Thursday June 18, 2020

Classroom League

Skills, drills & games

Posted: Monday June 15, 2020