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


Safety: Getting to and from school.

An important reminder about safety when delivering and picking up your children from school.....

Posted: Tuesday January 28, 2020

School Website

Read on..

Posted: Tuesday January 28, 2020

School jacket changes

The school PE jacket will be changing in 2020....

Posted: Monday December 16, 2019

2020 School dates and the school day.

The school calendar is available on our school website. You can also check the daily notices for our students from our web page. School term dates are below...

Posted: Monday December 16, 2019

Absence from school.

Please note the guidelines below regarding reporting student absences.

Posted: Monday December 16, 2019

Student information for the beginning of the school year.

Please find below and included in this publication a range of useful information for the start of the 2020 school year.

Posted: Sunday December 15, 2019

PE gear tomorrow and reminders...

In order to keep uniforms clean for our prize giving assembly tomorrow night we would like all students to please wear correct PE gear to school tomorrow. Also we would like to remind you that our prize giving begins at 6pm at the Regent Theatre tomorrow night: Thursday 12th December. Doors open from 5.30pm. We look forward to seeing you all there.

Posted: Wednesday December 11, 2019

Community Notices...

Please see attachments for community notices including holiday programmes ...

Posted: Tuesday December 10, 2019

Otago Road Services bus - changes:

Please read below for important changes to the Otago Road Services bus schedule this week...

Posted: Tuesday December 10, 2019

Message from the Principal

We've made it! 2019 has been another action packed year at Balmacewen.

Posted: Sunday December 8, 2019

Year 8 News

The Year 8 Staff would like to take this opportunity to thank the families and friends of our students for the support you have provided during the 2019 school year.

Posted: Saturday December 7, 2019

2019 End of Year Information

Please read on for important end of year information:

Posted: Saturday December 7, 2019

Perfect Pies and Mystery Boxes

The end of 2 years of technology for this group finished with them making pies and being creative with the Mystery Boxes

Posted: Friday December 6, 2019

What's Hot in the kitchen with the Year 7's?

The Year 7's have finished their time in the foods room strongly with some great breads, muesli and biscuits being created.

Posted: Friday December 6, 2019


Despite the weather Balmacewen has had 8 teams in action at the Oval this term.

Posted: Friday December 6, 2019

School uniform...

Read on for the details on school uniforms and where to purchase them.

Posted: Friday December 6, 2019

2020 Stationery lists....

Please find a PDF of the year 7 and year 8 stationery lists for 2020 attached...

Posted: Friday December 6, 2019

Meet the teacher evening 2020

This is an early opportunity to meet your childs teacher to discuss class programmes and expectations. This will be held on Wednesday 5th February at 7.00pm. It will begin in the school hall with an address from our Principal Andrew Hunter

Posted: Friday December 6, 2019

Finishing off in Fabrics

Screen Printing! Designer Doorstops! Brilliant Bags and Christmas Creations have been pumping out of the Fabrics Room Our Year 8 students have gained many new skills and can be proud of the progress made. Keep Calm and Sew On

Posted: Thursday December 5, 2019

House Leaders 2019

The 2019 House Leaders have worked hard on developing their leadership skills over the year.

Posted: Wednesday December 4, 2019