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


Year 7 News

It is almost the end of Term and it has been a very busy one for both our students and teachers. We will be completing our PBL projects over the next week and hope to share some of the great work with you also.

Posted: Tuesday June 28, 2022

Non-uniform day

The student council have organised a mufti/non-uniform day for this Wednesday 29th June. The cost is $2 and the chosen charities are St John and Starship children's hospital. Students who have hard materials technology on Wednesday need to bring their school shoes. Thank you.

Posted: Sunday June 26, 2022

Pizza day - Friday

We have two sports teams heading to the AIMS games in Tauranga in September. To raise money for this trip they are selling pizza slices.. See image for more info.

Posted: Sunday June 26, 2022

School Council Update

Term 2 has been a busy and productive term for the School Council.

Posted: Sunday June 26, 2022

Late notice for 10am start

Morena... Apologies for the late notice.. We were notified of 10 am start today due to icy conditions. We had notified on our facebook page. If your children are already here we have teachers here who can supervise. Please take care getting to school today.

Posted: Tuesday June 21, 2022

Mid term reports and parent/teacher interviews.

Mid term reports will be sent home to parents and caregivers on Friday 1st July. Following these we have parent/teacher interviews scheduled from Monday 4th July to Thursday 7th July. Please book an interview using the details below... Bookings close midday Saturday 2nd July.

Posted: Monday June 20, 2022

Warm up Wednesday

The student council has organised a 'Warm up Wednesday' for this Wednesday 22nd June. Milo and sausages will be available. Read on for more information.....

Posted: Sunday June 19, 2022

ICAS Assessments 2022

ICAS assessments are on the horizon.

Posted: Wednesday June 15, 2022


Due to a large number of student absences, the class photos scheduled for tomorrow (Tuesday 14th June) will no longer be going ahead as planned. They will be postponed to a later date. Thank you for your understanding

Posted: Monday June 13, 2022

Octacan 2022

Octacan 2022 will take place on Thursday 23rd June from 7:30am - 2pm.

Posted: Wednesday June 1, 2022

Whānau Hui

Karanga mai, karanga mai, Nau mai, Haere mai! We would like to invite you and your whānau to our Whānau Hui.

Posted: Sunday May 29, 2022

Message from the Principal

As you will see in this newsletter, we have been very busy, with class programmes in full swing and winter sports underway.

Posted: Sunday May 29, 2022


Please read on for more information...

Posted: Thursday May 26, 2022

Year 8 News

A very warm welcome to our Year 8 Whanau and friends.

Posted: Thursday May 26, 2022

Australian Maths Competition (AMC)

Your child has the opportunity to sit the Australian Maths Competition (AMC) on Thursday 4 August. This the competition has be running for 40 years and covers more than 30 countries.

Posted: Thursday May 26, 2022

Community Notices

Please find attached PDF's and notices from our community

Posted: Thursday May 26, 2022

Year 8 Fabrics - Aprons with a Screen Print

Our brief was to design and create a double sided apron incorporating at least one screen print. Students also make decisions about their fabric choices and extra features, such as a pocket.

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

Year 8 Fabrics

Our Year 8 classes are busy making design decisions for their aprons.

Posted: Wednesday May 25, 2022

Year 8's in the kitchen

The Year 8's have been rediscovering their skills in food technology.

Posted: Tuesday May 24, 2022

Rooms 3, 4 and 26 Boomerang Video.

Kindness is one of our school values. During our Pink shirt day week activities we planned and filmed our Boomerang video.

Posted: Tuesday May 24, 2022