News

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

 

Year 7 Technology Booklets are coming home tonight.

The Year 7 , technology reports from Hard Materials, Foods, Fabrics and Art can be found inside these booklets.

Posted: Wednesday August 23, 2023

Basketball season 2023

Congratulations to all of our students who have participated in the basketball competition this season

Posted: Friday August 18, 2023

Community News

Please see below: notices and information from our community including musicals, santa parade, sports opportunities and more

Posted: Friday August 18, 2023

Message from the Principal

Lot's of great activity and plenty to celebrate in this newsletter!

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2023

Netball season 2023

Please see below updates from students from a variety of our Balmac netball teams

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2023

Cross Country 2023

Well done to all of our students for taking part in our school cross country last Friday.

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2023

Y8 Miniature Houses

Year 8's in both Art and Hards have been creating miniature homes out of cardboard.

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2023

Year 7 - Fabrics

Our cushions are complete for 2023! It has been a feel good week in the Fabrics room seeing our last Year 7's finish their cushion and inner. They have proudly taken them home to show off all of their new learning. Check out some of their awesome fabric choices. Tino pai to mahi!

Posted: Wednesday August 16, 2023

Year 8 - Fabrics

Our Year 8 ãkonga are proud of their efforts in the Fabrics room. They used their machine skills to sew a cotton heat bag before designing a cover to make it nicer to hold. All covers used hand sewing and machine sewing. Check out some of the completed outcomes. Many more are under construction.

Posted: Wednesday August 16, 2023

Hockey season 2023

Thank you to all of our players, coaches, managers and supporters for another excellent hockey season for Balmacewen Intermediate School.

Posted: Tuesday August 15, 2023

Y7 Clay Warriors

Year 7 Art have been working with clay and creating their own warrior over the past few weeks

Posted: Monday August 14, 2023

Year 7 Foods

The final group of year 7 students have had their turn in the foods room.

Posted: Monday August 14, 2023

Y8 Pies

The smell of amazing pies are wafting around school this week

Posted: Monday August 14, 2023

Y7 Hards are Creating Miniature Furniture

Term 3 in Hard Materials is full of budding furniture designers in Year 7.

Posted: Monday August 14, 2023

Year 8 News

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

Posted: Monday August 14, 2023

Science Fair

Which wood works best? Bend it like Beckham? A slippery solution? I knead you! Just some of the catchy titles of this years science fair investigations,

Posted: Friday August 11, 2023

Year 7 Writing

This term our writing focus has been on poetry and tying this in with emotions. We have been using personification, strong verbs, the senses and other language features to enhance our writing. Check out some of our poems.

Posted: Thursday August 10, 2023

Sausage sizzle tomorrow (Friday 11th August)

Reminder: There will be a sausage sizzle tomorrow lunchtime as a fundraiser for the teams going to Koru games. $2 for a sausage in bread with sauce (GF & Halal options will be available.)

Posted: Thursday August 10, 2023

Sausage sizzle Thursday 2nd November

There will be a sausage sizzle on Thursday 2nd November at lunchtime as a fundraiser for the school council's chosen charities. Sausages must be pre ordered at school... read on...

Posted: Thursday August 10, 2023

Choir

On Sunday, August 6th the Balmacewen Intermediate School Choir sang at a special concert to farewell Olivia Pike.

Posted: Wednesday August 9, 2023