News

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

 

Otago Regional Aerobics Success

Well done to Jordan, Evaluna and Keira for getting Bronze medals in the Otago Regional Aerobics Competition.

Posted: Monday August 15, 2016

Otago Science and Technology Fair Success!

Balmacewen Intermediate students achieved highly at this year's Otago Science and Technology Fair with 19 students receiving awards including 2 of the 5 Premier awards: Best in Fair and General Excellence

Posted: Sunday August 14, 2016

Term 3 Health & Well-being

This week we were lucky enough to sample some of our fabulous facilities we have here in Dunedin.

Posted: Friday August 12, 2016

Room 11 EOTC Term 3

Check out a glimpse of our trip last week to the Otago University PE School, Forsyth Barr Stadium, Unipol and the Anatomy museum.

Posted: Thursday August 11, 2016

Collaborative Coding with Room 9, 11 and 25.

Rooms 9, 11 and 25 decided to share our collective knowledge of coding to work together.

Posted: Thursday August 11, 2016

Room 9's class trip.

On Tuesday Rooms 1 and 9 had a great day out, enjoying many new experiences.

Posted: Thursday August 11, 2016

We are incorporating a Makerspace into our Library. Can you help us?

With the return of classes to their normal blocks, the Library and Learning Centre are combining to add a Makerspace to our school.

Posted: Tuesday August 9, 2016

Balmacewen School Cross Country this Friday

Weather permitting, the Balmacewen Intermediate Cross Country will be held at school on Friday 12th August. It will take place between 1.15pm and 2.45pm.

Posted: Tuesday August 9, 2016

Busy start to Term Three!

It has been a busy few weeks in Room 14. It is that time of the Year that our Year 8 students have been out and about on High School open day visits thinking about choices and decisions for next year. In class we have started working on our Term Three integrated topic - IMPACT with our focus on the Olympics.

Posted: Tuesday August 9, 2016

Open Evening is tomorrow!!

Don't forget to come along to our open evening tomorrow night at 6pm in our school hall. We will have a large group of students and all of our staff available to answer your questions and show you our school.

Posted: Monday August 8, 2016

SNOW DAY!

Go outside and play in the snow, or stay inside with the fire on and keep warm. Either way, there is no school on today. Enjoy your long weekend and we will see everyone back at school on Monday

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

Room 11 Science Fair

Take a look at the amazing and creative Science Fair boards created by Room 11 in Term 2.

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

Ice Hills

By Loren O'Connor

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

Three Little Pigs

By Max Gaffaney

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

By Ben Burrow

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

A Nurse's War

By Hetty Waters

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

Forest Feet

Darcy Monteath

Posted: Thursday August 4, 2016

Boy's football cancelled

Due to the weather conditions and the forecast for Friday, the planned football game against Tahuna has been cancelled.

Posted: Wednesday August 3, 2016

Body Systems

So far this term we have looked at the Skeletal and Muscular Systems.

Posted: Wednesday August 3, 2016

Room 9's show, not tell writing.

Room 9 has been developing their writing skills, using good descriptive language.

Posted: Tuesday August 2, 2016