News

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

 

Room 3 Visits the Butterfly House

Check out the photos of the amazing butterflies Room 3 got to hang out with during their recent trip to the Museum.

Posted: Thursday March 17, 2016

Otago Girls Teach P.E. 

Check out the fantastic Otago Girls P.E. students who have been teaching our Room 3, 4 and 14 students different skills and sports. 

Posted: Thursday March 17, 2016

Room 9 was blown away by camp!

Room 9 had an amazing time on camp and a bit of an adventure as well.

Posted: Thursday March 17, 2016

Camp 2016

Rooms 1 and 9 headed off to Camp Waihola on Wednesday 9th March to get to know each other better, face new challenges and develop trust and teamwork. It literally blew us away!!

Posted: Tuesday March 15, 2016

Harry Mason at New Zealand Oceans Championships

Check out Harry Mason's awesome results below:

Posted: Tuesday March 15, 2016

Room 26 begin swimming lessons

Today we had the first of 5 swimsation lessons. 

Posted: Monday March 14, 2016

Alison Shanks

Today Room 26 were lucky enough to hear from Olympic and World Track Cyclist Alison Shanks. 

Posted: Monday March 14, 2016

Alison Shanks - Olympic Ambassador

World champion cyclist Alison Shanks visits Balmacewen Intermediate.

Posted: Monday March 14, 2016

Berwick Camp

What a week of excitement, fun, and team building at Berwick Camp for Room 24

Posted: Sunday March 13, 2016

The Pineapple Track

Read on to find James Howard's recount of our walk on the Pineapple track.

Posted: Friday March 11, 2016

Painted Cats, Big Letters and Peacocks

WOW!! The first group of Year 7 Artists have finished their painting projects.  

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

Group Activities - Day 2

Have a look at some of the fun activities room 10 explored on our second day of camp

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

Flying Fox Fun

One of the camp highlights was certainly the flying fox. Check out the pictures of room 10 students on the flying fox!

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

Mandarin

Mandarin has kicked off in Room 25. After 4 sessions we can meet and greet, count and are now learning colours through the art of traditional mask making. 

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

Roles and Responsibilities in Room 3

Check out our wonderful students who have been awarded with roles and responsibilities in Room 3.

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

CAMP WAIHOLA 2016

What a fantastic time Room 25 & 26 had at camp earlier this week!!!!!

Posted: Wednesday March 9, 2016

Week 6

Here we go it is time to create our creature

Posted: Wednesday March 9, 2016

Close Encounters of the Butterfly Kind!

Room 14 had many close encounters last week at the Museum butterfly house with butterflies, bugs and strange plant life.

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016

Toitu Trip

Room 2 had a fantastic trip to the Toitu Museum and the Chinese Gardens today. 

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016

What's hot in the kitchen with the Y7's?

Group A  have finished their first block in Foods technology  and are hopefully wowing with their cooking at home!

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016