News

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

 

Ben Matulino visits Balmac

It's not everyday a Vodafone Warrior comes to school is it?

Posted: Wednesday March 15, 2017

Animal Attic and Butterfly Wars!

Room 7 spent a fantastic day at the Otago Museum as part of our current Survivor integrated theme.

Posted: Wednesday March 15, 2017

Room 6 visit Camlab

What is camlab you ask? Read on to find out

Posted: Tuesday March 14, 2017

Camp was AWESOME!!!

Room 25 & 26 had such an amazing time at camp last week!!!

Posted: Monday March 13, 2017

ROOM 15’S AQUARIUM TRIP 

On Monday the 20th of February Room 15 went to the aquarium and this is what we did. We when into the aquarium and we looked over the topic. The topic was ‘what do I eat? What eats me?’ it was run by Adam and Shelly.

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

Room 24 Assembly

Our assembly is done and dusted!

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

Balmac Super 6 Rap

A lyrical introduction to the  Balmac Super 6. Well done boys!

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

Keeping Ourselves Safe Online.

Phil from Attitude New Zealand discusses keeping our selves safe on line.

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

House Sport 2017 Underway

Chapman, Lynn, Highgate and Shetland battle it out.

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Room 3 Aquarium Trip

Check out the pictures of Room 3 at the Portobello Aquarium.

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Meet some of Room 9's super sewers!

The first lot of awesome cushions being completed and ready to go home. I love all the exciting colours and patterns. Well done!

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Room 2 and 6 Waihola Camp 2017

Room 2 and 6 had an amazing 3 days at CYC Waihola. 

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Year 8 Art G & T 

2017 brought many talented artists into our art room and art G & T is well underway. 

Posted: Tuesday March 7, 2017

Summer Days Writing

Room 7 have been writing about their summer time memories focusing on using the senses and use of imagery to bring their writing to life - check out a sample of our published work!!

Posted: Tuesday March 7, 2017

Our Trip To The Otago Museum

Last Wednesday, Room 8 went on a trip to the Otago Museum to explore the Tropical Rainforest and the Animal Attic as part of our Term 1 'Survivor' unit. 

Posted: Monday March 6, 2017

Room 9 and 11 camp.

What a great camp.

Posted: Monday March 6, 2017

Well done Dylan.

Thanks Dylan for displaying the Balmac values in all areas of school life.

Posted: Monday March 6, 2017

Room 2 Happenings

The busy times continue in Room 2!  We visited the Toitu Museum last week, had our school swimming sports and we are off to camp tomorrow.  Plenty more photos to come after camp!

Posted: Sunday March 5, 2017

Swimming Sports

Room 14 enjoyed the school swimming sports extravaganza.  

Posted: Sunday March 5, 2017

Zoologist visits Room 14

Professor Jon Waters  talked about adaptations that aid survival in a variety of living creatures.

Posted: Tuesday February 28, 2017