News

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

 

Otago Boys Scholarship.

The OBHS Foundation grants entrance scholarships to up to nine Year 9 students - three scholarships for each of the following categories ; academic, cultural, and sporting. To apply for one of these scholarships please click on the link below.

Posted: Saturday July 2, 2022

Netball

This season has started out well. We have played 5 games so far.

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Hockey

The Intermediate hockey season is well underway...

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Basketball

Please see basketball update below...

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Sport update:

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Enrolments for the 2023 school year are now open.

Please see the link below to enrol online.

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Message from the Principal

Mānawa maiea te putanga o Matariki!

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Can you design the next big Ice Cream flavour??

Duck Island Ice-Cream are on the hunt for their next big flavour and asking for ideas...

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Year 7's in the kitchen

The third group of year 7's are just finishing up their time in the foods room.

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

The Y8 made some amazing Pies

The second group of Year 8 students made their pies over the last 2 weeks.

Posted: Thursday June 30, 2022

Open Day/Nights, Enrolment Closing & Orientation Day 2022

Please see below the dates for High school open days and nights this year:

Posted: Wednesday June 29, 2022

School photographs

School photos will now take place on Tuesday 5th July. All students need to have their correct school uniform including their school jersey, correct socks and shoes as per the school website for this photograph please.

Posted: Wednesday June 29, 2022

Chess success for Balmacewen!

Congratulations to the Balmacewen chess team for winning the Otago - Southland Chess Championship.

Posted: Wednesday June 29, 2022

Year 8 News

Kia Ora Year 8 Whanau

Posted: Wednesday June 29, 2022

A Hards Winter

Its cold outside but the spark of learning is burning hot in the workshop.

Posted: Tuesday June 28, 2022

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

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