News

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

 

Term 1 and Year 8

Students have been busy making a range of projects on the sewing machine and are now learning about screen printing.

Posted: Tuesday March 22, 2016

Year 7 Cushion Factory

The first group of Year 7 students in 2016 have completed their first project in the Fabrics room.

Posted: Monday March 21, 2016

Otago Girls sports coaching

We have been very fortunate to have teams of Otago Girls High students teaching us new sports and skills.

Posted: Monday March 21, 2016

What's hot in the Kitchen?

The groups have now changed over and are now cooking up a storm in the Foods Room.

Posted: Sunday March 20, 2016

Welcome to the Library

As a result of a very successful Summer Reading Programme we have celebrated by gifting books to some of those who participated. We had a full quota of 52 students sign up.

Posted: Saturday March 19, 2016

A Camp Reflection

by Flynn Garbutt

Posted: Thursday March 17, 2016

Waihola Camp 2016

Room 2 and 6 had a fantastic three days at camp this week! A huge thank you to our awesome parent helpers, we couldn't have done it without you!

Posted: Thursday March 17, 2016

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