News

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

 

Science Fair

No doubt you will have heard about the Science Fair. It is a school wide event that has been happening at Balmacewen Intermediate for a number of years now. It is a successful event and our students are often award winners at the Otago Science & Technology Fair. The upcoming holiday is a good time to start brainstorming and experimenting with ideas for your Science and Technology Fair Project

Posted: Wednesday April 13, 2016

Read Maia's review of Term 1

Term one tick it off.

Posted: Wednesday April 13, 2016

Room 9 Rippa Rugby Team.

The end of a great term of rippa rugby.

Posted: Wednesday April 13, 2016

Excerpts from Room 9 camp recounts.

We had lots to write about in our camp recounts. Here are some excerpts we wanted to share.

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

Anzac Day Commemorations

Our school choir has been invited to sing at Queens Gardens on Anzac Day

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

Well done, you've made it to the end of Term One!

Time flies when you're having fun! It has been an action packed term with many highlights.

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

What's hot in the kitchen with the Year 7's?

The year 7's have finished off their unit by making stir-fry, crumble, sushi and cookies.

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

Proud students and great outcomes

A gallery of Year 8 and Year 7 finished outcomes.

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

What's hot in the Kitchen with the Year 8s?

The end of the term has come quick and the Year 8's had a mystery box competition

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

Keeping in Touch

9 teams competed at the Oval Junior Competition for Balmacewen this term.

Posted: Tuesday April 12, 2016

Otago Primary Swimming Championships

On Saturday 9th April Balmacewen had 26 swimmers compete in the Otago Champs at Moana Pool.

Posted: Monday April 11, 2016

Unicorns Rippa Rugby

Room 2's Rippa Rugby team - the Unicorns, have just completed a very successful term of Rippa Rugby.

Posted: Monday April 11, 2016

TERM 1

Working to the end of term 1 and what a full term we've had.

Posted: Monday April 11, 2016

Certificates Week 10

Congratulations to Stella and Luke who were awarded the certificates this week from Room 11.

Posted: Saturday April 9, 2016

M&M Statistics

Room 11 have started learning about how to accurately collect and record data in Maths this week. They don't seem to mind maths in the morning when there are M&M's involved...

Posted: Saturday April 9, 2016

Mandarin with Miss Yu

This term we have been lucky enough to have Miss Yu come join Room 11 every Monday to take us for Mandarin lessons.

Posted: Saturday April 9, 2016

Room 5 & 11 Camp Waihola

With the weather in our favour, we had an action-packed week down at the Christian Youth Camp in Waihola.

Posted: Saturday April 9, 2016

Week 11, Term 1

It's hard to believe that we are at the end of term 1 already!!! It has been an action packed term, with so much on offer.

Posted: Thursday April 7, 2016

Report writing at its finest!

Room 8 has been busy working on the art of report writing throughout the term. We have written a range of different reports on various animals from around the world. Mridula produced a fantastic piece on the infamous Skunk! Enjoy.

Posted: Wednesday April 6, 2016

Under the Moon

By Jim Henderson - Room 2

Posted: Tuesday April 5, 2016