News

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

 

Social Media

How much do you know about social media? Do you know about social media platforms such as snap chat, whats app, viber, facebook, instagram? Are your children using them?

Posted: Tuesday March 22, 2016

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