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


EPro8 Engineering Success

In an exciting final, Balmacewen Intermediate's Try-Bal Warriors became the Otago champions.

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2017

Balmacewen Football

Camaraderie, hard work and positivity continue to pay off for Balmacewen, as they maintain their winning streak. 

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2017

Room 23's Rippa Rugby Rendezvous

Balmac Storm back in business... 

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2017

Fitness, Food, Focus Rotations

In the first two weeks of this term Room’s 5, 6 and 26 have been doing fitness as part of the FFF rotations (Fitness, Food, Focus). It has been great fun to do.

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2017

Netball 2017 comes to an end.

The end of the netball season has arrived.

Posted: Thursday August 17, 2017

Year 7 Term 3 news 

Read on to find out what has been happening in the Year 7 team.

Posted: Wednesday August 16, 2017


Results are in from the O'Mathalon.... 

Posted: Tuesday August 15, 2017

Ellis Park Softball Registration Day 2017/2018 Season

Old and new players are welcome. Sunday 3rd of September 3pm - 5pm at Ellis Park Clubrooms. Any questions call Debi 027 878 9495

Posted: Tuesday August 15, 2017

Orokonui Eco-Sanctuary Visit

Today we had a fantastic day at the Eco-Sanctuary as part of our Impact topic. 

Posted: Tuesday August 15, 2017

Extra Poetry Competition success for Shima Jack.

Shima has managed to win not only first place but also second place in this competition. 

Posted: Saturday August 12, 2017

Published success for Lily Knox!

Lily's work has been selected from over 1000 entries to be published in the Toitoi journal. Toitoi is a quarterly journal of writing and art by New Zealand children, ages 5–13.

Posted: Saturday August 12, 2017


By Amber Pringle

Posted: Saturday August 12, 2017

CAMLAB - Term Three

Today Room 7 headed off to the CAMLAB to have a go at some activities and new skills that we could use this term in our IMPACT topic to present and share our new learning.

Posted: Wednesday August 9, 2017

Making & Creating in the CAMLAB

On Thursday morning Room 8 spent time in the CAMLAB exploring all of the wonderful activity stations and giving lots of new things a go.

Posted: Wednesday August 2, 2017

Southland Sports Exchange

Yesterday 100 Balmacewen students travelled down to Invercargill for our annual winter sports exchange with Southland Boys and Girls High School. 

Posted: Wednesday August 2, 2017


Automatic bowling machines, fidget spinners, fresh mushrooms, tempering chocolate, recycling and fitness and education. These are some of the topics cover in Room 5 Science Fair projects last term.

Posted: Tuesday August 1, 2017

Tech Girls are Superheroes Competition 

This year Balmacewen Intermediate entered three teams in the Tech Girls are Superheroes Competition which is an Australasian competition designed to support and encourage girls to get involved in the tech industry. 

Posted: Monday July 31, 2017

OPEN NIGHT: Wed 9th Aug at 6pm

Come and see what's happening at Balmacewen Intermediate School. We warmly invite you to our Open Night on Wednesday 9th August, beginning in our school hall at 6pm. We look forward to seeing you there.

Posted: Friday July 28, 2017

Term 3 Update 

Room 2 are ready for another action packed term! 

Posted: Wednesday July 26, 2017


By Charli Osborne

Posted: Wednesday July 26, 2017