News

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

 

Time travel by Shima Jack

Read Shima's excellent recount about our visit to Toitu and the Chinese Gardens.

Posted: Saturday March 5, 2016

Exploring Apps

Sharing ideas is an important part of learning in Room 25. 'MindMeister' App allows us to collaborate in an effective and exciting format.

Posted: Saturday March 5, 2016

Room 7's trip to the butterfly house!

On Wednesday Room 7 went to the Otago Museum. While we were here we learnt about rainforest ecosystems. We had a really good time! Can't wait to go again!!! By Regan Turner.

Posted: Friday March 4, 2016

Jacob blasts 142 in T20 match

A brilliant innings by the skipper!

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Camp - Day 1 The Tramp

Room 10 had a great first day at camp.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Creative Writing

Following our trip to Toitu and the Chinese Gardens earlier in the week, we decided to use the pictures we had taken as imaginative story starters.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Chatbus - Safari Dunedin Event.

On Saturday 9 April, ChatBus is holding our Safari Dunedin event.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Week 5 Term 1

It has been an awesome week in class as we really get into some work.

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

Well done to Sarah and Neisha!

Sarah D and Neisha have just won the Zone Games horse riding! It was a vigorous competition and both girls were outstanding! Congrats!

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

MINERS BASKETBALL

Basketball Otago is excited to offer a new basketball development program for Terms 2 and 3.

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

Diggers Basketball

Basketball Otago is happy to announced The Diggers Holiday Basketball Camp 18-21 April from 8.30am to Noon at the Edgar Centre.

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

Football South: Dunedin Junior Club contacts.

Is your child interested in joining a football club this year?

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

Toitu & Chinese Gardens

What a fantastic day Room 26 had at our beautiful Toitu Museum and the Chinese Gardens.

Posted: Tuesday March 1, 2016

Silhouette Art

Posted: Tuesday March 1, 2016

Room 9's trip to Toitu Museum

Today we visited Toitu to increase our understanding of early Dunedin.

Posted: Monday February 29, 2016

Assembly Award!

Congratulations to Caitlin who received our first class Assembly certificate last week:) I look forward to others displaying the same positive and hardworking attitude that Caitlin displays to earn the next awards.

Posted: Sunday February 28, 2016

Walking the Pineapple Track

Rooms 9 and 1 walked the Pineapple Track on Friday to build on our preparation for the camp walk.

Posted: Sunday February 28, 2016

Pineapple Track Walk

On Friday 26th February walked the Pineapple Track in preparation for camp.

Posted: Saturday February 27, 2016

Message from the Principal

We are now fully into our Term One programme. It 's great to see the energy and enthusiasm in all school activities.

Posted: Friday February 26, 2016

Year 8 News

The first 4 weeks have been a hive of activity. Read on to find out what has transpired.

Posted: Friday February 26, 2016