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


Parent Interviews

Your child will be bringing their mid-term report home on Friday 8th July (the last day of this term.) As a follow up to this we invite you to have a 10 min interview with your child’s teacher. This will be an opportunity for you to discuss your child’s mid-term report in more detail with their classroom teacher.  

Posted: Monday July 4, 2016

Choral workshop

Balmacewen hosted a choral workshop recently with the other local intermediate schools.

Posted: Monday June 27, 2016

Can Appeal!!!!!!!

Awesome work from Room 26 and all the Year 7 students this week.  We collected non-perishable items to contribute to the local Food bank.

Posted: Friday June 24, 2016

Room 2 Futsal Tournament 

Today we had the finals day of our class Futsal Tournament.  A lot of high drama and tension on the field with both the final and 3rd vs 4th playoff coming down to penalty shootouts!

Posted: Tuesday June 21, 2016

Football skills & drills

Today was our first football skills and drills session.  

Posted: Monday June 20, 2016

Cadbury Couture Wearable Arts show to support Berwick Camp

This Year the Trust that runs Berwick Camp has been chosen as the recipient of some of the funds raised by the Chocolate Carnival week.  

Posted: Friday June 17, 2016

Room 14 Camp Moment in Time Writing

As a follow up to our Berwick Camp Room 14 have been working on a Moment in Time piece of writing. Here are a few of our samples....

Posted: Friday June 17, 2016

Year 8 News

Berwick Camps, Rocket Launching, NZ Music Month, Science and Technology Fair Inquiries.... Term Three is in full swing in our Year 8 classes!

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Vibe Holiday Programme

Looking for some fun options for the kids these school holidays? 

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Board of Trustees

Thank you to all who voted in the recent Board of Trustees Elections. Below are the results:

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Measles update - Important message from Southern District Health Board.

This as a timely reminder to check your child’s vaccination status and ensure they are up to date with their vaccinations. 

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Magic School Holiday Programme

Are you looking for a school holiday programme?

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Message from the Principal

With three weeks to go inTerm Two there is plenty to look forward to.

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Diggers Holiday Basketball Camp

Basketball Otago is happy to announce The Diggers Holiday Basketball Camp 11-14 July from 8.30am to Noon at the Edgar Centre.

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Lost Property

We have a huge amount of lost property in the office. The majority of this is un-named.

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Black Out Mufti Day

In support of the All Blacks, the school council have decided to have a mufti day on Friday 24th June

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Smiling and trying

Trying new tools and smiling when we succeed. 

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Cake Decorating 

The Foods Extension group have been learning some new skills and putting their artistic talents to good use.

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

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

We have finished with one group and started another group in the last 2 weeks. Smoothies, scones, muffins and cookies are coming out of the foods room. 

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016

Y8 Pies

They have planned, organised, made, cooked and finally sampled their designer pies.

Posted: Thursday June 16, 2016