News

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

 

It's a project based world!

We want our students to be curious. To dream, wonder, question, examine, test, hypothesise, prototype, “fail well” and succeed.

Posted: Monday June 12, 2023

Super Skills

Our Super Skills are specially designed to help students understand more about themselves and how to learn. There’s no talent required! It’s all about having a positive view of yourself and a healthy desire to do your best and keep growing as a person.

Posted: Monday June 12, 2023

We're with you!

Our home room philosophy gives students a comfortable and familiar base.

Posted: Monday June 12, 2023

The Balmacewen Student

You’ll hear it said here…. "That’s the Balmac Way”

Posted: Monday June 12, 2023

UNIFORM REMINDERS

All students are expected to wear the correct uniform. All items should be clearly named. Lost property is located in the office foyer. Please read on for specific information...

Posted: Wednesday June 7, 2023

Octacan Appeal 2023

The annual winter Octacan appeal is underway and we would like to support this cause.

Posted: Monday June 5, 2023

Non-Uniform Day

This Thursday 8 June - $2

Posted: Monday June 5, 2023

NAU MAI HAERE MAI

A warm welcome to Balmacewen Intermediate.

Posted: Friday June 2, 2023

Paid Union Meeting Wednesday 31 May

NZEI the teachers union, has given notiice of a Paid Union Meeting on Wednesday 31 May.

Posted: Friday May 26, 2023

ICAS Assessments

Please read on for information regarding ICAS Assessments...

Posted: Monday May 22, 2023

Kapa Haka Panui

Tēnā tatou e te whānau

Posted: Wednesday May 17, 2023

Year 7 & 8 Ambrose Golf competition.

Balmacewen had two teams of 4 competing in a year 7 & 8 Ambrose golf competition held at 12 Oaks Golf Course on Friday 5th May

Posted: Friday May 12, 2023

40 Hour challenge.

Our school had a visit from Emily the World Vision youth ambassador today.

Posted: Friday May 12, 2023

Counsellor at Balmacewen

We are very pleased to advise that we have a counsellor starting next week!

Posted: Thursday May 11, 2023

Students and tools

For many students using tools equals new experiences.

Posted: Thursday May 11, 2023

Message from the Principal

There's much to celebrate and be proud of in this newsletter. Well done to everyone for making such a positive start to the term!

Posted: Thursday May 11, 2023

Year 8 News

A very warm welcome to our Year 8 Whanau and friends.

Posted: Thursday May 11, 2023

Year 7 Fabrics

More fabulous cushions created by more fabulous students. These will be heading home the next week so they can celebrate all of their epic learning with you at home.

Posted: Thursday May 11, 2023

Rugby League

For any Rugby League players, Otago Rugby League Development Day is taking place next Sunday, 21st May at the Sargood Centre/Logan Park (40 Logan Park Drive).

Posted: Wednesday May 10, 2023

4 ingredients...50 minutes...Make a great dish...Go!

One of the highlights of the year 8 term is the mystery box challenge.

Posted: Wednesday May 10, 2023