News

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

 

Year 8 News

Haere Mai / Nau Mai / Piki Mai = Welcome Welcome Welcome!

Posted: Sunday September 16, 2018

Extra Current Events

Balmacewen Intermediate had 4 teams entered in the Otago Daily Times Extra Current Events Quiz last week. The teams prepared well for the quiz - researching latest news, politics, flags and mapping skills. All 4 of our teams did very well and all placed in the top 8 out of the 50 + teams entered. Congratulations to Simon, Harry, Hannah, Nathan, Lauren, Emily, Charlie, Nicholas, Claudia, James, Thomas and Matthew.

Posted: Sunday September 16, 2018

Tournament of Minds team success.

Our Tournament of Minds team recently competed at the regional tournament in Christchurch. Read on to find out more about Tournament of Minds and to find out how they went at regionals.

Posted: Sunday September 16, 2018

Balmacewen Intermediate students present: Little STARS

Read on for all of the essential details....

Posted: Sunday September 16, 2018

Community Notices and Holiday Programmes

Please find attached PDF's for various holiday programmes and other community notices

Posted: Sunday September 16, 2018

Water Polo sign up form for term 4

Please find below the link to sign up to play water polo for Balmacewen Intermediate in term 4...

Posted: Friday September 14, 2018

Room 23's Art Gallery Trip

On Monday, Room 23 visited the Dunedin Art Gallery as part of our Impact topic this term.

Posted: Friday September 14, 2018

Sign up to play Touch for term 4

Are you are interested in playing touch for Balmacewen Intermediate during term 4? Read on below for more details and for the link to sign up...

Posted: Thursday September 13, 2018

Community Service Day

On Wednesday 12th September Room's 7,8 and 14 completed a community service day as part of our Impact topic focusing on our impact on our planet. We spent the day in Ross Creek, Leith Valley and around Woodhaugh Gardens cleaning and collecting rubbish.

Posted: Thursday September 13, 2018

What's hot in the Kitchen with the Year 8's

The third group has nearly finished their time in the Food Technology room.

Posted: Wednesday September 12, 2018

League

Balmacewen entered a team in the weekly League competition.

Posted: Wednesday September 12, 2018

Sassenachs Rugby

Balmacewen entered three teams in this year's Sassenach tournament held on Wednesday 22nd August.

Posted: Wednesday September 12, 2018

Room 22, 23 & 24's Perfect Pies

Finally after weeks of waiting Rooms 22, 23 & 24 got to make their creative pies.

Posted: Wednesday September 12, 2018

Student Safety

An important message regarding student safety....

Posted: Wednesday September 12, 2018

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

The second group have just about finished their time in the Food Technology Room.

Posted: Wednesday September 12, 2018

Stunning underwater art

On Monday Room 7 visited the Art Gallery as part of our Impact theme -our focus was on plastics and the oceans.

Posted: Tuesday September 11, 2018

Polyfest Livestream link

Read on for the livestream link for the Otago Polyfest.

Posted: Monday September 10, 2018

More Sculptures by Year 8 Artists

The Year 8 students have explored methods of creating 3D triangular shapes using sticks, card and cardboard. Next they explored other shapes, ideas and prototyped. Much problem solving and persevering have gone into creating their sculpyures.

Posted: Friday September 7, 2018

Term 3 Fabrics and Year 8

Year 8 students have been working hard to complete a variety of projects. All students should have completed 3 outcomes by the end of the term. The emphasis has been on developing skills, working through the design and creation process to complete outcomes that they are proud of.

Posted: Thursday September 6, 2018

Term 3 and Softie Extravaganza

The onset of Term 3 in the Fabrics room, signals the start of the Softie extravaganza!

Posted: Thursday September 6, 2018