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


Success at National Cricket Finals

The Balmacewen boys cricket team travelled to Christchurch to take on the best in the country.

Posted: Tuesday November 24, 2015

Term 4 in the Fabrics Room

Year 7 and 8 project work

Posted: Tuesday November 24, 2015

Balmacewen sings at Armistice Remembrance

Once again our talented choir performed beautifully at the Armistice Day Service of Remembrance.

Posted: Wednesday November 11, 2015

Message from the Principal

There's so much happening at Balmacewen. It's an exciting time of year with plenty of events to keep us focussed and engaged.

Posted: Friday November 6, 2015

Balmacewen Athletics

 Balmacewen's school athletics day was held in Week 1 of Term 4. It was great to see all students giving it their very best.

Posted: Thursday November 5, 2015

Wearable Arts 2015

WOW - Last night our Wearable Arts Show was held at Otago Boys High School - it was an amazing night of colour, creativity and innovation.

Posted: Thursday November 5, 2015

Year 7 Term 4 news

Another busy and exciting term is under way and this term it's all about dance and drama! 

Posted: Thursday November 5, 2015

Year 8 News

It is amazing to think that there are just five weeks left for your child at Balmacewen Intermediate.

Posted: Wednesday November 4, 2015

NZ Uniform shop, 30% off Balmac uniforms

30% off all Balmacewen uniform now until dec 24th

Posted: Wednesday November 4, 2015

Art in Action

With only four and half tech teaching weeks to go, the Art Room continues to be a busy and exciting place for students.

Posted: Tuesday November 3, 2015

Overdue student invoices

Final student accounts have been sent out for the year. There are significant amounts outstanding, please pay as soon as possible.

Posted: Monday November 2, 2015

Fast paced action stories.

By Ethan Montaner, Room 3

Posted: Monday November 2, 2015

Balmac at South Island Water Polo 

Balmacewen had two teams competing in the South Island Intermediate Schools Water Polo tournament at Moana Pool this past weekend.

Posted: Monday November 2, 2015

Bruce Potter visits Balmac

Read Joe Roberts' review 

Posted: Monday November 2, 2015

Stu Duval visits Balmac

The Year 7 team were lucky to have a well known author, illustrator and storyteller visit Balmac.  Read Inez' review below.

Posted: Wednesday October 28, 2015

The Royal New Zealand Ballet comes to Balmac

All Year 7 classes were lucky enough to have a dance educator from the Royal New Zealand Ballet take them through a 90 minute workshop based around A Mid Summer Nights Dream.  Read Willow's review below:

Posted: Wednesday October 28, 2015

Harry and Jackson - Balmac Good Sorts!

A lovely example of kindness and helping others.

Posted: Monday October 26, 2015

Balmacewen Girls in sync at National Gymnastics Comp

Lucy Hayward and Florence Marshall enjoyed superb success placing second at the recent New Zealand Gymsport Championships. 

Posted: Saturday October 24, 2015

Great day at the School Athletics

Our students and teachers enjoyed 23 degrees and sunshine for our annual athletics day last Friday 16th October. 

Posted: Monday October 19, 2015

Fast paced action story

Another action packed story from Room 3.  Written by Oliver Richards

Posted: Sunday October 18, 2015