News

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

 

Robotics teams preparing well for the Robocup

We have 9 teams preparing for Robocup. These talented students have created some amazing projects as they develop ideas for this annual competition.

Posted: Friday June 8, 2018

Launch - tech week event for girls

An event organised by Hatch Education to encourage girls into technology as an area to make an impact in the world.

Posted: Friday June 8, 2018

Hockey players progressing well

We have four Balmac teams entered into the Intermediate hockey competition on a Friday night. All teams are working well together as a team and making great progress. Keep up the good work everyone. Also, a special thank you to our parent supporters, our coaches and the referees. Remember all draws are on the school website under sport, hockey.

Posted: Friday June 8, 2018

Paid Union Meeting

Dear Parents and Caregivers.....

Posted: Friday June 8, 2018

Rooms 7, 8 & 14's Perfect Pies

The Perfect Pies were being created by budding chefs...

Posted: Friday June 8, 2018

Room 3, 4 & 13's Perfect Pies

The smells wafting out of the Foods Room were amazing.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Message from the Principal

The weather may be cooling down but that hasn't slowed the pace and energy of learning at Balmacewen.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Whats hot in the Kitchen with the Year 8's?

Savoury has been on the menu for the first half of the term...

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Good focus and motivation

Students motivated to produce good outcomes and well focused on their learning.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Year 8 News

A warm welcome to all family and friends of our Year 8 Whanau.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Final Cushion rotation for 2018

The last rotation of Year 7 students have started with the cushion making unit. This week and last week, the students have been learning about their chosen machine, learning the essential parts of it, learning to thread it correctly before learning how to sew and going on to sit their sewing machine driving licence.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Year 7 News

It is has been a busy, action packed term in Year 7 - read on to hear all of our news.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Term 2, Year and Fabrics

Needle books, flowers, drawstring bags, doorstops and onto screen printing.

Posted: Thursday June 7, 2018

Absences

Please read on for important information regarding student absences....

Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2018

KIDS CROSS COUNTRY WINTER SERIES 2018

Details below....

Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2018

Commitment to music lessons

It is very important that all students are attending their music lessons on time.

Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2018

Otago Hockey - Junior trials

Junior trials are on Sunday 24th June. You need to register to attend at www.oha.org.nz/2018un13

Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2018

Creating, Making and Science!

Room 9 have been writing procedures. This tied in nicely with our creating and making through science.

Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2018

Balmacewen Boys Football

A great result for Balmacewen first game of the season.

Posted: Wednesday June 6, 2018

Kaikorai Kids Kill it at the Hockey Turf

The Kaikorai Gold hockey team smashed straight into the season with an outstanding game. The bold year fives and sixes who make up the team took to the turf on Wednesday the 16th. It was a rainy day but that wasnt stopping these fabulous hockey players from playing their hardest against the enemy team - Warrington. We went down to McMillan turf to observe this exciting game.

Posted: Tuesday June 5, 2018