News

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

 

Polyfest performance

The Balmacewen Kapa Haka group are performing at the Otago Polyfest on Thursday 15th September at 12.25pm. The performance will be live streamed for those who cannot make it to the Edgar Centre.

Posted: Sunday September 11, 2022

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

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Posted: Tuesday September 6, 2022

SCHOOL ACCOUNTS 2023

Please read on for information regarding this.

Posted: Tuesday September 6, 2022

Late start today - September 6th.

Mōrena Balmacewen community. Due to ice and snow and the road conditions we have a 10.45am start for school today.

Posted: Monday September 5, 2022

MEET THE TEACHER EVENING 2023

This is an early opportunity to meet your child’s teacher to discuss class programmes and expectations. This will be held on Wednesday 8th February at 7.00pm. It will begin in the school hall with an address from our Principal Andrew Hunter.

Posted: Monday September 5, 2022

SCHOOL UNIFORM

Read on for the details on school uniforms and where to purchase them.

Posted: Sunday September 4, 2022

YEAR 7 STATIONERY LIST - 2023

Please find attached a PDF of the stationery requirements for year 7 students for the 2023 school year.

Posted: Saturday September 3, 2022

2023 SCHOOL TIMES AND DATES

The school calendar is available on our school website. You can also check the daily notices for our students from our web page.

Posted: Saturday September 3, 2022

Head lice

Please read the attached Ministry guidelines regarding head lice. We have been made aware that there are some cases of head lice around. Please check your child's hair and treat if necessary. Thank you.

Posted: Thursday September 1, 2022

Hockey - 2022 season

The hockey season for 2022 concluded on Friday night. A big thank you to all of our players, supporters, coaches and officials for helping to make it such a great season.

Posted: Saturday August 27, 2022

Netball

The netball season for 2022 has come to a close with final games being played on Thursday.

Posted: Friday August 26, 2022

Year 7's in the kitchen

The final group of the first rotation are just finishing their time in the foods room.

Posted: Friday August 26, 2022

Y8 Pies

The Year 8 have designed and completed their pies. Some really creative ideas are out there...

Posted: Friday August 26, 2022

Message from the Principal

It's nearly Spring and we're looking forward to warmer days ahead!

Posted: Thursday August 25, 2022

O'Mathalon success

After a two year break, finally the O'Mathalon was back on this year and Balmacewen teams achieved great results.

Posted: Thursday August 25, 2022

Year 8 News

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

Posted: Thursday August 25, 2022

ICAS Maths Exam on Monday

ICAS maths will be held Monday the 29th of August in the maths extension room.

Posted: Thursday August 25, 2022

Community notices

School fairs, colour runs, tennis, parenting presentations and more

Posted: Wednesday August 24, 2022

Year 7 Fabrics - Drawstring Bags

Our brief was to use our new machine sewing skills to create a functional drawstring bag!

Posted: Wednesday August 24, 2022

Geometry in Maths

We kicked off Maths learning in Year 7 and 8 this term with Geometric Thinking......

Posted: Tuesday August 23, 2022