News

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

 

Netball registrations are open

You can register your child now for the 2020 netball season

Posted: Thursday June 4, 2020

Year 8 writing

This is an excellent piece of writing created by a year 8 student, Megha Kumar during isolation.

Posted: Friday May 29, 2020

Year 8 - Fabulous in Fabrics

This week our Year 8 students have completed their projects in Fabrics. It has been awesome to be back in the classroom learning alongside each other.

Posted: Friday May 29, 2020

Year 7 - Cushion Creators

It is great to be back in our Fabrics room creating with textiles.

Posted: Friday May 29, 2020

Year 8 Artists

Students focused on mixing colours and building variety in their Sense of Place Paintings

Posted: Friday May 29, 2020

Alphabet Adventure

Year 7s explore painting techniques, observational drawing, building a background and doodling.

Posted: Friday May 29, 2020

Absences

With Covid-19 we are having to do extra reporting around student absences. Please read on for information regarding this...

Posted: Friday May 29, 2020

Year 8 News

A very warm welcome to our Year 8 Whanau.

Posted: Thursday May 28, 2020

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

The Year 7's have finished their second rotation in the technology block.

Posted: Thursday May 28, 2020

Y8 Pies

The Year 8 have designed, and created their designer pies.

Posted: Thursday May 28, 2020

Basketball registration 2020

Please read on for information regarding the year 7 & 8 basketball competition for 2020

Posted: Thursday May 28, 2020

ICAS assessments

Please read on for information regarding ICAS assessments this year

Posted: Thursday May 28, 2020

Y8 Mystery Box

The Year 8s finished their their time in Foods with their Mystery Box Challenge.

Posted: Thursday May 28, 2020

Room 25 Haiku

During their online learning Room 25 wrote some Haiku poems based on their lockdown experiences - here is a selection of their poems.

Posted: Wednesday May 27, 2020

Bubblenation..

During our lockdown period we set a PBL project challenge for our Year 7 students - to become a photojournalist and take photos to record their time at home.

Posted: Wednesday May 27, 2020

Writing Extension

Our writing extension group have been exploring haiku poetry. Read on for a couple of examples...

Posted: Wednesday May 27, 2020

Message from the Principal

We have enjoyed a great two weeks in our return to school.

Posted: Tuesday May 26, 2020

Year 7 News

Welcome back to school! Returning to school after the lockdown, students have settled back into their classrooms and have enjoyed reconnecting with their friends and teachers. It has been an opportunity to reset, reconnect and reflect on how our lives have changed over the last few months and sharing stories and photos of life in our “Bubbles”. We feel we actually know our students even better through their sharing of their life beyond school during these times.

Posted: Tuesday May 26, 2020

Hockey - 2020 season.

The 2020 hockey season will look a little different this year. Read on for more information and to register your child to play.

Posted: Monday May 25, 2020

Learning

We specialise in learning programmes that recognise the needs of our young people.

Posted: Thursday May 21, 2020