News

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

 

Students making and deconstructing.

A lot of smiles be seen with learning new skills. Some students have also been enjoying learning about demolition.

Posted: Thursday March 15, 2018

Year 8 News

Seven weeks have passed in the blink of an eye. Please read on to find out what exciting events have transpired.

Posted: Thursday March 15, 2018

Student Success!

In the Christmas holidays, one of our Year 8 students, Alyssa, went to Tamworth in Australia to compete in a country music festival with her group M.A.C . Read on to hear about their experience and success. Congratulations Alyssa and your trio!

Posted: Thursday March 15, 2018

CAMP

What an amazing time Room 2 and 11 had at camp this week.

Posted: Thursday March 15, 2018

Dunedin Primary Schools Triathlon

Photos and results from a great day.

Posted: Thursday March 15, 2018

Hockey at Balmacewen Intermediate

Winter sports are just around the corner. If your child would like to play hockey for the winter season, read on for all of the essential information...

Posted: Thursday March 15, 2018

Balmacewen Basketball 2018

The winter sports season is just around the corner which means basketball sign-ups and trials will be happening this term.

Posted: Wednesday March 14, 2018

Fun, friendly and fast.

That's one way to describe our term so far!

Posted: Wednesday March 14, 2018

Does your child want to play netball?

Read on to find out about how netball works at Balmacewen Intermediate School.

Posted: Wednesday March 14, 2018

Year 7 news March 2018

We have had a busy and active start to 2018. Read on to find out all about it.

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

Room 6 head to Toitu and the Chinese Gardens

It's been a busy week of trips that have been supporting our Turangawaewae unit of work.

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

Room 5, 6 and 25 head to Arai te Uru Marae

We had an amazing day at the Marae and we learnt so many new skills.

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

First Marimba Session!

Today, Room 23 had their first marimba session with Mrs Mepham.

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

Rooms 3, 4 & 13's Designer Pies

The students from Rooms 3, 4 & 13 have planned their pies, wrote their shopping lists and finally got to make their pies.

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

Butterfly House

Last week Room 14 enjoyed an awesome afternoon at the 'Butterfly House' at the Otago Museum. This was a a great way to introduce our new 'habitat' focus as we work towards our Term 1 ASPIRE projects.

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

Congratulations to our Lit Quiz team!

On the 11th of March, a year eight team went to the Kids Lit Quiz Otago. Read on to find out how they went...

Posted: Tuesday March 13, 2018

Still the Same

In Room 10 we have been reading a story by David Hill call Still the Same.

Posted: Monday March 12, 2018

Butterfly Museum, Discovery World & Animal Attic!

Last Thursday, Room 7 and 8 visited the Otago Museum as part of our ongoing Adaptation unit this term.

Posted: Monday March 12, 2018

Camp 2018

Rooms 1 and 10 went to the Waihola Christian Youth Camp for 3 fun-filled days from Monday 5th March - Wednesday 7th March.

Posted: Saturday March 10, 2018

Camp Cooking

Room 1 learnt to use the gas cookers prior to heading to camp.

Posted: Saturday March 10, 2018