News

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

 

Year 7 Speech Finals

This term all our Year 7 classes completed a speech writing and presenting unit in their classrooms culminating in a Year 7 Final in Week 4.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Rock climbing at Long Beach

We were lucky this term to have our EOTC Term Four event take place. Our Year 7 students were challenged to complete a number of rock climbing courses up the rock face. Check out some of our amazing photos from the day.

Posted: Friday November 26, 2021

Food bank collection - Student council

Posted: Wednesday November 24, 2021

Year 8 stationery list for 2022

Please find attached the stationery list for students who will be in year 8 in 2022.

Posted: Tuesday November 23, 2021

Y7's Designer Biscuits

The Y7's had to design a biscuit that was suitable for the whole family to eat.

Posted: Tuesday November 23, 2021

Y8's Perfect Pies

The Y8's have designed their perfect pie.

Posted: Tuesday November 23, 2021

Year 8 Lit Quiz Winners - The Mockingjays Rm 5

Library this term for year 8 was participating in a Lit Quiz, the final of which was held on Monday 15th November. Finalists from each class met for a Grand Final.

Posted: Sunday November 14, 2021

Year 8 News

Kia ora Year 8 Whanau

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Y8 Foods

We are well on the way for our perfect pies being made over the next couple of weeks.

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Touch

Balmacewen has 7 teams entered in the Oval Junior Module this term.

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Designer Biscuits

The Year 7's have been designing a biscuit that is suitable for their family to take on a picnic.

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Year 8 Boys Touch Tournament

Kings High School Tournament

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Bandquest

Three Balmacewen rock bands; Jett, Eclipse, and Bright Colours, have been hard at work for nearly two terms perfecting their performances for the annual Bandquest competition.

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Message from the Principal

We're closing in on the end of year and there's plenty of action ahead!

Posted: Thursday November 4, 2021

Covid Vaccinations and school

There are a number of new vaccination rules that relate to schools.

Posted: Wednesday November 3, 2021

Waka And Taonga

Year 7 and Year 8 students have been exploring Maori inspired design concepts.

Posted: Wednesday November 3, 2021

Prize giving changes

Due to the level 2 COVID restrictions we are unable to hold our school prize giving at the Regent Theatre as previously planned.

Posted: Tuesday November 2, 2021

South Island Waterpolo Championships

Last weekend the South Island waterpolo championships were held at Moana Pool. It was fantastic to see that this tournament could go ahead under very strict conditions of Level 2.

Posted: Tuesday November 2, 2021

Kapahaka performance

A very special performance from the Balmacewen kapahaka group at Queens Gardens.

Posted: Tuesday November 2, 2021

Term 4 sport update

Posted: Tuesday November 2, 2021