News

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

 

School is closed for 3 days.

The Prime Minister announced that from 11.59pm tonight that school will be closed for 3 days.

Posted: Tuesday August 17, 2021

Teacher Only Day - Friday 3rd September

This notice is to advise that Friday 3rd September will be a Teacher Only Day.

Posted: Wednesday August 11, 2021

School Cross Country

Please find a copy of the newsletter for the school cross country below...

Posted: Monday August 2, 2021

Balmacewen Arts Show 2021 - Wake Up - OHOMAI

It's time to sign up for this year's Performing Arts Show.

Posted: Tuesday July 27, 2021

Year 8 Technology Reports are coming home tonight...

The Year 8 Technology books from their last class are coming home with your child tonight. Inside their book is their Report. Please have a look for it.

Posted: Sunday July 25, 2021

Otago Hockey Development opportunity.

Otago Hockey are excited to be holding their development programme this year for anyone in our Intermediate competition....

Posted: Sunday July 25, 2021

Balmac Book

Posted: Saturday July 17, 2021

Enrol for 2022. It's a piece of cake

Enrol online at www.balmacewen.school.nz/about-us/enrolment

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

Ready set GO

Sport is BIG at Balmacewen.

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

Play it

Our cultural programme brings great energy and vibrancy to Balmacewen.

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

Design, Create, Make

Skills for life!

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

BYOD

Digital technology has transformed how we learn.

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

It's a project based world!

We want our students to be curious. To dream, wonder, question, examine, test, hypothesise, prototype, “fail well” and succeed.

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

Super Skills

Our Super Skills are specially designed to help students understand more about themselves and how to learn. There’s no talent required! It’s all about having a positive view of yourself and a healthy desire to do your best and keep growing as a person.

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

We're with you!

Our home room philosophy gives students a comfortable and familiar base.

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

The Balmacewen Student

You’ll hear it said here….”That’s the Balmac Way”

Posted: Tuesday July 13, 2021

IMPORTANT: HOCKEY CANCELLED TONIGHT.

Otago hockey have made the tough call to cancel hockey tonight (9th July). With the wind picking up and both rain and a predicted -2 degree windchill temperature at 6pm tonight- theye didn’t think this was a very nice way to finish off the term with tired children. Stay warm and enjoy the holidays and we will see you back in term 3,

Posted: Friday July 9, 2021

Friendly Reminder

Please note that all visitors must report to the school office (this includes parents!). Please do not go directly to classrooms.

Posted: Friday July 9, 2021

Mānawatia a Matariki

We welcomed and celebrated Matariki with a fabulous hangi kai for all of our ākonga and kaiako this afternoon.

Posted: Thursday July 8, 2021

Y8's Pies & Mystery Boxes

The Year 8's have been working hard this term

Posted: Thursday July 8, 2021