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


Cooking with the Year 8's

The year 8's have been working through a variety of recipes in preparation for making their own pies.

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2022

Year 7 Fabrics

Cushions are designed to add comfort and decorate a space. Our first rotation of Year 7 students are well on the way to completing their first outcome in Technology.

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2022

Y7's are in the kitchen

A great start to year in Food Technology.

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2022

Womens Cricket world cup

On Tuesday we had a Cricket 4 good session with Otago Cricket and a Zoom with the England womens Cricket team

Posted: Wednesday March 9, 2022

Year 7 News

It has been a fantastic start to the year for our new Year 7 students. We have been very impressed with how quickly they have settled into their new classes, the change in expectations and how they have transitioned into our school.

Posted: Monday March 7, 2022

Parent/Teacher Interviews - Term 1 2022.

Normally at this time of year we would be inviting parents and caregivers into our school for beginning of the year parent/teacher conferences. Due to the COVID red light setting we have had to make some adjustments to this process.

Posted: Monday March 7, 2022

Week 5 already...

Kia ora Balmacewen whanau. We have come to the end of another busy week of school at Balmacewen Intermediate.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2022

Sports Update

Some outside school sport information for our tamariki...

Posted: Thursday February 24, 2022

Phase 3 changes.

As we have now moved to phase 3, the definition of close contacts has changed. Please read on for more information...

Posted: Thursday February 24, 2022

COVID -19 confirmed case.

Please read on for information...

Posted: Wednesday February 23, 2022

Class photographs postponed

We have decided to postpone our class photographs to another time. We will let you know closer to the time when this will be.

Posted: Monday February 21, 2022

School photographs

School photos will take place at school on Tuesday 22nd February. All students need to have their correct school uniform including their school jersey, correct socks and shoes as per the school website for this photograph please. Photographs will be taken outside.

Posted: Monday February 21, 2022

Good News!

Posted: Friday February 18, 2022

Possible Covid Case

A heads up that we have been notified of a possible Covid19 case.

Posted: Thursday February 17, 2022

School Accounts

The school account for Term 1 was emailed yesterday. Please read on for information regarding this.

Posted: Thursday February 17, 2022

Teacher only day - Tuesday 22nd March.

Please note this is the day after Otago Anniversary day.

Posted: Monday February 14, 2022

Correct PE uniform.

Please note that our correct PE uniform is the t shirt and shorts as pictured below. No other t shirts or shorts should be worn for PE unless arrangements have been made with the classroom teacher. Thank you.

Posted: Friday February 4, 2022

Music Tuition 2022

Sign up for learning a musical instrument at school is now open and will close on Friday 11th of February. Students are able to learn a wide range of instruments and Miss Brusse will be visiting classes Tuesday and Thursday next week with a video to show the instruments available as well as answering any questions students may have. It is important that the following parent information is read carefully as there are a variety of options and fees associated with the Itinerant Music Program.

Posted: Thursday February 3, 2022

Community Notices

Notices from our community are attached below

Posted: Thursday February 3, 2022

Otago Water Polo

Club open nights.....

Posted: Thursday February 3, 2022