News

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

 

Newington College Exchange

On Tuesday the 26th September, we were lucky enough to host an Australian boys school, Newington College - NSW, in a sports exchange.

Posted: Wednesday September 27, 2017

Year 8 News

Read on for a Term 3 Summary.

Posted: Wednesday September 27, 2017

Message from the Principal

Well done to everyone for an excellent term.

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

League

Balmacewen entered a team in the inaugural league competition held on a Tuesday after school.

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

What's hot in the kitchen with the Year 8's?

The third group of Year 8's have completed their time in the Foods room.

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

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

Group D has finished their time in the foods room for 2017.

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

Room 15, 23 & 24's Perfect Pies

After much deliberating and planning the groups finally made their perfect pies!

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

Bunnings Visit to Room 7!

Last week as part of our Term Three IMPACT topic looking at sustainable practices a team of community educators from Bunnings came to work with us.

Posted: Tuesday September 26, 2017

Robocup Junior Nationals

by Lara Tyndall

Posted: Sunday September 24, 2017

Year 8 Impact Sharing Night.

We would like to invite you to our Term Three Impact parents sharing night on WEDNESDAY 27th September, from 7.00 to 8.00pm.

Posted: Saturday September 23, 2017

Athletics training!!!!

All year 7 classes had a great time today practising for the upcoming school athletics sports.

Posted: Friday September 22, 2017

Term 3 Fabrics and Year 8

Year 8 students have been working hard to complete designer cushions, drawstring bags and screen printed t-shirts.

Posted: Thursday September 21, 2017

Year 7 Super Softies

With the onset of Term 3 in the Fabrics room, it signalled the start of the 2017 Softie extravaganza!

Posted: Thursday September 21, 2017

Term 3 - coming to an end

It is hard to believe we are nearly at the end of term 3!!

Posted: Wednesday September 20, 2017

Literacy in action

We read this article https://kiwikidsnews.co.nz/girl-4kg-hair-ball-blocking-gut/ ....and filmed news reports about this ghastly article !

Posted: Tuesday September 19, 2017

Polyfest - 2017

Balmacewen Kapa Haka and Pasifika Group took to the stage on Wednesday night in the 24th Otago Polyfest Festival.

Posted: Thursday September 14, 2017

TECH TIME!

It's all go for year 7! Students are well into their projects and it has been a pleasure spending time in each area and seeing students engaged and enjoying their personal projects.

Posted: Thursday September 14, 2017

Albatross Colony - Education Officers visit.

On Wednesday 13th September we were lucky enough to have two education officers from the Albatross Colony come to present an interactive session on Plastics and Rubbish in the Ocean and the Impact this has on native animals and sea life.

Posted: Wednesday September 13, 2017

Speeches

Room 10 have been busy presenting speeches.

Posted: Tuesday September 12, 2017

Room 9 creating using CAMLAB technology

Having fun with learning.

Posted: Tuesday September 12, 2017