News

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

 

Year 8 Balmac Zoo!!

On Wednesday night the Year 8 students celebrated their learning for Term One by presenting their Term One Survivor Zoo Inquiry to friends and family.

Posted: Wednesday April 12, 2017

What's cooking with the Year 8's?

Group A have finished up the term with biscuits, pavlovas, chocolate and the Mystery Box Challenge

Posted: Wednesday April 12, 2017

What's hot in the Kitchen with the Y7's?

Group D have now completed all their cooking from the first unit...

Posted: Wednesday April 12, 2017

The Zoo is Open!

After a busy week at camp Room 7 had a frantic week to pull together all of their planning and ideas to make their models and presentations for their Term One Inquiry - the Balmac Zoo.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Year 7 - End of Term 1, 2017

What an amazing 11 weeks the Year 7 team have had!

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Rippa Rugby Section Winners

The mighty Room 13/14 Sharks Rippa Team beat the Fairfield Broncos to win Section A.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Mystery Box Challenge!

On Monday afternoon the Foods Technology group were given a Mystery box of interesting goodies to create a dish in a Mystery Box challenge.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Science Fair - Term 2

The Science and Technology Fair takes place in term 2. You will receive notices from classroom teachers regarding this. Science fair boards available to purchase at the school office for $10 each.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

School Hats available again

Our new order of school caps has arrived and they can be purchased from the office for$15 each.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Room 14's 2017 Berwick Camp

Read on to find out about our super week at camp.

Posted: Monday April 10, 2017

Rooms 3, 4 and 14 Mystery Box Challenge

The students received 1 hour to prepare a masterchef meal from the mystery box.

Posted: Monday April 10, 2017

Room 3 Great White Sharks

Rippa Rugby is over for Term 1.

Posted: Monday April 10, 2017

Intermediate Orienteering Champs

Congratulations to Tom and Sam who recently won the Intermediate Schools section of the Dunedin Orienteering competition.

Posted: Monday April 10, 2017

Well done Olivia.

Well done Olivia for your certificate for an outstanding Term 1.

Posted: Saturday April 8, 2017

Well done Luke!

Thank you Luke for always leading from the front and displaying excellence in his Balmac values.

Posted: Saturday April 8, 2017

SPLASH!

Room 8 has been hitting Moana Pool for some 'Swimsation' swimming lessons.

Posted: Thursday April 6, 2017

Wow- What a week we had!!

Last week Room 7 heading out to Berwick camp for our week long action packed fun filled adventure. The weather was stunning, the parent helpers were awesome and the students gave everything 100% challenging themselves and having fun as well!!

Posted: Tuesday April 4, 2017

You little Rippers!!

This week Room 7 finished their season of Rippa with a very tight match against the Balmac Sharks.

Posted: Tuesday April 4, 2017

Room 6 has been part of a nation wide writing programme

It's been awesome to be a part of this amazing experience!

Posted: Tuesday April 4, 2017

Southland Summer Sports Exchange

Last week Balmacewen hosted Southland Boys and Southland Girls High Schools in our annual summer sports exchange.

Posted: Sunday April 2, 2017