News

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

 

Train Crash

By Michael Rietveld

Posted: Tuesday July 4, 2017

James Cook

By Harry Almey

Posted: Tuesday July 4, 2017

Quick write inspired by music.

By Erandi Gamage

Posted: Tuesday July 4, 2017

Science and Technology Fair - Open for viewing

Students have worked very hard this term to complete their Science and Technology Fair Project. We would like to welcome all parents, friends and family to come and view our Science and Technology Fair on Wednesday from 12pm - 6pm and on Thursday from 9am - 6pm.

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

Contemporary Hei Tiki

Created by Year 7 artists morphed a traditional Hei Tiki with unexpected ideas to create contemporary works. Students focused on putting into practice the painting techniques they had learnt. We hope you'll enjoy their exhibition.

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

Painted Fancy Cats

Created by Year 7 artists these Fancy cats showcase their skills in drawing, developing ideas and use of a variety of painting techniques. They are ceative and joyful. We hope you enjoy their exhibition.

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

Painting with Pamela

A class of Year 8 students worked with local artist Pamela Brown and created paintings around the idea of their Turangawaiwai. Take a look at their fantastic work.

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

Room 15, 23 & 24 Mystery Box Challenge

Just like Masterchef! The students have 4 ingredients to make a dish for their judges who happen to be their classroom teacher.

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

Houses for Artists

Year 8 students completed their term's work this week. Their projects showcase their ideas, skills and creativity. As learners they have aimed high and persevered, problem solved, paid attention to detail and been willing to grow.

Posted: Monday July 3, 2017

HAVE YOU BOOKED IN FOR YOUR SCHOOL INTERVIEW??

School Interviews are in week 1 of term 3. Go to www.schoolinterviews.co.nz and use our code: 4wbuu to book in an interview with your child's teacher.

Posted: Sunday July 2, 2017

Year 7 Options Morning

All year 7 students had an exciting Friday morning. We had an options morning where students could select what they wanted to do.

Posted: Thursday June 29, 2017

Quick write inspired by music.

By Bram

Posted: Wednesday June 28, 2017

Quick write inspired by music.

By Darcy.

Posted: Wednesday June 28, 2017

Final Cushion rotation for 2017

The last rotation of Year 7 students are completing their cushions this week and will be bringing home their masterpiece for the holidays :)

Posted: Tuesday June 27, 2017

Year 8 and Term 2 in Fabrics

Phone cases, fabric houses, pencil cases, drawstring bags and screen printing and camps!

Posted: Tuesday June 27, 2017

Berwick Camp 2017 - Room 8

Room 8 survived Berwick Camp! We had a fantastic time in the rain, snow and sunshine. Here's some of our 'Moment In Time' writing about our memories from camp.

Posted: Tuesday June 27, 2017

Room 3 Camp Movie

Check out our Camp Movie from our time at Berwick in week 2.

Posted: Monday June 26, 2017

Balmacewen success at the Extra Spelling quiz.

Well done Ella, Elizabeth and Charlotte!

Posted: Wednesday June 21, 2017

Futsal begins in Room 26

This week we began our Futsal sessions.

Posted: Wednesday June 21, 2017

Matariki Celebrations

Selected Year 8 Choir students went to the Dunedin Hospital Childcare Centre this week to help with their Matariki celebrations.

Posted: Wednesday June 21, 2017