News

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

 

Hiwi the Kiwi

Today we were extremely lucky to have 'Hiwi the Kiwi' come to school to talk to the Year 8 group about water safety, and fishing rules and regulations so we can all enjoy our kaimoana! 

Posted: Friday March 17, 2017

The Butterfly House Experience

On Thursday, Room 4 enjoyed a trip to the Otago Museum’s tropical rainforest as part of our Term 1 'Survivor' unit. 

Posted: Friday March 17, 2017

BALMAC has a CAMLAB

The CAMLAB is here. Let the creations begin!!

Posted: Thursday March 16, 2017

Warriors Visit and CAMLAB

We've had a few exciting activities again this week in Room 2....

Posted: Thursday March 16, 2017

Room 9 visits the Toitu Museum.

On Tuesday we visited Toitu as part of our term learning.

Posted: Thursday March 16, 2017

Room 9 involved in Get NZ Writing.

Last week we worked on I am/Ko ahau poems as part of our involvement in Get NZ Writing.

Posted: Thursday March 16, 2017

Well done Lilly.

For supporting learning in Room 9 with helpful and thoughtful suggestions.

Posted: Thursday March 16, 2017

Ben Matulino visits Balmac

It's not everyday a Vodafone Warrior comes to school is it?

Posted: Wednesday March 15, 2017

Animal Attic and Butterfly Wars!

Room 7 spent a fantastic day at the Otago Museum as part of our current Survivor integrated theme.

Posted: Wednesday March 15, 2017

Room 6 visit Camlab

What is camlab you ask? Read on to find out

Posted: Tuesday March 14, 2017

Camp was AWESOME!!!

Room 25 & 26 had such an amazing time at camp last week!!!

Posted: Monday March 13, 2017

ROOM 15’S AQUARIUM TRIP 

On Monday the 20th of February Room 15 went to the aquarium and this is what we did. We when into the aquarium and we looked over the topic. The topic was ‘what do I eat? What eats me?’ it was run by Adam and Shelly.

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

Room 24 Assembly

Our assembly is done and dusted!

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

Balmac Super 6 Rap

A lyrical introduction to the  Balmac Super 6. Well done boys!

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

Keeping Ourselves Safe Online.

Phil from Attitude New Zealand discusses keeping our selves safe on line.

Posted: Sunday March 12, 2017

House Sport 2017 Underway

Chapman, Lynn, Highgate and Shetland battle it out.

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Room 3 Aquarium Trip

Check out the pictures of Room 3 at the Portobello Aquarium.

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Meet some of Room 9's super sewers!

The first lot of awesome cushions being completed and ready to go home. I love all the exciting colours and patterns. Well done!

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Room 2 and 6 Waihola Camp 2017

Room 2 and 6 had an amazing 3 days at CYC Waihola. 

Posted: Thursday March 9, 2017

Year 8 Art G & T 

2017 brought many talented artists into our art room and art G & T is well underway. 

Posted: Tuesday March 7, 2017