News

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

 

Summer Days Writing

Room 7 have been writing about their summer time memories focusing on using the senses and use of imagery to bring their writing to life - check out a sample of our published work!!

Posted: Tuesday March 7, 2017

Our Trip To The Otago Museum

Last Wednesday, Room 8 went on a trip to the Otago Museum to explore the Tropical Rainforest and the Animal Attic as part of our Term 1 'Survivor' unit. 

Posted: Monday March 6, 2017

Room 9 and 11 camp.

What a great camp.

Posted: Monday March 6, 2017

Well done Dylan.

Thanks Dylan for displaying the Balmac values in all areas of school life.

Posted: Monday March 6, 2017

Room 2 Happenings

The busy times continue in Room 2!  We visited the Toitu Museum last week, had our school swimming sports and we are off to camp tomorrow.  Plenty more photos to come after camp!

Posted: Sunday March 5, 2017

Swimming Sports

Room 14 enjoyed the school swimming sports extravaganza.  

Posted: Sunday March 5, 2017

Zoologist visits Room 14

Professor Jon Waters  talked about adaptations that aid survival in a variety of living creatures.

Posted: Tuesday February 28, 2017

Team Building Activities

To kick-start the year we have been participating in team building activities for Physical Education. Check out what Room 3 & 4 have been doing. 

Posted: Monday February 27, 2017

Camp Cooking Practice

Getting prepared for camp.

Posted: Monday February 27, 2017

SPORT and MUSIC PAYMENTS

Term one sport and music payments are now overdue. Sport and music need to be paid in advance and cannot be paid off as part of the school account.  

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

School Accounts

You should have received the first Request for Payment for 2017 via email or in the post if we do not have an email address for you. If you have not received your child's account please contact Keri Ballantyne - kballantyne@balmacewen.school.nz

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

UNIFORM

Please ensure ALL of your child's uniform is named. We have a number of pupils who have misplaced their uniform, but if it is not named it is almost impossible to return it to the rightful owner.

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

HPV

A notice went home to all Year 8 students this week regarding vaccination in schools for all Year 8 pupils.

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

Exciting, energetic, enthusiastic, enjoyable!

We have had a great start to the new school year with many events and opportunities to enjoy. 

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

38mm Table Tennis Club

38mm welcomes all new members - whether seeking social games or local and national competition. Coaching and equipment all provided.

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

Kaikorai Rugby Registration Days

Registration for Kaikorai Rugby Club  is this Sunday 26th February from 10-12am

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

Keeping in Touch...

The touch season has begun at the Oval Junior Module at the Kensington Oval, and Balmacewen has 9 teams entered. 

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

Year 7 news 

It has been a busy time in Year 7 as Balmac's newest pupils settle into life at Balmacewen Intermediate School.

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

2017 House Captains Named

Check out the House Captains for 2017.

Posted: Thursday February 23, 2017

Busy times at Balmac

Room 26 are well into the swing of things at Balmacewen.

Posted: Wednesday February 22, 2017