News

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

 

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

Year 7 Tug of War Champs!

On Friday Room 2 won the Year 7 Tug of War competition, displaying great team work and determination! We are now the first holders of the Freshman Shield and are looking forward to our first challenge next week.

Posted: Sunday April 2, 2017

Well done Solly.

Solly is producing excellent writing and developing stories which have me on the edge of my seat.Warning: This story is not for the faint hearted!

Posted: Saturday April 1, 2017

Well done Olivia.

Olivia has been producing some excellent writing and developing stories which have me on the edge of my seat.

Posted: Saturday April 1, 2017

Well done Cheol.

Cheol has continued to show perseverance in all areas of his learning.

Posted: Saturday April 1, 2017

School Accounts and Winter Sports Fees

Please read on for important messages from our Admin team regarding fees.

Posted: Thursday March 30, 2017

TERM 1 almost done!

The term is coming to an end - and then we take a breather.

Posted: Thursday March 30, 2017

Kids Lit Quiz team get 3rd place

Congratulations to our Kids lit team who competed in the annual kids lit competition at Dunedin North Intermediate on Wednesday.

Posted: Thursday March 30, 2017

Scary Campfire stories from Room 9.

One of our follow up reading activities was to create spooky campfire stories to share. The final stories were clever, spooky and possibly a bit gruesome!

Posted: Thursday March 30, 2017

Year 7 News March 2017

What a busy month of March the Year 7 team have had! The focus for the month of March has been camp!

Posted: Thursday March 30, 2017

A very busy and productive Term One

As you will see in our newsletter, many great stories of student success!

Posted: Wednesday March 29, 2017

Artistic Animals with Attitude

This term Year Eight students have been refining their ideas, drawing and painting skills. They have also been focused on the Balmac Super Six. These works show their ability to: Aim High, Persevere and Problem Solve.

Posted: Wednesday March 29, 2017