News

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

 

Marimba lessons have begun

Room 26 have already had a couple of Marimba lessons with Mrs Mepham and the improvements are very pleasing.

Posted: Wednesday March 22, 2017

2017 Dunedin Schools Triathlon

Dunedin schools annual triathlon was held on Wednesday 17th March at Port Chalmers.

Posted: Tuesday March 21, 2017

Butterfly House Visit

Last Friday Room 14 travelled to the Otago Museum to investigate the tropical rainforest.

Posted: Tuesday March 21, 2017

The Minstrel Inspires!

Last week Mark Delacy (Aka the Minstrel) entertained the Year 8 students with his unique presentation.

Posted: Tuesday March 21, 2017

Pancake Day in Room 5

With most of the Foods group at Camp, the R5 group had a pancake challenge.

Posted: Tuesday March 21, 2017

League

Balmacewen entered a team in the Otago League Carnival on Friday March 17th

Posted: Tuesday March 21, 2017

Room 7 take over the CAM LAB.

Last Thursday Room 7 took over the new CAM LAB space to take part in a taster session with Miss Dick.

Posted: Sunday March 19, 2017

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 Museums 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 15S 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