News

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

 

What's cooking with the Year 8's?

Group A have finished up the term with biscuits, pavlovas, chocolate and the Mystery Box Challenge

Posted: Wednesday April 12, 2017

What's hot in the Kitchen with the Y7's?

Group D have now completed all their cooking from the first unit...

Posted: Wednesday April 12, 2017

The Zoo is Open!

After a busy week at camp Room 7 had a frantic week to pull together all of their planning and ideas to make their models and presentations for their Term One Inquiry - the Balmac Zoo.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Year 7 - End of Term 1, 2017

What an amazing 11 weeks the Year 7 team have had!

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Rippa Rugby Section Winners

The mighty Room 13/14 Sharks Rippa Team beat the Fairfield Broncos to win Section A.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Mystery Box Challenge!

On Monday afternoon the Foods Technology group were given a Mystery box of interesting goodies to create a dish in a Mystery Box challenge.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Science Fair - Term 2

The Science and Technology Fair takes place in term 2. You will receive notices from classroom teachers regarding this. Science fair boards available to purchase at the school office for $10 each.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

School Hats available again

Our new order of school caps has arrived and they can be purchased from the office for$15 each.

Posted: Tuesday April 11, 2017

Room 14's 2017 Berwick Camp

Read on to find out about our super week at camp.

Posted: Monday April 10, 2017

Rooms 3, 4 and 14 Mystery Box Challenge

The students received 1 hour to prepare a masterchef meal from the mystery box.

Posted: Monday April 10, 2017

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