News

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

 

Basketball Holiday Camps

Boys and Girls Basketball Camps are available these school holidays. Read on for more info...

Posted: Sunday March 26, 2017

Room 10 Week 5 Newsletter 29/2/17

This week in Room 10 we went to Toitu to learn about Dunedin's history.

Posted: Sunday March 26, 2017

Balmacewen Girls Cricket

Our girls cricket team have had a very successful term playing in the NZ Shield Competition.

Posted: Sunday March 26, 2017

Well done Keziah!

This week's Room 9 assembly certificate goes to Keziah for always being ready for learning and approaching her learning with enthusiasm. Thanks Keziah for all your hard work and efforts.

Posted: Sunday March 26, 2017

Well done Riley!

Riley has received her certificate in using good manners. It is lovely having such great manners on display every day in Room 9. Thanks Riley.

Posted: Sunday March 26, 2017

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