News

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

 

Important Dates

The best place to keep up to date with the latest events and important dates is on our school calendar which can be accessed via our website: https://www.balmacewen.school.nz/news-and-events/events/ We also put urgent and important updates on our facebook page: @balmacewenintermediate. See below for term dates:

Posted: Tuesday January 24, 2017

The end is now

The 2016 school year is drawing to a close and it is time for Room 24 students to move on into their high school days.

Posted: Monday December 12, 2016

Principal's Message

What a great year we have had!

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

School Holiday Options

Check out these school holiday options

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

All Blacks Camp Holiday Programme

Please see attached more information regarding the ABC4KIDS (All Blacks Camp) Holiday Programme which is set to run in January. Please see the 2 PDf forms attached for more information

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

Jim Hoffmans Christmas Holiday Programme

December 19 to 23 inc.9.00am to 3.00pm each day.Based at Otago Boys High School Gym.Tennis, Badminton and a recreational swim at Moana Pool each day.

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

Otago Cricket School Holiday Programme

Thurs 22nd and Friday 23rd December. Register at www.otagocricket.co.nz

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

Taieri Plains DOathlon

A reminder about this great event that is taking place in Week 3 on Friday 17th February. Lots of great spot prizes. Categories for all ages.

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

Basketball Otago Holiday camps and Trials

BBO will have some holiday camps at the end of January:

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

2017 Kiwi Hoops Basketball Coaching Courses

Offered by Basketball Otago in conjunction with Basketball New Zealand

Posted: Sunday December 11, 2016

Keeping in Touch

This term has seen Balmacewen having success in mixed, girls and boys teams at the Kensington Oval Junior Touch Module.

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

What's hot in the kitchen with Year 8's

Pies, Pavs, Biscuits and Brulees - we have made them all!

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

What's hot in the Kitchen with Year 7's

The Year 7's have cooked their final recipes for the year and ready to cook over the holidays!

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

Merry Christmas

The pressure to finish, the end of year rush and students are doing well to produce quality outcomes.

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

Year 8 News

We wish you a happy festive holiday season with family and friends.

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

Amazing Art Mural

We have had a group of amazing art students working on a spray paint and stencil art mural inspired by New Zealand artist Flox, for out the front of our library, check out the amazing images.

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

Term 4 Music News

Music lessons are now finished for the year and badges have been handed out to those who committed themselves to learning an instrument or being part of a music group for the whole year - well done to all of you!

Posted: Thursday December 8, 2016

Last session of Technology

Today was our last official Technology session for Room 26 students and it was so pleasing to see the finished products.

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

School Council Round Up

We have concluded a busy and exciting year this year with afew last fundraising items in Term 4. Check out what's been happening.

Posted: Wednesday December 7, 2016

Term 4 Rippa Rugby

This term Balmacewen had sixteen teams entered in the Monday rippa competition at the Edgar Centre. Thank you very much to all teachers and parents who helped look after teams.

Posted: Tuesday December 6, 2016