My experience at Logan Park

In recent years we have been happy to welcome a group of students from Thailand who come to improve their English during their school holidays in April. Here is Gam's contribution.

Posted: Wednesday November 27, 2013

International Students Mori Class

During our lessons with Mr Winiata we learned a lot about Mori culture, music and Mori art as well as how their lives used to be before Europeans arrive in New Zealand.

Posted: Saturday November 23, 2013

International student outdoor experience - Milford Sound

For our second trip in term one, we went to Milford Sound. We set off from school in three vans for Te Anau. After a long drive we finally arrived at our hostel, which had an awesome view of the lake.

Posted: Saturday November 23, 2013

Youth Week

Youth Week, organised by Interact, was celebrated in the last week of term 3.

Posted: Friday November 22, 2013

Spirit of New Zealand

My name is Ina Schrer and I was one of the fifty teenagers, who had the great opportunity of spending ten awesome days on a sailing boat called the Spirit of New Zealand. The Spirit of Adventure Trust offered us a life-changing time, full of amazing experiences.

Posted: Thursday November 21, 2013

Race Unity Assembly

On the 19th of March 2013, we had our Race Unity Assembly. It was a good opportunity to get to know all of the different cultures, which are represented at Logan Park High School.

Posted: Thursday November 21, 2013

International student outdoor experience - Camp Tirohanga

While the senior students wrote their practice exams, the international students went on a trip to Tirohanga Camp, near Mosgiel. After we left school, we first went to Sandfly Beach, a beach on the Otago Peninsula. We tried sand surfing and saw the sea lions.

Posted: Thursday November 21, 2013

International student outdoor experience - Lake Tekapo and Mount Cook/Aoraki

It was a nice trip to Lake Tekapo and Mt. Cook with 6 people including me. I spent almost all the time having much fun with Ina and Clara.

Posted: Thursday November 21, 2013

Wakamatsu High School exchange

It was great to welcome six students from Wakamatsu High School. Students from the school have been visiting Logan Park for several years. It is wonderful to have such a close sister school relationship with this school in Chiba.

Posted: Thursday November 21, 2013

International student outdoor experience - Camp Waihola

My first camp with the international students was fun.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

Differences in the School System of Germany and New Zealand

Germany and New Zealand have quite different school systems.

Posted: Tuesday November 19, 2013

International Student Experience

The story of what it is like to be an new international student at Logan Park.

Posted: Tuesday November 12, 2013

Wakamatsu High School exchange

When students from our Wakamatsu sister school came to visit it was very interesting to hear about their lives in Japan. I enjoyed the experience as Im going to travel there next year and volunteer to help families still affected by the tsunami.

Posted: Tuesday November 12, 2013

International Food Festival

During my last year at Logan Park High School, I have participated in lots of activities. All of them were so fun but the best one was the international food festival. As an international prefect, I organised it with the help of the International Office. It was such an awesome experience.

Posted: Tuesday November 12, 2013

International Concert

The International Concert night was a great success with many awesome performances. We worked really hard on all our performances for the International Concert.

Posted: Tuesday November 12, 2013