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

Year 12 Performances get top marks

Year 12 have been really challenged this year by a range of texts.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

The Year that Rocked

There have been some thunderous loud sounds going on at the back of the school, demonstrating that the art of rocknroll is still very much alive at LPHS.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Music Department Report

We are so spoiled in the Music Department, because every school day of the year we are treated to the creative sounds that our wonderful students create, and we get to witness the growth in skills, and the development of the ensembles that we support.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Drama Department Report

The Drama department has been very busy in 2013. It all started with a change of HOD in January. After many years building a fantastic department Denise Walsh retired. Although she has been on hand to help me settle in.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Toroa Group Photos

Photos of all of the House Groups.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

'Equus' - Level 3 NCEA production

Equus is a dark exploration of many themes including religion, passion and the role of medicine in society. The complex relationship between a psychiatrist and a troubled boy was performed brilliantly by Matthew Scadden and Blake McAlevey-Scurr.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Review of 'Tribes' at the Fortune Theatre

Over 100 drama students went to see Tribes by Nina Raine along with Ms Johnson, Ms Fraser and Mrs Spicer. The quietly devastating Tribes does more than revolve around a young deaf mans place in his family: it makes you hear the world differently.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Futsal Report

This year has seen Logan Park enter an unprecedented 12 teams playing futsal in term 1. With teams in every category, there were nearly a hundred students playing futsal, more than any other school in Dunedin.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Sports Day

This years Sports Day, unlike last year, managed to last the whole day without raining, a great start! Once again each House was proudly represented with a barrage of colour and noise. With over 130 events to get through it showcased some of our best athletes, striving to break records,...

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Interhouse Indoor Rowing

This years annual Inter-House indoor rowing competition took place in Term 4 in October. Last years competition was won by Toroa by 6 points, and the competition was expected to be as fierce as it was last year.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

A Day in the Life of Logan Park High School

A gallery of photos from 2013.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Senior Prizegiving Awards

List of Awards at Senior Prizegiving 2013, held at Otago University College of Education Auditorium, November 6th 2013.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Interhouse Cross Country

This years Inter-House Cross Country took place on a sunny Wednesday in July. The competition was won by Aoraki in 2012 and competition was going to be fierce as not only were there points for the annual House trophy up for grabs, but also the prestige of winning the House...

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Chamber Music Group

We were pleased to have another strong showing at this year's Regional NZCT Chamber Music Contest.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Health and Physical Education Report

Over the past 3 years, the Health and Physical Education curriculum at Logan Park has been adapted to reflect the needs of our students. Today, students now learn more than simply basic skills and playing games.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013

Creative writing - 1st Place - Meg Van Hale

Creative writing by Meg Van Hale.

Posted: Wednesday November 20, 2013